Saturday, March 17, 2007

A Marraige Meme

My friend at My Thoughtful Spot was tagged to do this so I decided it would be a great second post.I have to say DH is my Very best friend and I don't tell him often enough.

1. Where/How did you meet? at the pool at age 13
2. How long have you known each other? nearly 30 years!
3. How long after you met did you start dating? immediately for 1 year, then again in High School.
4. How long did you date before you were engaged? 6 years
5. How long was your engagement? almost 3 years; was supposed to be 2
6. How long have you been married? 20 years
7. What is your anniversary? 8/9/86
8. How many people came to your wedding reception? About 150 ?
9. What kind of cake did you serve? Atkins farms-with fresh flowers on top
10. Where was your wedding? Holy Cross
11. What did you serve for your meal? Ham for adults, Happy Meal for the kids-- lts of them!
12. How many people were in your wedding party? a maid of honor, a best man, 4 bridesmaids, 4 ushers, a sister carrying the new family bible, 1 to sing
13. Are you still friends with them all? unfortunately no
14. Did your spouse cry during the ceremony? yes
15. Most special moment of your wedding day? Msgr. and DH's uncle discovering each other... they were childhood playmates!
16. Any funny moments? DH getting tired of Goodbyes delaying the honeymoon; He scooped me up an ran me out to the car through the crowd.
17. Any big disasters? I later heard the hall had a flood in the basement but they didn'y let it become my problem.
18. Where did you go on your honeymoon? Northern VT ski lodge in summer; very private
19. How long were you gone? one week
20. If you were to do your wedding over, what would you change? get along better with the Moms
21. What side of the bed do you sleep on?: Left
22. What size is your bed? full
23. Greatest strength as a couple? communication
24. Greatest challenge as a couple? my moods
25. Who literally pays the bills? Jeff
26. What is your song? Your Song Elton John
27. What did you dance your first dance to? Same but first actual song the DJ played was Celebration!
28. Describe your wedding dress: White satin, square neck, daisy and pearl appliques, tiered skirt. Made it myself. with Mom's veil re done with fresh lace edging.
29. What kind of flowers did you have at your wedding? Irises and daisies
30. Are your wedding bands engraved? Yes with the date we supposed to get married the year before!
How old were you when you got married? We were both 21.

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