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Besides showing up, what are the groom's responsibilities?


He's got that self-assured stance of a groom who pulled his weight.
He's got that self-assured stance of a groom who pulled his weight.
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When we think of weddings, the image that almost always comes to mind is of the beautiful bride, floating down the aisle in all of her white-gowned glory. The months of engagement and planning leading up to the wedding day seem to be all about her, (bridal showers, shopping for a dress, choosing the flowers), and the groom seems left out of all the fun.

Take it from us, grooms: Don't think that all you have to do is show up to the church on time. You've got plenty to do. Consider this article your get-out-of-the-doghouse-free card.


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