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I rely on you (2)

November 10th, 2010 · 2 Comments · hayley, laughter, marriage, wedding

I have no idea why I decided to do this, but today’s post is an homage to the late great Hovis Presley, whose poem “I rely on you” was read at our wedding by fellow NaBloPoMo’er Scott. This morning as I got ready for work, I mentally added a few verses of my own which […]

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The Wedding

August 22nd, 2009 · 5 Comments · lucy, marriage, oliver, wedding

It would be impossible to even start to attempt to cover our wedding day in a single post, so I’m afraid you are going to be hearing about it for some time. But here’s a summary. What a fantastic day! Thanks to everyone who came along and made our wedding day a truly wonderful event […]

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Invitations and stationary

January 3rd, 2009 · 1 Comment · marriage, wedding

As we enter 2009 we can now say “we are getting married this year”. Still sounds a bit strange. And when I think how quickly time has flown since I proposed last August, it is scary how little time we have left. With the new year Hayley has been prompted into action. She has ordered […]

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Desmond James Rodgers (1933 – 2008)

November 9th, 2008 · 1 Comment · death, illness, lucy, marriage, medical, oliver, wedding

Grampy Des with Oliver and Lucy, September 2007 It is with the greatest sadness that I have to write that after a short illness Hayley’s Dad died on Tuesday. About three weeks ago he was admitted to hospital with relatively little concern. However tests revealed that he had advanced lung cancer with secondary tumors. For […]

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An announcement

August 18th, 2008 · 5 Comments · marriage, wedding

Every so often, someone will ask Hayley “How did you and Steve meet?”, probably expecting a succinct “through friends” or “at a party”. Instead they get the following story. Settle back now, this could take a while. Back in 2002 Hayley was living out in the USA. She had a serious car accident that left […]

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