in a perfect world of yancies: Congratulations!

13 November 2006

Congratulations!



We had the pleasure of attending Chris and Carrie's much-anticipated wedding, at Maxim's in Chicago. A grand time.

Rev. Dr. Lee, Chris, Carrie, Mrs. Lee


A shot of the band, the Reinvasion (because they play a lot of British Invasion covers--get it?) they were pretty damn good, I'd say (if anyone has heard of them, we'd love to have a link to their website (do they have a website? doesn't everyone have a website?))

Please enjoy this brief film of the couple's first dance:



Greeting the crowd after the (lovely--of course!) ceremony

This clip is long, and you can't see much . . . but if you play it, you'll hear Deron's toast to Chris and Carrie; a treat, I promise:



Paul and Angie


Deron and Haley (can you believe it? Deron's in a suit!)


And away they went

9 comments:

  1. Please enjoy the song now playing, which is one of the great tracks on the CD that Chris & Carrie made for their guests.

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  2. This was the least lame wedding I've ever attended...and I've seen some lame weddings. I had such a great time. All the girls here at work were so glad to see pictures since I told them all about it today. Thanks Yancy!
    By the way...that mix they made for us is the best thing since sliced bread.

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  3. Thanks for coming and thanks for the publicity. I'm going to upload that YouTube clip like 20,000 times so they put it up on their homepage.

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  4. Thanks, Deron, for the link and the correction--I knew I must have had something wrong about that band . . .

    was great to see everyone

    oh, and if anyone (or their mothers) has any pictures they'd like to email to me, I'd love to have them

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  5. I want to make an edit to my previous post. As Deron kindly pointed out to me, when I said it was the "least lame" wedding I've been to, I meant it was not lame at all. Lets try this. It was the "hippest wedding I've ever been to." Just wanted to make that clear.

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  6. I don't know -- still sounds like damning with faint praise.

    Don't you mean it was the most meaningful, best-officiated, most lavish, and most 100% foolproof wedding you've ever witnessed?

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  7. Yeah, but it was still a wedding . . .

    In all honesty, I like Haley's first formulation. Don't get me wrong, I had a fabulous time; but I can see the urge to qualify.
    Love is beautiful, of course, but not often fun for spectators. . . .

    "best-officiated": that's top-notch

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  8. I will add this, though, without any qualifying:
    Chris and Carrie are the coolest.

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