Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Fact of the Day: Bride Knights

One of the first roles of groomsmen (during one of the original concepts) was to protect the bride from potential suitors. As they started in days where forced-marriages were a common thing in parts of the world. 

11 comments:

  1. Makes sense. Glad I wasn't around back then.

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  2. Hmm never heard about this!

    http://anna-alina.blogspot.com/

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  3. Totally didn't know that.

    -Kati

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  4. In other words, they were bodyguards. Now they just wear ugly tuxes and stand around.

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  5. Never knew that, glad those days are gone

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  6. hahhaa...love Debra's words....

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  7. Good grief! Totally didn't know that.

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