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It’s a rare thing to make it close to the top tier of the wedding anniversary gifts — 90 years!

But one Perth couple has beat the odds this week and were able to rightfully swap platinum gifts as they celebrated 70 years together yesterday.

Joy and Dave Police were married on 1 March 1947, and thewest.com.au covered their story including a very humble wedding present request reveal…

Source: The West Australian/thewest.com.au Facebook/Clarissa Phillips

And, their secret? It’s nothing new but it’s been working for them — “always settle your arguments before you go to bed,” Joys says.

Read the full story here.

According to the traditional anniversary gifts list, it’s gold for your 50th, diamond for your 60th and platinum for your 70th.

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