Former kidnapped and sexual victim Elizabeth Smart is now a married woman. Smart recently got married at a temple in Oahu’s North Shore, Hawaii.
The 24-year-old woman married her fiancee Matthew Gilmour at a simple ceremony at the Laie Hawaii Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. According to reports, Smart, a senior at Brigham Young University first meet Gilmour, of Aberdeen, Scotland, while doing Mormon missionary work in Paris. The newly wed couple were reportedly very happy and are now having their honeymoon.
Smart became famous around the world after she was earlier kidnapped at knifepoint while she was 14 years old. She was held captive for nine months by suspect Brian David Mitchell where she was sexually abused by the latter. In 2010, the court convicted Mitchell to life imprisonment for the kidnapping and sexual assault of Smart. Indeed, most often a harrowing experience always have a happy ending!