The cheap birthday messages may be over, but Shaniera and Wasim Akram are still working hard to celebrate their love and memories as they get older and wiser each year. When the cricketer rang in the 55th this year, his wife confirmed that he was in love, near or far.
Using social media to express how grateful he is for being his companion over the years, Shaniera posted a lovely photo sharing moments of laughter together.
She posted, “Heroes come and go, but legends are eternal! You truly inspire the world, not just our little family. You prove that age is just a number and can keep getting better over time.” did.
Younger than when we first met, but feeling wiser than before, she revealed how happy she was to be by his side.
“I am so proud of who you were before we met and who you have been since then. A true pioneer, an independent asset to this world and a truly outstanding person inside and out in the public eye. You make me want you Be a better human being and teach me that the true meaning of happiness is to live the moment and cherish every moment.”
Then the activist lamented that the two couldn’t be together today.
“Today we’re not together for your birthday, but you made it look like we’ve never been apart. Wishing you a long and happy life, the more you keep smiling, the sooner the time will pass. We’re in each other’s arms. Go until you are embraced. You will always be the best thing that ever happened to me. I love you now and always,” she wrote.
Wa-Sim then answered the wish with her own happy message, revealing a way to repay love and give him the strength to cope on the streets.
The Akram family has always given us a reason to smile in tough times. From wholesome content with our daughters during the lockdown to celebrating their son’s milestones, we can’t wait to see them reuniting and celebrating together.
As birthdays turn into smaller, intimate and memorable ways during the pandemic, everyone is excited to be more reflective of their expressions of love and what really matters.