Have a holly, Dolly Thanksgiving! Dolly Parton celebrated the autumn vacation by sharing a throwback picture with husband Carl Thomas Dean.
“Happy #Thanksgiving from me and mine to you and yours ❤️,” the 75-year-old singer captioned the snap via Instagram on Thursday, November 25.
The “Jolene” songstress wore a black dress with a white ruffle down the entrance within the classic picture as her iconic blonde hair stood excessive atop her head. Dean, for his half, wore a swimsuit, purple shirt and purple and black striped tie.
“Carl Dean was hot! 🔥🔥🔥,” one fan commented on the snap from Parton’s youthful days. Another person added, “Obsessed with all the Carl Dean publicity lately 👏👏.”
A 3rd fan praised the “Coat of Many Colors” singer for her and Dean’s potential to make their marriage final greater than 55 years.
“I love how wholesome and true you have stayed all these years,” the person wrote. “So happy that your marriage has outlasted so many. ❤️.”
Parton’s throwback picture, which featured the couple sitting on what seems to be a velvet sofa, is the second time this month that the singer has given followers a glimpse at her life with Dean, now 79.
Earlier this month, the Grammy winner sang her husband’s praises whereas selling her new attire launch.
“Find you a partner who will support you like my Carl Dean does!” the Dolly Parton, Songteller: My Life in Lyrics creator captioned an edited throwback picture of the pair by way of Instagram on November 2.
The Dollywood proprietor smiled whereas holding arms together with her man within the snap. Dean, for his half, wore one of many tees from her new classic merchandise assortment.
Over the years, Parton, who married Dean in May 1966, has opted to maintain her marriage out of the limelight as a lot as doable.
Earlier this year, nonetheless, she honored her love on his birthday by recreating her Playboy journal cover greater than 40 years after she first placed on the bunny ears and corset.
“Today is July 20. It’s my husband Carl’s birthday and you’re probably wondering why I’m dressed like this,” Parton defined in a video by way of Twitter in July whereas sporting a black physique swimsuit, bunny ears and a bowtie. “Remember some time back I said I was going to pose for Playboy magazine when I was 75? Well, I’m 75 and they don’t have a magazine anymore.”
The “Here You Come Again” musician revealed that her “husband always loved” her unique 1978 cover, which is why she determined to slide again into the outfit for his big day.
“I was trying to think of something to do to make him happy. He still thinks I’m a hot chick after 57 years — and I’m not going to try to talk him out of that,” she added.
The “9 to 5” singer might have proven Dean some love on his birthday, however she hardly ever reveals him off in public. In reality, she revealed in October 2020 that a part of the important thing to their profitable marriage is protecting her career separate from her relationship.
“When people ask me why it’s lasted this long, I say, ‘Because I stay gone.’ And there’s a lot of truth in that — the fact that we’re not in each other’s faces all the time,” Parton advised Entertainment Tonight on the time. “But we do have a great respect and admiration for each other. We both have a great sense of humor. So, we have a lot of fun.”