Dwight Peck's personal website
gets hitched, July 2006
hijinks in South Strafford, Vermont
may not find this terribly rewarding unless you're included here, so this is a
good time for casual and random browsers to turn back before they get too caught
up in the sweep and majesty of the proceedings and can't let go.
venue: Buena Vista, ancient family seat of the Clan of Marlowe's mom. The ubiquitous
hegemonic flag, centre.
proceedings soon to get underway, 3 July 2006, Kristin winding her watch so as
not to miss the main events.
of the bride (left) and groom (right) express suitable astonishment.
father of the groom, assembles the gathered multitudes into a kind of order on
the lawns of Buena Vista.
procession (to appropriately Mozartian music) advances onto the lawns of Buena
Vista. Ubiquitous American flag, left.
up for the ceremonials, from left: Andrei and Elena (parents of groom), Sasha
(best man), groom and bride, Anastasia (sister of groom), Alison (half-sister
of bride), Jane (mother of bride). (Dwight (father of bride), photographer (not
allocutions tumble over one another as everyone combines wit and irony with heartfelt
sentiment for the occasion.
address to the young couple. The photographer was still trying to write his own
speech whilst taking this photo (and in the end, just repeated Andrei's, as it
was quite good).
for the ring, profoundly signifying . . . Well, time for the traditional ring.
that's done. From left, Marlowe, Anastasia, Alison, Jane, and Elliott, Marlowe's
I told you so."
and bride, July 2006. Everyone wishes them the very best of luck in the 21st century,
when everyone is really really going to need it.
for the big group photo
-- Again! I forgot to set the timer!
Susan, who'd come from Ohio rather than miss this joyous occasion, and Lisa, who'd
come from Switzerland rather than miss it as well.
Groom, Bride, Best Man (with, apparently, ten national backgrounds amongst them)
of Bride (left), and Bride's surrogate step-mom Lisa from Switzerland
with Dad and Mom
an up-and-coming singer in Canada, provides the entertainment
a number of solo songs of her own composition, Anastasia succeeded in getting
serious numbers of her fans . . .
. . caught up in some Vermont-style sing-a-long.
and Groom take a break from the festivities.
and Carol discussing a full agenda of socio-cultural issues.
taking pictures of the Woman in White on the Buena Vista lawns
for the wedding cake
eaters of cake
prospective eaters of cake
left: young lady, Lisa, sister Susan, Andrei, anticipating wedding cake
with her 900-megapixel Sony
photography: Marlowe and Kristin, Susan and Alison, and the ubiquitous American
Susan, Alison, and the Flag!
and Dwight take a pause whilst looking for the Whistling Pig cooler
Jane, Dmitri, Marlowe, Stepdad Elliott
Dima, Marlowe, and a passerby (for scale)
Dmitri, Marlowe, Fond Papa, Lisa
The Family of the Groom
and his new father-in-law
getting a running start on the 21st century
organized by Marlowe's mom, created by Everybody.
was fun. Now let's go for a hike up Mt Cube!
and suggestions are welcome if positive, resented if negative, .
All rights reserved, all wrongs avenged. Posted 19 August 2006, revised 8 February
2008, 24 May 2014, 19 September 2019.