S: The Wedding of Donald & Amanda Swift
FC: JUNE 15, 2013 | DONALD + AMANDA
1: Loving someone is a leap of faith. You are giving them your heart and trusting them not to break it... No matter what happens I will still never regret making that leap for you.
2: Like a river flows so surely to the sea darling, so it goes some things are meant to be.
3: Engagement | Our
7: Rehearsal | The
10: Love puts the fun in together, the sad in apart, and the joy in a heart.
13: With all our family and friends, we shared the story of how we grew to find each other.
16: To love someone deeply gives you strength. Being loved by someone deeply gives you courage. -Lao Tzu
19: To the world you are one person, but to me, you are the world.
22: This day I will marry my best friend, the one I laugh with, live for, dream with, love.
35: Love doesn't make the world go round, love is what makes the ride worthwhile. - Elizabeth Browning
39: Dancing with the feet is one thing, but dancing with the heart is another.
46: "When we celebrate a marriage, what we really are celebrating is the coming together, soul to soul, of two people who have found hope in the future through the eyes of their beloved. Hope that the world is good and generous. Hope that life has meaning and purpose. And hope that we are understood, appreciated, and truly loved. The union between Don and Amanda means all of that and more. Together they will go forth, prosper, and thrive. They know and feel in the eyes of their beloved that they are the best that they can be. They believe in the strength of one another."
47: "They have come to realize that the one they love is the shelter from the storm. We have known for some time that Amanda was Don's one true beloved, and now we know that Amanda's one true beloved is Don. This union is blessed with love, faith, and respect. The beautiful couple can go forth hand in hand, heart to heart, and share in the joy and riches of their life that is to come. Everyone raise their glasses to a toast for the beautiful Don and Amanda." -Don Swift, Sr
58: Proposal: Islamorada, Florida Keys, FL Engagement Photos: Savannah, GA Rehearsal Dinner: Wolfgang's Bistro Highlands, NC Ceremony & Reception: The Bascom Center for Visual Arts Highlands, NC
59: Parents: Laraine Mizell & In Loving Memory Johnny Mizell Don & Randy Swift Maid of Honor: Marley Mizell - Matron of Honor: Regan Burr Bridesmaids: Lauren James, Jenna Sanders, & Lindsay Youngblood Best Man: Don Swift Sr. Groomsmen: Ryan Dowd, Kenny Haas, Matt Swift, & Jason Williams Photographer & Honorary Groomsman: Josh Branstetter Officiate: Rev. Larry Bird