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MAFS stars Melissa Rawson and Bryce Ruthven celebrate first anniversary

The loved-up duo have marked the milestone with heartfelt tributes.
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They faced the most drama of any couple on their season of Married At First Sight – but, now, they’re one of the only couples in the show’s history who are still together.

Proving their romance was meant for the real world, Melissa Rawson and Bryce Ruthven have not only gone the distance since filming, but are currently expecting twins together.

WATCH: Melissa and Bryce’s gender reveal party

Eagerly awaiting the arrival of twin boys, Liss and Bryce recently celebrated their one year anniversary on September 18th.

Marking the milestone with a heartfelt tribute on Instagram, Liss shared a series of photos of their love outside of the MAFS ‘experiment’.

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Melissa and Bryce celebrate one year together. (Credit: Instagram)

Showing off some of their sweetest moments – from becoming engaged for real to announcing their pregnancy – the reality TV star gushed about her partner.

“We met and fell in love under the craziest of circumstances,” she writes. “Neither of us could have ever imagined that 365 days later, we would be madly in love, matching tattoos, living together, adopted a puppy, engaged, planning our wedding and soon to celebrate the birth of our children!”

“You truly make me so happy and feel loved every single day and my life is exceptional because you’re a part of it.”

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Liss says Bryce makes her life “exceptional.” (Credit: Instagram)

Posting his own photo carousel on Instagram, Bryce shared the love for his fiancée alongside four snaps from their ‘wedding’ day.

“As a beautiful woman once said on September 18, 2020, ‘Whatever our future holds, all I know is my new forever begins here today with you,'” he says, referencing the wedding vows they exchanged in their first encounter on Married At First Sight.

“She wasn’t wrong.. and my life is better for having you come into it. Happy anniversary, love you so much!”

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The couple met at the altar on MAFS. (Credit: Nine Network)

At 25 weeks, Liss is past the halfway mark of her pregnancy.

Opening up about becoming a mother, the 32-year-old star said “Words cannot describe the joy, love and pure excitement we feel for one another and for our babies.”

In a recent Instagram post, she admitted the twin boys are more prone to kicking as time ticks on.

“The belly has certainly popped in the last few weeks – and every now and again, our two little babes give me a subtle jab, reminding me that their time to join us is rapidly getting closer,” she wrote.

Not long to go now!

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Melissa and Bryce are past the 25 week mark. (Credit: Instagram)

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