Jumping the Broom

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Yesterday, I had the honor of marrying a beautiful African-American couple in a small, romantic wedding in Central Park.  A week or two before the wedding, the bride reached out to let me know that their ceremony would end with a “jumping of the broom.”  I was thrilled.  Over the many years I’ve been a celebrate, fewer than 10 couples …

Jumping the Broom

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Since becoming a Celebrant, I tend to watch wedding scenes from movies and television more closely. Whether it’s the Royal Wedding, the latest pairing from the Bachelor, or the recent wedding of Lady Mary on Dowton Abbey,  I’m all in! A couple of weeks ago, there was a much delayed wedding of Miranda and Ben on Grey’s Anatomy. Like other …