When you think of fairy tales you think of princesses and castles with knights in shining armor. In this case the bride and groom really were the Prince and Princess who were getting married with their whole family around them.
Traditions are sometimes strange, sometimes fleeting. My friends have a newly formed tradition to go to the beach at least once before the leaves start falling. To have one last hurrah all together in the warmth of the summer sun and enjoying the crisp, refreshing waves.
July first, the day where Canadians flood into parks and block parties wearing anything red or white. The day when people stay up until midnight to see all the colourful fireworks and swat mosquitoes even if they had doused themselves in bug spray.