Memories by Anke

Fishfingers

A son of a fish supplier started a relationship with a girl from Rotterdam. “ Mrs. Minnee, what do you think she had made when my parents came to dinner for the first time?” “FISHFINGERS!!” This was such a good story it just had to be told during the...

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Tears in our eyes…

A bridegroom wanted to sing a song to his wife after the ceremony and he asked: “Can I do that, Mrs. Minnee”? “Of course, this kind of initiative I applaud immensely." Result: the bride, guests and myself all had tears in our eyes…...

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Stay up late

I asked a beautiful little bridesmaid if she would stand up so that I could admire her dress. She did a twirl and after this I asked her, “I expect you can stay up late tonight?” She said: “Yes and I can also watch 'The bold and the bjoetifol'."...

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The word ‘Yes’

Children present in the wedding room? Often a celebration due to their frankness and sincerity. Once I was talking about the word “yes” and how important this small word is on the wedding day. I asked a four year old girl: “If mummy asks you if you want an...

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You are not making fun of us, are you?

During a wedding ceremony in Holland there were French guests present. After I had welcomed the Dutch guests, I then focused my attention on the French guests and said: "Bonjour, soyez les bienvenus! Le couple est très heureux que vous ayez fait le voyage...

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