WATCH: DC couple shares first, last kiss at Dave Thomas Circle Wendy’s before restaurant closes

More than 20 years after sharing their first kiss at the Wendy’s in D.C.’s infamous “Dave Thomas Circle,” Monica and Melvin Gerald took one more ride through the drive-thru lane to share their last kiss there.

On Tuesday, the District closed the restaurant in an effort to make the intersection safer.

“He tells our kids this story all the time. There’s not a day that he passes by here with them in the car that he doesn’t say, ‘You know, this is where your mom and I had our first kiss.'”

Watch NBC Washington’s coverage below.

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