Tuesday, March 27, 2007

Wedding Meme

Happy 25th Anniversary!

Posted in honor of Donna's son's recent engagement,

1. Where/How did you meet? We met in college. He lived in the same dorm as my older brother.

2. How long have you known each other? First met in 1975.

3. How long after you met did you start dating? One year.

4. How long did you date before you were engaged? 2.5 years

5. How long was your engagement? 1.5 years

6. How long have you been married? 26.5 years

7. What is your anniversary? December 27, 1980

8. How many people came to your wedding reception? A goodly number

9. What kind of cake did you serve? Pound cake with buttercream icing and pulled sugar flowers.

10. Where was your wedding? Trinity Presbyterian Church, Atlanta, GA

11. What did you serve for your meal? Heavy hors d'oeuvres were served at the reception.

12. How many people were in your wedding party? Eight bridesmaids, eight groomsmen.

13. Are you still friends with them all? Yes, friends with them all.

14. Did your spouse cry during the ceremony? No, but the alarm on his watch went off!

15. Most special moment of your wedding day?

16. Any funny moments?

17. Any big disasters? Not that I'm aware of.

18. Where did you go on your honeymoon? St Simons Island, GA

19. How long were you gone? Three days.

20. If you were to do your wedding over, Everything was perfect. Nothing to redo.

21. What side of the bed do you sleep on? Facing the bed…the right.

22. What size is your bed? King now. Started out with a double.

23. Greatest strength as a couple? Good question.

24. Greatest challenge as a couple? Another good question.

25. Who literally pays the bills? Literally, we both do.

26. What is your song? No special song.

27. What did you dance your first dance to? Others danced….we didn’t :(

28. Describe your wedding dress: I wore my mother's, champagne silk gown (Priscilla of Boston)

29. What kind of flowers did you have at your wedding? Red/white-on rabbit fur muffs. Red velvet dresses.

30. Are your wedding bands engraved? Yes, with initials and date.

31. How old were you when you got married? 22.5 yrs old


  1. Happy Anniversary! You both look marvelous!

  2. Well, I guess for you it's "Happy 27 years and 3 months Anniversary!"

  3. I'm going to do this soon on my blog. I love learning more about my blog friends. The picture is great!!

  4. No, it would be 26 years and 3 months, right? (I'd better stop before you block me!)