Vanessa Bryant Posts Heartbreaking Message to Kobe on His Favorite Holiday: 'My Forever Valentine'
'Kisses to you and Gigi in heaven,' Vanessa Bryant wrote on Instagram on Valentine's Daya happy Valentine’s Day nearly three weeks after his death. Vanessa, 37, shared a photo of Kobe wrapping his arms around her and giving her a kiss on the cheek while she smiles at the camera. Underneath the photo, lyrics to Lauryn Hill’s song “Tell Him” scrolled by. “To my forever Valentine, I love you so much,” Vanessa wrote in the Instagram caption. “Missing you so much on your favorite holiday. Te amo per sempre.” The tribute post was also dedicated to the couple’s 13-year-old daughter Gianna Bryant , who died alongside her dad and seven others in the helicopter crash on January 26. “Kisses to you and Gigi in heaven,” Vanessa added in the caption. “Happy Valentine’s Day, my babies. With all my love, your boo-boo.” The post garnered several comments of support for Vanessa, including one from Khloe Kardashian, who wrote, “I love you V! Your love will last forever and always ❤️❤️❤️” Vanessa and Kobe tied the knot in April 2001, when he was just 22 and she was 18. During their nearly 19-year marriage, the couple welcomed four daughters: Gianna, Natalia, 17, Bianka, 3, and 7-month-old Capri. Vanessa’s moving post comes the same day that the Lakers announced that will be held for the NBA legend and his daughter on February 24. RELATED: Shaquille O’Neal and Charles Barkley Open Up About Kobe Bryant’s Death: ‘It Was Very Hard’ The date of the memorial, 2/24/20, holds special significance for the Bryant family, as Gianna wore jersey No. 2 at the Mamba Sports Academy, and Bryant wore No. 24 in the latter half of his career. The “20” also represents the number of years Byrant and Vanessa were together. The other victims of the crash — Read more: People
I am so very sorry for your loss,so saddened,n heartbroken for you.I pray you try n find some ❤️ goes out to you, God Bless You,n your Beautiful Girls.Muvh love n prayer's from Alabama. Heartbroken enough to charge his fans $224 to mourn. Even after Colorado? LOL Your daily reminder that she filed for divorce from her 'Forever Valentine' -- TWICE.
Bless her heart 💔 Prayers for her. This has to be such an awful time for her and their family. Awe that’s so sweet
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