Photos: 5-year-old girl scheduled for 4th Open Heart Surgery marries best friend

A 5-year-old girl who has been slated to undergo her fourth open heart surgery has gotten married to her best friend.

The girl, Sophia Chiappalone from Connecticut, USA, was born with a defective heart and wasn’t expected to live past the age of 2 but has defied the odds and medical speculations.

The young girl ahead of her fourth surgery however got married to her best friend as both appeared in beautiful pre-wedding shoot.

Sophia, according to report has been in and out of the hospital since her birth and has had a dream wedding in mind with her best friend, Hunter, as her groom.

Kristy, Sophia’s mother, got the permission of Hunter’s family and staged a “wedding photoshoot” for the two kids.

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Photos: 5-year-old girl scheduled for 4th Open Heart Surgery marries best friendPhotos: 5-year-old girl scheduled for 4th Open Heart Surgery marries best friendPhotos: 5-year-old girl scheduled for 4th Open Heart Surgery marries best friendPhotos: 5-year-old girl scheduled for 4th Open Heart Surgery marries best friendPhotos: 5-year-old girl scheduled for 4th Open Heart Surgery marries best friendPhotos: 5-year-old girl scheduled for 4th Open Heart Surgery marries best friendPhotos: 5-year-old girl scheduled for 4th Open Heart Surgery marries best friendPhotos: 5-year-old girl scheduled for 4th Open Heart Surgery marries best friendPhotos: 5-year-old girl scheduled for 4th Open Heart Surgery marries best friendPhotos: 5-year-old girl scheduled for 4th Open Heart Surgery marries best friend