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Re: i'm getting married!

Postby clw_uk » Sun Jul 12, 2009 9:49 pm

Be sure to post the pics :)
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Re: i'm getting married!

Postby andrewuk » Mon Jul 13, 2009 7:19 pm

Congratulations!
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Re: i'm getting married!

Postby Tex » Wed Jul 15, 2009 9:58 pm

Congrats to you and your new bride!!
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Re: i'm getting married!

Postby nomad » Thu Jul 16, 2009 4:00 pm

Congratulations and best wishes on a happy and successful marriage!

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Postby Dhammabodhi » Thu Jul 16, 2009 10:18 pm

Congratulations! May you both find liberation in this very life!! :woohoo: :meditate:

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Re: i'm getting married!

Postby tiltbillings » Wed Jul 29, 2009 10:21 am

jcsuperstar wrote:sunday 7/12

the ceremony will be done by a female jodoshinshu priest who is a friend of mine, it will be done outdoors near the ocean, just family and 1 friend who is gonna take pictures!

2nd time is the charm right? :jumping:

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Re: i'm getting married!

Postby Individual » Wed Jul 29, 2009 9:05 pm

I'm sorry to hear that. Your social life is now over. Say goodbye to all of your friends. Because you will never see them ever again.

I've seen it happen before. Getting married is a faster way to disappear than publicly insulting a dictator in a third-world country.
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Re: i'm getting married!

Postby David N. Snyder » Wed Jul 29, 2009 9:10 pm

Individual wrote:I'm sorry to hear that. Your social life is now over. Say goodbye to all of your friends. Because you will never see them ever again.

I've seen it happen before. Getting married is a faster way to disappear than publicly insulting a dictator in a third-world country.


:rofl:

That's what one of my friends told me after I got married. The racquetball, gym companions, chess team, started to fade away to the new responsibilities.

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Re: i'm getting married!

Postby shjohnk » Thu Jul 30, 2009 3:38 am

Belated Congratulations! May you be happy and enrich eachother's lives! :clap:

P.S: That is a great wedding Sutta that was contributed above. another example of the Buddha's genius in adapting the teaching to the listener.

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Re: i'm getting married!

Postby Quinn » Thu Jul 30, 2009 10:00 am

Congratulations!
I hope you have a good wedding! :smile:
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Re: i'm getting married!

Postby jcsuperstar » Fri Jul 31, 2009 8:47 pm

it's still great, it's a bit wierd having her with me everyday, i keep forgetting that i dont need to take her home :tongue:

the only problem is where are we gonna put all this stuff???
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Re: i'm getting married!

Postby adosa » Fri Jul 31, 2009 9:56 pm

Hi JC,

A belated congrats from me too! You make a great looking couple. I wish you many lives of peace and happiness together.


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Re: i'm getting married!

Postby Anatta_007 » Fri Aug 14, 2009 3:50 pm

:smile: Congratulations!


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