These beautiful photos by Alfred Eisenstaedt show couples sharing a last kiss before the soldiers departed for war, at Penn Station in 1943. How stirring to wonder how many of the couples were reunited, or if this was their very last kiss. Can you imagine how hard it would be to let each other go?
Here are seven more photos, below…
(Photos by Alfred Eisenstaedt from the Life Archives. Via The Wall Breakers)