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Our last day in Shanghaj :( :( and we wanted to cram in a bit more sightseeing before we bullet up to 'jing We headed off to the Jingan temple (we were going to walk there but then Wayne told us we were crazy and it was too far so we got the metro lol). Got there, got distracted by Old Navy, saw it was pretty pricey and the air was thick with incense and have up on that idea. Got a good photo of 4 lions on a stick though. Then we made the journey to ...
... and, sure enough, I was grabbed out of the crowd à la Courtney Cox and pulled onto a boat and whisked away.
Once I got to the back of the stage, they put me into a traditional gown and tried to give me instructions as to what I had to do (they didn't speak English and I don't speak Chinese)
There was a lot of gesturing and pointing, but soon enough I was centre stage taking part in a marriage ceremony in front of 300-400 Chinese people.
Here are the long-awaited pictures of my Chinese wedding.
Thank you to Joy, Kristie, and Stephanie for their efforts in taking these pictures during my big moment.
So many of you told me to go away and find a bride in China.
None of you thought I would actually do it ;)
Enjoy the photos!
BTW this was our wedding song, obviously.
Paul Brandt- I Do: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ze5boO cxLM
... most just said things like "velocity" and stranger things for which I am sure the translation was incorrect. I pressed some buttons, and hoped with all the sweating cells in my unhappy body that I could find the right combination. I had A/C the whole time, I figured out the remote. Those long hot weeks spent in anguish were for naught. But the real benefit to my tale of woe, I have literally passed through ...
... mixture of cold, fog, haze and 250 ppm smog. Ahhh what a big smile in your face just reading about, eh?
Then, just exactly then when it is all so real, when you finally made it, when you just started to really touch, smell and feel everything you imagined for weeks, then make someone or some reason calling you back home. Just get this little glimps and return back. Cancel it all for yourself while your buddy keeps on traveling,.