Irish Wedding Toast: wedding party gathers around the bride and groom with glasses filled. newly wedded couple recites an Irish toast: "Friends and relatives, so fond and dear, 'tis our greatest pleasure to have you here. When many years this day has passed, fondest memories will always last....
An Irish Wedding Toast. I would love to take this and play around with it for a Norse/heathen wedding toast.
Never run out of toasting ideas with this arsenal of quotes from around the world. Photo by New Perspective Photography, with the article, "Toasts Around the World" on http://weddings.gatheringguide.com/ac/wedding-speeches/toasts-around-the-world#
The Thanksgiving letter: From: Marney As you all know a fabulous Thanksgiving Dinner does not make itself. I need to ask each of you to help by bringing something to complete the meal. I truly appreciate your offers to assist with the meal preparation. Now, while I do have quite a sense of humor and joke around all the time, I COULD NOT BE MORE SERIOUS when I am providing you with your Thanksgiving instructions and orders. I am very particular, so please perform your task EXACTLY as…
Rather than trying to write an entirely original toast, why not build your speech around a quote from a noted figure? A timeless quote keeps guests engaged and staves off boredom, and you'll only need to add a few heartfelt words of your own to create the perfect toast. 10 Short and Sweet Quotes to Toast at a Wedding
George plays Ryan Bingham, a corporate downsizer who enjoys his rootless lifestyle of flying around the country telling people they have been let go, until one day he is faced with changes in his own job. Directed by Jason Reitman (Juno), the film, based on Walter Kim’s novel of the same name, also stars Vera Farmiga and Anna Kendrick.
love this from Turn Around And Say Hello
Table toasting: Where the bride and groom walk around to each table and toast with the guests at that particular table. Everyone gets recognized at the wedding and everyone has a chance to talk to the bride and groom without seeking them out.
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Table Toasting- Say this, " I need each table to give it's own 30 second toast but with 1 rule- everyone has to be involved. It can be inspiring, funny, serious, or silly. It can be a poem where you change the words of a song. It can be spoken and acted out. Have fun, keep it short." This is a great way to make the guest feel special and part of the special moment.