Above painting: Louis Jean Francois - Mars and Venus an Allegory of Peace


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Friday, November 25, 2011

Regency Weddings @ Romancing the Past Today

Visit me today at Romancing the Past for a post on Regency Weddings...

Just a taste...

During the Regency, weddings became mostly private affairs, and if held at church (and not in the family drawin room) was not attended by that many. The lovely bride would be attended by her younger unmarried sisters or cousins, perhaps a dear family friend. The groom would also have a best man--brother, dear friend, cousin. There was also the required witnesses, who on occaision were those very same attendents....

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