It is a love story that never fades and today (23.9.2022) every year for a decade it revives on Twitter and moves. tolislovedmaria is in the Top-5 trends and this year everyone remembers Tolis who loved Maria or his “Maraki”, as he called her, while he was fighting cancer.
The hashtag tolislovedmaria on Twitter started 10 years ago today when Tolis passed away at a young age after a tough battle with cancer. His last wish was for the world to know his love story with Maria, whom he had known since childhood.
“Known since the age of 6, a couple since the age of 18, today turns 30. Next to me, a support, to lift the heavy lifting. Maraki, thank you for everything”, he wrote on his account (@moloch82) on June 9, 2012. A few months later, he passed away and his specific tweet is retweeted every year on the Greek side of Twitter.
It is being retweeted “for now, before, after and everything”, as various Twitter users romantically write, since Tolis would have turned 40 years old today. “Whether she would still be with Maraki or not, no one knows and will never know, but their love remained indestructible,” write those who remember that time.
In fact, tolislovedmaria even became a global trend. Toli’s account remains active to this day and anyone can read how he recounted his battle with cancer, truthfully and raw.
That’s why everyone remembers, every year, that Tolis loved Maria: