Posts tagged Wedding Vows
It's only words - Speeches, vows and why they matter

A staple part of both the wedding ceremony and the traditional dinner and toasts is a traditional choice of words and speeches – at the ceremony itself, you have an exchange of vows that have remained fairly standard throughout the years, and at the dinner following this, you have the famous speeches from the family of the couple at the main table.  Words are a huge part of any wedding, and choosing the right ones can change the feel of the whole event.  Some best man speeches are best left forgotten – but as society becomes more flexible in their approach to tradition, so does the idea of such speeches and even the vows.  Essentially, it’s your wedding – and at your wedding, you and anyone else can say whatever they like!

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