Winning a millionaire prize is the dream of all those who try their luck. Some of the most popular illusions are traveling, buying a home or paying debts, but a Cornish couple took advantage of the fact that they won a prize of one million pounds, which means a little more than a million euros in exchange, to prepare the wedding of your dreams
Christine and Nick, a couple living in Cornwall, began to prepare their wedding after more than two years of relationship. Marriage is a very important decision and the couple was looking forward to their big day without expecting that days before the wedding they would also be the protagonists by winning a million-dollar prize.
A million pound wedding gift
A totally unexpected wedding gift, the new millionaire Christine ensured that the portal would play the lottery that same weekend.
The couple, with more than two years of relationship, had the best imaginable wedding gift, more than one million euros, to finalize the details of their big day. Christine, who has four children from a previous relationship, assures the same outlet that she was so stunned when she realized they were millionaires that she literally fell out of bed.
This is how Christine found out she was a millionaire
Christine said that the day after the draw, she checked the winning numbers and realized that they had won a prize, but to make sure, “I woke up my stepson to check.” He agreed that they had been winners, but nervous, she preferred to check her ticket at a store in her town.
‘My God, you’ve won the lottery!’, was what the local worker told her when checking the ticket at the terminal and in a daze, Christine went home and decided to call the National Lottery customer service number to to check again that she was a millionaire, since an operator assured her that “she has won a million pounds sterling”.
News of the incredible victory spread quickly as Christine’s family gathered at her home as they waited for Nick, 55, to return from work. When he arrived at the home they shared, one of his daughters asked him “what would you do with 1 million pounds?” who told him the excellent news.
Thanks to the millionaire prize he will fulfill his dream
This great news was undoubtedly a surprise that crowned their wedding preparations. Christine assured that “it was a magical day, even more knowing that we were millions, for both of us it was the most incredibly happy day with all our family.”
With the prize of one million, Christine gave her husband a new van and hopes to fulfill his dream. The new millionaire hopes to swim with dolphins very soon, “I can’t guarantee that I’ll get in the water, but seeing them up close in the sea will be a dream come true,” said Christine.