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Wednesday, September 2, 2009

31 years ago today...

I married my best friend! I was 20 and he was 21! Sometimes it seems like yesterday and other times, not so much!! :)

I was looking through some of our wedding pictures today and was sad to see how many of our loved ones are no longer with us. We have lost both of our moms, all of our grandparents, all but one aunt and several beloved friends. It makes me stop and reflect on the time I have with the people I love and care about.

Here we are at my mom and dad's house, before we got married. I was 19 and RIchard was 20! Don't we look like kids? LOL

We had an outdoor garden ceremony. The weather was absolutely gorgeous. In fact, the weather today is identical to what it was 31 years ago!

These were both taken this summer. Boy have we aged!!


Wendy said...

Congratulations Denise and Richard, what a wonderful Blessing to be married to your best friend!! May God bless you with so many more my friend!! Hope oyu both enjoy yor gorgeous day!!~hugs~Wendy

Amy said...

wow...congratulations! you looked lovely on your wedding day! My mum and dad have been married 30 years this year...so nice to be together since kids and you know its for good!

beautiful! xoxoxox

wholarmor said...

Happy anniversary! Love the pictures!

Benita said...

Happy, Happy Anniversary! May you celebrate many more years together! Love the pics :) You both look so happy together :)

Sharon said...

Happy Anniversary, I didn't know it was the same day as Chase's birthday. He turned 17 yesterday. How time flies!!!