A Family Member Said a Very Hurtful Thing. What They Did About It is Unforgettable.

By the time he hit 327 pounds, Robert Foster had been playing “the fat guy” for decades. His size was the thing that made him stand out. His wife, Jessica, was also obese, at 287 pounds. Unlike Rob, she felt invisible.

In late 2011, a close family member made a comment at the dinner table that stuck with her:

“She used to be something to look at. Not anymore.”

In late March 2012, the Colorado couple had an emotional conversation. Jess was coming up on her 30th birthday and was sick of the way she looked and felt. They had had talks like this before, where they talked about needing to change, but something was different that night.

Read the whole story: Couple Loses 280 Pounds