In a statement from Justin Divaris, who is at Reeva Steenkamp's memorial today, he said, "Oscar would often tell me how much he loved Reeva."
The court in Pretoria was told that, "Reeva and Oscar had nothing but love for each other" in a statement from Reeva's best friend.
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