before the wedding, a beautiful tradition takes place: the groom gives the bride's mother a wild goose. wild geese mate for life, so his gift is a promise that he will care for her daughter for life. I love the meaning but I hate ducks.
I don't like to be lifted up... but I love this pose! They did it right! Google Image Result for http://www.mywedding.com/blog/wp-content/gallery/polly-mick/35-groom-lifting-bride-vintage-outdoor-sunlight.jpg