Questions & Answers
1.Who pays for the wedding?
2.Where do I start with my guest list?
3.Who do we invite if we're getting married abroad?
4.Who sends the invitations and when?
5.Should I set a dress code?
6. What time should the bride & groom get to the ceremony?
7.Do my bridesmaids enter before or after me?
8. What duties do the best man and ushers have?
9.Can my pet dog be part of my wedding?
10.Do we have to have favours?
11.Do we need a receiving line?
12.Should we offer a choice of food?
13.When are the speeches and in what order?
14.When should we register our gift list?
15.Can we ask for cash instead of presents?
Another old rhyme is attached to the days of the week: ...
Another old rhyme is attached to the days of the week: Monday for health, Tuesday for wealth, Wednesday's the best of all. Thursday brings crosses, And Friday losses, But Saturday - no luck at all. Yet to-day Saturday is the most popular day of all.
As regards the month, it is supposed to be unlucky to marry in May. Many in May, unhappy for Aye. It is considered unlucky to marry on a Friday, especially if it is the 13th of the month. As to the colour of the wedding gown: married in white, You have chosen alright.
Married in blue, Your lover is true. Married in pink, Your fortunes will sink. Married in green, You will not long be seen. Married in red, You'll wish you were dead.
Married in yellow, Ashamed of the fellow. Married in brown, You'll live out of town. Married in grey You'll live far away Married in black You'll wish you were back.