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Meiji wedding

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A newlywed couple bows to a Shinto priest, third from right, in the compound of Meiji Shrine in Tokyo after their wedding ceremony on Wednesday.

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And she will quit her job and he will become a corporate slave.

I really love those giant umbrellas,

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I really do love seeing the traditional style over the fakey commercial christian style weddings in Japan. Beautiful.

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True about work slavery, but hopefully they have a great start with a nice honey moon.

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Hauntingly beautiful.

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(I would try once again)

What makes you thing that a Shinto ceremony, especially at Meiji Jingu, is not a commercialized fakery, just for the pics/thrill?

Wish them happiness and godspeed

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It's so beautiful to see the old customs being practiced. I wish them both happiness.

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