She’s wearing the ring. He’s walking on clouds. Her mother is having excited phone calls with bridal shops. Her sister is researching honeymoon cruises. His little brother is gathering tin cans and snickering with his friends about what they’ll write on the car in shoe polish.
But don’t forget the ceremony itself.
But writing your vows can be more difficult than it seems.
So, here is an assortment of traditional, avant garde, cultural and modern wedding vows for you to use as a source of inspiration.
It is important to note that if you are getting married in a religious setting, check with your officiant as there may be specific words that cannot be deviated from. Find out if and where you can add your own embellishments, loving words, funny promises (such as, I promise never to serve you broiled liver again!) and inside jokes.
Here are a few to choose from: