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Paraplegic bride loses 192 pounds, walks on wedding day

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ATLANTA (WXIA) -- When Rob Dietrich carried Tami Martin out of the church as his new bride, she'd just finished the most important walk of her life.

"I walked down the aisle publicly after being told I would never walk again," Martin said.

She says doctors told her she would never make it the 63 feet with her walker tucked beneath her white dress, but Martin is not the type to accept the word "no." Setting and achieving goals is her way of life after spending the last 15 years as a paraplegic.

"As we go on, there are all these firsts. She's breaking records every day," Rob Dietrich said.

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