S: Maria & Wade: The Engagement
BC: The End
FC: The Engagement Session: True love, frozen in time. | Maria and Wade
1: Once in awhile, Right in the middle of an ordinary life, Love gives us a fairy tale. ~ Anonymous ~
2: The Engagement: He told her they were having lunch with his parents. She believed him. He said his parents had forgotten they already had golf plans and would not be joining them. She believed him. He packed a picnic lunch, and brought her out on the lake. She had no idea what was coming. He told her the radio was broken so she would stand. She believed him. He got down on one knee and.... She couldn't believe it.
4: Lunch, Champagne, Cake? He was prepared.
5: Just in Case the Ring ended up in the Lake...
6: So faith, hope, love remain, these three; but the greatest of these is LOVE. 1Cor 13:13
8: Love at Third Sight
9: "I found the one my heart loves." ~ Song of Solomon 3:4
13: Where there is love there is life. Mohandas Gandhi
14: Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love. Mother Teresa
18: For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul. ~Judy Garland
20: Vietnamese Traditional Engagement Ceremony Two Families United October 15th, 2011
21: The Vietnamese Traditional Engagement Ceremony highlights the unifying nature of marriage. Not only does the couple come together, but it is the merging of two families. The Groom's Family begins by processing to the home of the bride and her parents bearing traditional gifts.
22: The parents meet, and the gifts are exchanged before everyone enters the home. The Vietnamese Dress, or Ao Dai, is often worn during these special occasions.
24: The gifts are presented, and the bride makes her entrance. Then, the groom proposes with the engagement ring.
25: The (2nd) Proposal
26: We Are Family!
27: A family is pieced together with hope and faith. A family is quilted and bound with love and grace.
29: Let's Celebrate!
30: Just | A Bit Of | Family | Fun!
32: Love conquers all. Virgil