Calabash_Issue 9 Apr. 2014 - Page 79

celebration Bride, Abija, Bridegroom, Abubak arr, Bestmen and organisers Bride parent A minutes silence was held for the passing away of Abijah’s cousin. On behalf of the groom Hajah Seray Daramy welcomed Abijah into their family and sai d she will support her and give her love and acceptance. Offering the Vote of Thanks, Salay Mansaray thanked everyone for making the event a successful royal occasion. MC Madani She said that without the guests there would have been no success. She warned that marriage is not easy, that it was honourable but not comfortable, and that people should not marry for the wrong reasons. She admonished them to be patient loving and kind to each other, adding “What God has joined together, let not man put asunder”. issue nine | Calabash Magazine | 77