Adorable husband becomes the green pinky for his wife to lean on

May 8, 2016 at 8:16 p.m. ET

Get ready to feel all the feelings.

Last week, nurse Libby Sanders posted a simple photo on Facebook that showed her hand on top of her husband's. Pretty run-of-the-mill — but the sweet sentiment attached to it was anything but.

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"I was painting my nails and made a comment that I forget I don't have to paint my pinky nail on my left hand," she wrote. "I simply forget that I lost my pinky, but it is always kind of a bummer when I am reminded."

So her husband, Matt, did something any good husband would do — he volunteered to be her finger.

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"Matt said 'I will be your surrogate pinky. You can paint my pinky to match your nails for the rest of our lives.' And so we did," she added.

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The simple, sweet gesture was a no-brainer for Matt. "She told me how odd it is to not have a pinky and she looked a little disappointed,” he told New York magazine. “I didn’t think about it, I just wanted to make her happy, so I offered up mine in its place.”

Men, take note.

"This is who I married," Libby wrote on Facebook. "I cannot image a sweeter, kinder man. No words adequately describe our love."

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