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#1 Spazz

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    Posted 23 July 2007 - 03:50 PM

    I just wanted to post because I'm really happy about what happened... I was telling my 7 year old nephew Josh about how I want him to find a good shell so he can carry up our rings at the wedding. He told me that my dad and him collected a bunch of shells on the beach last summer and he saved them, so could he use one of those? My dad passed away suddenly last September, so I thought this would be a great way to incorporate something. When we went to look at the shells, I saw that my dad had drawn on each of them, i.e. a flag, a shark, a person, etc. He also drew a shamrock on one of them...he was so into his Irish heritage. So, we're going to use that one. I love it!

    (Sorry, I was so excited, I posted this in the wrong section!!!)

    #2 MsShelley

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      Posted 23 July 2007 - 03:54 PM

      that's great that you have something to make a special part of your day!!

      #3 foxytv

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        Posted 23 July 2007 - 03:59 PM

        Oh that is wonderful!!! What a great way to incorporate that shell!

        After reading your post I just called my Mom (who has my nephews at their beach house for the week) and told her to put the little guys on a mission for 2 shells that we can use (since they are both ring bearers!) Thanks for the great idea!!!

        #4 LCBride2007

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          Posted 23 July 2007 - 04:00 PM

          OMG - I got chills reading that - how special! what an unexpected surprise.

          #5 JaimeLynne

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            Posted 23 July 2007 - 04:01 PM

            That is so sweet! I'm happy for you :)

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            #6 JulieG

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              Posted 23 July 2007 - 04:11 PM

              This made me teary eyed. What an amazing thing for you to have found and to be able to use at your wedding. I am so happy you found that shell. That means you will have good luck on your wedding day and in your marriage for sure.

              #7 StephanieMN

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                Posted 23 July 2007 - 04:23 PM

                That is so great. How wonderful to have your dad's touch there.

                #8 Heidi

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                  Posted 23 July 2007 - 04:42 PM

                  Oh, that's great Lizz! And so special!!! *yay!*
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                  #9 TATrisha

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                  Posted 23 July 2007 - 05:30 PM

                  I love this idea! How perfect!!!

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                  #10 BEACHBRIDEMA

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                    Posted 23 July 2007 - 05:37 PM

                    Aww that is so sweet! I am sorry about your Dad, but what an amazing way to incorperate him into your wedding
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