Chattering Mind

Chattering Mind


No More Pre-Dawn Weddings in Vegas

posted by chattering mind

Don’t rush out to get married after midnight in Las Vegas, Nevada anymore. Law changes this week force those dying to tie the knot to wait until the morning to get hitched. It’s sort of like a gun law, I guess. And not a bad idea.

Learn more fun facts about Las Vegas nuptials (which can be quite spiritual and lovely) on Reverend Laurie Sue Brockway’s “Wedlok” blog. She says only four percent of all Vegas marriage licenses were issued in the middle of the night anyway: “And you can still get yours from 8:30 a.m. to midnight seven days a week.”

Photo by Casey Bisson



Advertisement
Comments read comments(2)
post a comment
Shelley Ackerman

posted August 30, 2006 at 1:06 am


Hi Amy and Laurie Sue: While the new Vegas law prohibiting weddings in the middle of the night could prevent the disaster of some impulsive lovers, it certainly limits the options of a better wedding chart for others. Astrologers go crazy trying to find the perfect moment and the perfect chart for a long-lasting happy and healthy union. I myself am guilty of recommending at 2 or 3 AM wedding to a client or two. I think the new law is as misguided as last week’s I.A.U. ruling on small but mighty Pluto, who (as the ruler of mysterious and resourceful Scorpio) is busy plotting his revenge and comeback!>



report abuse
 

daria

posted August 31, 2006 at 6:57 pm


For my friend CC, news of this law will forevermore be referred to as “Black Monday”. CC was married in in Vegas, in the wee hours, at least three times. (maybe more; I met her during her fifth marriage). When we talked about this, she said many things that left me crying and laughing, the most memorable of which was “…this really makes me rethink everything.” BTW, she’s the best friend a person could ever have – honest, loyal, forgiving; she’s just not very good at picking men (by her own admission). If ever there was a woman in love with love…>



report abuse
 

Post a Comment

By submitting these comments, I agree to the beliefnet.com terms of service, rules of conduct and privacy policy (the "agreements"). I understand and agree that any content I post is licensed to beliefnet.com and may be used by beliefnet.com in accordance with the agreements.



Previous Posts

More blogs to enjoy!!!
Thank you for visiting Chattering Mind. This blog is no longer being updated. Please enjoy the archives. Here is another blog you may also enjoy: Inspiration Report Happy Reading!!!  

posted 9:09:39am Jul. 10, 2012 | read full post »

CM's Final Posts: You Can Fill the Space
Eighteen years ago, I wrote an article for a magazine that got me called in for a taped interview with a Fox TV morning news anchor. Being an effective communicator and a skillful public speaker was a dream of mine at the time. And still is. After some 30 minutes of prep with the station's hair-and-

posted 3:14:59pm Jul. 27, 2007 | read full post »

Websites to Visit, Blogs to Read
Here are some blogs and websites I like. It's not a complete list. But it's a start. The first is called New Moon Journal and it is written by Michele Bailey-Lessirard, a life coach, collage artist, and "shamanic astrologer." On the opening page of her site, you'll find a little slide show of her am

posted 1:24:03pm Jul. 27, 2007 | read full post »

Still Posted at My Desk
"Take off from here. And don't be so earnest, let others wear the sackcloth and the ashes. Let go, let fly, forget. You've listened long enough. Now strike your note." From "Station Island," by Seamus Heaney

posted 1:13:33pm Jul. 27, 2007 | read full post »

And Finally, This:
Place your burden at the feet of the Lord of the Universe who accomplishes everything. Remain all the time steadfast in the heart, in the Transcendental Absolute. God knows the past, present and future. He will determine the future for you and accomplish the work. What is to be done will be done at

posted 11:30:38am Jul. 27, 2007 | read full post »




Report as Inappropriate

You are reporting this content because it violates the Terms of Service.

All reported content is logged for investigation.