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anyone ever renewed their vows

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Helen1959

Helen1959 Report 20 Jun 2008 19:59

Twizzle,
how lovely, would love to hear the funny stories, hubby ex army so know some of the things that can happen and no doubt they weill be funny ones, so go on tell us.

Helen

Saints Alive

Saints Alive Report 20 Jun 2008 16:40

Me and her indoors renewed our wedding vows on our silver wedding anniversary , the main reason being that when we got married in Germany the Regt was on exercise so not a lot of my army mates attended , ( another funny story ) anyways when we renewed our vows all our family and old army friends attended ( even my old OC who had fiddled the paperwork so we could get married) ( another funny story ) anyways it was brill , nice old church and the vicar even called us all by our nicknames and played the Regimental march when we walked out of the church :-))) well worth doing just to see the smile on my beloveds face . :-)))))))))))

Twizzle

Dawnieher3headaches

Dawnieher3headaches Report 20 Jun 2008 16:27

Ive told hubby want to he says no. would like it just with very close family and of course the children.

maybe 4 years time when its our silver.

d xx

tee

tee Report 20 Jun 2008 16:13

ive never been married, so i dont no what its like, but who do renew there vows must really love each other, what a wonderful thing. maybe one day ill find some one and we could do the same thing.

Jan

Jan Report 19 Jun 2008 07:32

we renewed our vows,mainly because we had married in the USA and wanted our families to get together and enjoy the day in the UK as well

The US wedding was very small with only 4 friends of my husbands, the renewal had over a 100 guests ,we booked a castle for the event
it was deff worth it!

**Linda

**Linda Report 19 Jun 2008 06:06

We renewed ours on our silver anniversary it was wonderful we had a proper service wedding cars flowers a reception and a cake.

My two sons were there and my parents it was wonderful

We have now been married 41 years

Linda

♥Betty Boo from Dundee♥

♥Betty Boo from Dundee♥ Report 18 Jun 2008 22:24

Ooops sorry Julie Ann,

Still think the same apply's if it is friends of yours, hope they have a lovely day.

Betty

***Julie*Ann***.sprinkling fairydust***

***Julie*Ann***.sprinkling fairydust*** Report 18 Jun 2008 22:13

its not ours though betty

its our friends,
he works with hubby, hes a lovely guy,
im pleased fr them both,
hubbys to be an usher with 3 other mates, and they want our grandaughter to be a bridesmaid

♥Betty Boo from Dundee♥

♥Betty Boo from Dundee♥ Report 18 Jun 2008 22:05

I don't know why it would attract titters and giggles, I think its the most wonderful thing for any couple to do. Just like getting married all over again, I am sure you will both love it!!
Best wishes to you both!!

Betty

***Julie*Ann***.sprinkling fairydust***

***Julie*Ann***.sprinkling fairydust*** Report 18 Jun 2008 22:01

yeh caz

i used to suggest it and OH would say what a second time, no way, lmao

now he just chuckles,

you and graeme could do that too,

Sue in Somerset

Sue in Somerset Report 18 Jun 2008 22:00

On two occasions in our village there have been special church services to celebrate marriage and we have attended them along with quite a lot of our married friends.

The couples in the congregation have been able to renew their vows by all saying them together so in a way my husband and I have renewed ours twice.

I tell him that as I've now married him three times he's well and truly hooked.

They were lovely services. The sad thing was though that at the last one a few years ago the vicar and his wife were celebrating 20 years of marriage and she left him just three months later! So she obviously hadn't meant what she promised.

Sue

JustJean

JustJean Report 18 Jun 2008 21:57

my husband and I renewed our vows on our silver wedding, when we first got married we didnt really know the meaning of commitment,when we became Christians, it was obvious that renewing was a blessing to us, we celebrated our Golden weddiing
two years ago, and just renewed our love for each other quietly just the two of us in our home,

Jean x

Cumbrian Caz~**~

Cumbrian Caz~**~ Report 18 Jun 2008 21:52

I would love to Julie, circumstances may make you wish to re affirm,


Caz xxxx

***Julie*Ann***.sprinkling fairydust***

***Julie*Ann***.sprinkling fairydust*** Report 18 Jun 2008 21:51

mum and dad would of been wed 50 years this october

SheilaWestWilts

SheilaWestWilts Report 18 Jun 2008 21:50

Personally, I don't see the point! Do they 'wear out', lol!

Helen1959

Helen1959 Report 18 Jun 2008 21:49

My inlaws renewed their vows 2 years ago to celebrate their Golden wedding anniversary and my parents renewed theirs on their Silver wedding, It would of been their 50th this year had Mum not passed over, Hubby and I decided at the last minute to renew ours on our 25th but because we had left it too late we couldn't organise it,

***Julie*Ann***.sprinkling fairydust***

***Julie*Ann***.sprinkling fairydust*** Report 18 Jun 2008 21:48

hi betty

it sounds lovely

id like to have done it

but it seems to attract titters and giggles when i suggest it, lmao

♥Betty Boo from Dundee♥

♥Betty Boo from Dundee♥ Report 18 Jun 2008 21:45

Hi JulieAnn,

I havent renewed my marriage vows but I know plenty people who have!!

Betty

***Julie*Ann***.sprinkling fairydust***

***Julie*Ann***.sprinkling fairydust*** Report 18 Jun 2008 21:34

or wanted to
now dont laugh those who see what i added on other thread, lol

its friends of ours they been married bout 12 years i think maybe bit more,well they renewing their vows next year
sounds liike it gona be a big do',