Man on Honeymoon Forgets New Bride at Gas Station

A German man returning from his honeymoon has some explaining to do after leaving his new bride at a highway gas station and not noticing for several hours.  Police said the couple was heading home to Berlin from France when the groom pulled over for gas near the central town of Bad Hersfeld.  

The woman had been sleeping in the back of the couple’s van and reportedly got up to use the restroom…unbeknownst to her husband.  He drove off before she returned.  

He did not notice her absence for 2 1/2 hours.  He called police who told him she was patiently waiting.