He Looked At His Girlfriend And Knew Something Was Wrong

From innocent schoolyard crushes to blossoming young love, their budding romance grew over the years. And although they couldn’t know it at the time, their relationship would impact their futures in ways that they could never imagine.

Childhood Sweethearts

Jake Coates and childhood sweetheart Emmy Collett met in grade school when they were just 11-years-old. The young boy from Monmouth, Wales and the girl from Luckington, Wiltshire attended primary school together and formed an early bond.