Bride's Mom Leaves Behind Sweet Wedding Surprise After Dying of Lung Cancer

March 22, 2019

By Molly Ade

These shoes were made for pulling at your heartstrings.

Bride-to-be Emma of Leicestershire had hoped her mother would be by her side on her August 2019 wedding day.

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Sadly, Emma’s mom died of lung cancer in 2017.

But she found a way to be at the wedding in the form of a pair of shoes.

With the help of the groom, Emma’s mother secretly paid for Emma’s shoes and had a sweet message engraved on the sole.

"Wanted you to have a gift from me on your wedding day. Your wedding shoes are my gift to you,” the note read. “Hope you have a magical day. Lots and lots of love and big hugs, MUM xxxx"