Jackie Parker and Janet Kennedy were able to hug for the first time in months.
The 82-year-olds had to cut off physical contact when Janet's nursing home in Indiana closed to visitors last year.
The facility reopened on Wednesday after the state eased restrictions.
The twins say it's wonderful to be by each other's side once again.
Janet and Jackie say it was emotional seeing each other face-to-face again.
They spent the rest of day catching up and looking at photos.
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