() and () please take each other’s hands and remember that these are the hands that holds your love and hope. These are the hands of your best friend and soul mate. These are the hands that share in both good times and bad. These are the hands that cherish, shelter and protect you. These are the hands that will build your rich and joyful life together, that will caress and tenderly touch each other. These hands will hold and nurture your future children together. These are the hands that you must always trust, take each other strengths from and show love and compassion with. And in the years to come when these hands are a little more aged and show a bit more wear then they do on your wedding day will still hold the same love, commitment and encouragement as they to today. With these hands pull each other in close and kiss each other for the first time as husband and wife.
Keep trusting each other. Being gentle with your feelings, keep cherishing your dreams, share your joys and hurts. Love means finding a place in this world that shelters you and is your very own – where you feel you have been forever and where you will live, grow and learn. Always remember to laugh, listen and treasure each other and know that marriage is a promise made in the heart, a promise that will grow stronger every day. May all the beautiful gifts that come with the promises of a long loving marriage bring never-ending happiness to both of you. () and () it is my pleasure to declare you husband and wife. You may kiss your bride.