Worth the Wait

by cecylia on December 5, 2012

Witchery Dress /  Self-Made Earrings / Vintage Camisole, shades (other cateye styles here), belt (click for a similar one ) & bag/ Urban Soul heels

If Love is patient, then my beautiful bestie Lisa is Love. After awaiting half of her life for this memorable moment (read 13 years 5 months), she and her high school sweetheart literally tied the knot last weekend (sorry for the lack of photographic evidence, but you will just have to believe me, there was a ribbon tying ceremony). Although I’ve known the groom for over a decade, their wedding day really highlighted why my bestie fell for him. Having been born and raised in Paris, he speaks 5 languages. And who knew that conversing in French really does maketh a man more attractive!

The romantic affair was somewhat a sweet trip down memory lane. So many old friends (years of friendship, not age) in sight, so many unfinished conversations, as well as new introductions, it was like a reunion, celebrating their union. The rain saluted briefly and the sun greeted with a royal wave. Aside from a few crude jokes that almost brought everyone back to a cringe-worthy high-school setting, the day was perfect. Could there have been a better way to end the day than to watch a group of aunties and uncles dance Gangnam style whilst indulging in a dessert buffet? Probably not. After all, love is sweet.

Congratulations Lisa & Ray. xx

中文版
若爱是恒久忍耐,那我的好朋友Lisa 就是爱。默默地,她等待了一半的人生(十三年五月)终于与她中学的男朋友结了婚。我认识新郎也十几年了,但今天的婚礼终于点缀了为什么她喜欢上他。他出生在巴黎,住了十几年,能说五种语言!别人总说男人说法语超好听,我才刚意识到。

烂漫的婚礼让我们回到了童年的记忆中。许多老朋友(我指的是认识的年数,不是年龄)有那么多未谈完的话,也有很多新生活的介绍。好像中学团圆,来庆祝他们的联合。早上和风细雨但很快阳光灿烂,和我们一起为新人庆贺。最另人难忘的一幕是一群阿姨叔叔们猛烈地跳韩国舞,而我们小辈们津津有味地品尝着甜点自助餐。。。爱毕竟是甜蜜的。

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{ 14 comments }

fashion stirred December 5, 2012 at 4:56 pm

Sooo pretty, love all the pics:)
Do check out my blog and let me know if u wanna follow each other:)
Hugs from India
xo

Amanda December 5, 2012 at 5:05 pm

you look gorgeous!

cecylia December 6, 2012 at 4:48 pm

Thank you Amanda, everyone looked divine!

sara December 5, 2012 at 7:30 pm

mmm u are always in beautiful places! :-x

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cecylia December 6, 2012 at 4:08 pm

thanks Sara, yes a bestie’s wedding is a must-attend :D

Ding December 5, 2012 at 7:46 pm

very nice CC.

cecylia December 6, 2012 at 3:59 pm

you’re not so bad in photos yourself Dingo

Mica December 5, 2012 at 9:24 pm

Aww, congratulations to your friend, sounds like such a sweet day! Love your dress too, it’s beautiful with that belt.

cecylia December 6, 2012 at 3:59 pm

Thank you Mica the wedding was superb, wish that day kept going forever :D The dress was its first outing and despirately needed something to prevent it looking like an oversized meringue :D

ellen December 6, 2012 at 3:58 pm

cute photos!

x

♥ Ellen
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Beauty Follower December 6, 2012 at 10:55 pm

Congrats to the couple!

Love your heels ;)

cecylia December 7, 2012 at 4:24 pm

thank you darling. They’re oldies but goodies :)

Lisa December 8, 2012 at 8:50 pm

Thanks for the beautiful blog my dearest dearest bestie CC! This blog summarised it perfectly. It was a short but sweet wedding celebrating the end of our very long courtship and the beginning of an even longer journey as life long partners. Thank you and all the rest of the besties for coming and being apart of that special day. Love you all very much. Lis xoxo

cecylia December 10, 2012 at 1:32 am

aww glad you enjoyed the read Lis! Thank you for having us there. It seems difficult to comprehend how long I’ve known you and seen you and Ray grow closer together on your lifelong journey. Wish you both so much love, joy and peace. Can’t wait to see you again!

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