High school relationships require a fair amount of sneaking around and breaking rules.
Many people have dreams of finding love in high school and staying together for life, though that is not often the case.
Marrying a high school sweetheart is even more difficult for people who grow up to be celebrities as life choices may change.
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But making it through, despite the odds, is one of the things that makes the following black celebrity marriages unique.
Below are seven of your favourite black celebrities who married their high school sweethearts: