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Published on June 17, 2013, by in Uncategorized.

  I guess doing as many weddings as I have over the years should have taught me to always expect the unexpected and that some people will strive to prove they can still shock me, even if I don’t believe it so. I pulled my car in through the grand gates of this beautiful venue

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Published on May 16, 2013, by in Uncategorized.

  Recently I was sitting across the table from a couple and when I asked them what time the ceremony was scheduled to begin they said “ 5 o’clock or so.  You know weddings never start on time.”  It got me to start thinking and after about a two dozen phone calls to wedding planners,

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Published on July 21, 2012, by in Uncategorized.

I have had a number of friends questions the stories that I write, thinking them to be fiction.  Let me assure you…life is stranger than any fiction that I could write.  Most of the time I tame the story so it doesn’t appear too over the top, but this one is so out there it

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Published on July 19, 2012, by in Uncategorized.

A ship captain does not have any authority to perform a wedding unless the captain is also a member of the clergy or a justice of the peace.  If the wedding ceremony is performed outside U.S. territorial waters, it must be done in accordance with the local, state, or district laws where the parties live

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Published on July 19, 2012, by in Uncategorized.

This past Spring I had the privilege to perform a wedding at one of our beautiful botanical gardens located here in Central Florida.  The wedding was the second time down the aisles for both the bride and the groom and each had children in attendance; the groom with his three girls and the bride with

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Published on July 15, 2012, by in Uncategorized.

A recent wedding at a local golf resort was the latest wedding to provide me with some gut wrenching laughter.  The wedding ceremony was to take place in a beautiful breezeway between the pro-shop and the bar/reception area.  All across the back of the resort was a beautiful intricate verde green wrought iron rail that

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