Saturday, August 30, 2008

My Wedding Day

photo by Mike Solomon 8/30/97
at the Brooklyn Christian & Missionary Alliance Church

Eleven years ago, I married Gerard. Both my mom and dad were happy I found a good man. My mom's health was beginning to fail and she didn't get out much, but she was able to make it to my wedding. Knowing how my dad hated to dress up, I told him that it was okay with me if he didn't want to wear a tuxedo. Dad was relieved at this and looked very nice in his suit. That morning we loaded up the car and when we were ready to go, dad couldn't find his keys. I said he could just use mine because we were already later than mom and I wanted to be, but he insisted he needed to find his. It was kind of funny and it didn't take him too long to find them. He just forgot which pocket he put them in!


Mountain Woman said...

Yes, your Dad looks very handsome and you were a beautiful bride.
I loved the story about the keys!

Karen Zemek, author of "My Funny Dad, Harry" said...

Thanks, mountain woman! Appreciate your comments.

Jude said...

Karen your dress was beautiful and you really resemble your Dad a lot.

Crystal Escobar said...

You looked beautiful on your wedding day.

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