What to write in my husband to be's wedding day card??

Just wondered whether anyone has any suggestions as to any poems/ quotations to put inside my husband to be wedding day card? I would scare him if it was too OTT with love & sloppy text but wondered whether anyone had any good ideas?? Thanks all....36 days to go!!

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  • apollobearapollobear Posts: 8,627
    I went for this.....



    XXXX, you're going to have a lovely day

    As you enter married life

    Look out for the girl in the big white frock

    You'll find her very nice



    Take your place by her side

    Squeeze her hand with a loving touch

    Say "I do" and she will too

    For she loves you very much



    She knows you really love her too

    And that you'll always be her rock

    These presents come with the fondest love

    From the girl in the big white frock



  • rosemary20ukrosemary20uk Posts: 2,377
    god and i thought finding a card is the hard part, i've been searching for 3 days and nothing.... oh dear!

  • Charl_BCharl_B Posts: 86
    I'm getting mine made by this company: http://thehandcraftedcardcompany.co.uk/greetings-cards.asp they are personalising teh head over heels card, £10 and doing the text inside for me, putting it in a presentation box and covering it in vellum. x
  • apollobearapollobear Posts: 8,627
    rosemary20 - I used this website, the cards are fabulous.



    http://www.invitationsbysarahjane.com/page9.htm
  • rosemary20ukrosemary20uk Posts: 2,377
    how cute!

    I think we're off out to find a guest book and buy gifts for people so i might have a look while H2B is wandering off...

    xx
  • AlexFinnAlexFinn Posts: 1,646
    I am going to use this poem, i think it's really sweet.



    I Will Be Here

    Steven Curtis Chapman



    If in the morning when you wake,

    If the sun does not appear,

    I will be here.

    If in the dark we lose sight of love,

    Hold my hand and have no fear,

    I will be here.



    I will be here,

    When you feel like being quiet,

    When you need to speak your mind I will listen.

    Through the winning, losing, and trying we'll be together,

    And I will be here.

    If in the morning when you wake,

    If the future is unclear,

    I will be here.

    As sure as seasons were made for change,

    Our lifetimes were made for years,

    I will be here.



    I will be here,

    And you can cry on my shoulder,

    When the mirror tells us we're older.

    I will hold you, to watch you grow in beauty,

    And tell you all the things you are to me.

    We'll be together and I will be here.

    I will be true to the promises I've made,

    To you and to the one who gave you to me.

    I will be here.



    Thanks for those card recommendations, it's really hard to find a nice one isn't it! xxx
  • Oh dear! I found a lovely card in a little off the wall card shop.

    I wrote it on Saturday whilst he was out but didn't think of a poem.

    I just wrote



    To my goregous almost husband



    I can't wait to see you later and to stand up in front of everyone we care about and who cares about us, to tell them that I choose you.



    See you there!



    Maybe that is a bit naff now!
  • calbradcalbrad Posts: 794
    i used iwantapoem .co.uk and she did me a personalised poem which includes names, date of wedding, venue, times kids names etc. I paid £5 for it. just send info on the request form and she'll send your poem in a couple of days
  • Umm how about "You better be there!!!!" lol - am just so sentimental sometimes lolol!!



    I love your poems, I may find my inner romantic side and do something similar, as long as I can put p.s. you better be there or else! lol x
  • sonjayuksonjayuk Posts: 137
    I'm having h2b's wedding day card handmade with these lyrics from a song I love....





    All I'll Ever Ask





    Love means so many different things

    But you're all that matters

    And this is all I'll ever ask of you.



    Tell me your dreams so they can be mine too

    Let me be there to help them come true

    Tell me your fears when you feel afraid

    Come to my arms let me rock them away



    That's all I'll ever ask of you.



    Come to my shoulders when you need to weep

    Wake me up when you cannot sleep

    Talk to me when you need to be heard

    Be silent with me when you can't say a word



    That's all I'll ever ask of you.



    I can't swear that you never have to cry another tear

    But when you want someone to hold you

    I'm always right here



    So just take my hand when you stumble and fall

    Call my name it's yours to call

    Feel my faith in you when you can't find your own

    And always remember you're never alone



    That's all I ever ask of you.





    I've also written a very personal message for h2b as well. I showed my best friend what I'd written and she cried and said it gave her goosebumps - but I wrote what was in my heart. If h2b lets me I'll post it after our wedding.



    137 days to go..........
  • fluffymovie... I totally love your message. It sounds like it sums up your relationship because you've written it just like you would speak to him! I wondered guys is this an american tradition as I've never heard of it before? I'm assuming the groom recieves it before the wedding?

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