Thursday, February 11, 2010

50th Wedding Rehearsal

In today's society, a ten-year marriage seems like an accomplishment for most people. Considering the high divorce rates, particularly in the United States. Actually reaching your 50th wedding anniversary seems to be an even greater accomplishment than winning a mega sweepstakes.

Here are some photos during the 50th wedding rehearsal. It is good to know that everybody in the family took a very special care in planning the party even if it was a simple one. The 3 great-grandchildren are one of the highlights of the ceremony. A bible bearer, a ring bearer and a flower girl.

The original plan of my grandparents was to renew their vows in the church, but there's a slight problem....the cost of the priest to officiate the ceremony is too expensive...waaaa...I thought it's FREE...lol! So I volunteered Greg instead.

I might need to check the sync program tonight. This program allows you to replace old files with new ones. Btw, here's my Ma and Pa...they just finished blowing up the balloons....:)


20 comments :

Hazelicious929 said...

that is so true Dhemz, bihira lang dito sa US ang mga nagse celebrate ng 5oth wedding anniversary nila. I witnessed one couple who celebrated their 50th wedding sa campground where I worked and they are just happy as they can be... If my dad is still alive, 28 years na sana silang kasal ngayon.

Anne said...

agoy, sani man kamahal ang bayad sa priest sis dhemz, dapat love gift man lang unta waaaaa sori to say but mahal diay bayad sad? naa diay na presyo karon agoy!

k said...

ahak, kahilak man sad ta aning imong post Dhemz kay maka hinumdum man sad ko sa akong previous marriage na abi nako lifetime na..we're together for 16 years..pero nasira dahil sa isang babae (kabit) at kamuntik pa akong ipapatay para masulo nya ang sira ulo kong asawa.

Anyway, i am happy for your lola and lolo..dream jud nako ng maski puti na ang mga buhok ay together pa din 'til end, maski nanga pangag na sweet pa rin..di vah! unsa kaya ang taste kissing without teeth hehehe.

ay oo oi Dhemz, wala ng libre karon..bayad na bawat galaw..nyahaha...maayo na lang naa mo diha at least kay Greg free..hehe

TY sa dalaw..hehe

David Funk said...

Hi Dhemz!

I had no idea about a priest being so costly at a ceremony such as this. It is a very caring family you have, and I like the kid pics, too.

Have a great night my very dear friend!

lolit said...

my only wish? sana umabot din kami ng ganyan katagal, hahaha 28 yrs to go, yahooooo, hay wish ko lang buhay pa ako nun. have a nice day!

Mel Avila Alarilla said...

Parang miracle nga sa mga taga ibang bansa kapag ang pagsasama ay umabot nang 50 years or golden wedding anniversary pero sa Pinas gaya nang pinatunayan nang lolo at lola mo ay ordinaryo lang iyon. Matiisin kasi ang mga Pinay kaya maski paminsan minsa eh naliligaw si mister ay nagagawang patawarin ni misis wag lang masira ang relasyon nila at kinabukasan nang mga bata. Sa ibang bansa kasi ang katuwiran nang mga babae eh, kung kaya ni lalaki eh kaya rin ni babae, lol. Sana umabot din nang golden wedding anniversary ang pagsasama nyo nang hubby mo. Pastor ba ang mister mo at pwede siyang magkasal? Thanks for the post. God bless you all always.

shaine said...

may bayad pala ang mga priest jan sis, I thought din talaga ay free. huh wala na yatang libre ngaun ah.

congratz to your lolo and lola.

oddsnendspics said...

Wahahaha, mahal ang bayad sa pari sis? Anyway, I salute your grandparents :)

alf said...

Congratulations on their 50th!

chubskulit said...

Wowe simle daw yan eh super bongga kaya nito sis hehehe. May medical appointment kaming magjowa today kaya maaga nagising ang loal mo..

hitesh rawat said...

big ceremony it seems......must be an awesome moment....to enjoy

[ k r y k ] said...

ate dhemz this reminds me of my grandparents too. :)
three years ago lang nung nagcelebrate rin sila ng 50 years.
but sadly almost two years ago kinuha na si lolo ko.

anyway, congrats and best wishes lol :)
ang cute renewing the vow. Ü

♡Grace Draper♡ said...

hi hi kakatuwa nman at 50 years anniversarry
anyway uu c basta ang alam ko february xa manganganak ha ha dimo pla alam ok kainggit din kau at umuwi he he after 2 years pa kami uwi ala pa pera ipon pa muna

Manang Kim said...

Reaching 50th wedding anniversary is too way remarkable already. Congratulations to your grandparents Dhemz. Many more apo's to come ^_^

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Arvin U. de la Peña said...

bihira ang umaabot ng ganyan na pagsasama..

Cecile said...

nausa naman na sa Pinas, naa nay bayad ang priest karo to perform a ceremony...at mahala pa...maayo na lang kay nandoon kamo at si greg nag officiate ng wedding.

Chris said...

congratulations to them... what a journey it has been! :D

Chie Wilks said...

wui..dollar pud diay kaau ang pari ....bali sad na oi....maau sad nga si hubby dear nimu ang ngkasal utro sa imong grandparents kay unay ra sis..

eden said...

Congratulations to them. naa diay na bayad ang mag pa renew sa. Abi sad nako nga mohinabang ra ta sa simbahan and it is to us how much.

teJan said...

You are absolutely right dhemz, wow 50years of being together is phenomenal! And congratulations to all who organized it..they desrved it! Congrats to you also dhemz you're such a lucky one to have a grandparents like them!

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