… seems like the most beautiful way to honour oneself as one’s best friend!

Do You, Child of the Universe, creature of finite butterflyexistence yet infinite possibility, take Yourself, to be your closest and most cherished partner in life,

To live together as friend and mate,

To love and respect as equal and precious,

Sharing in joy as well as sorrow, triumph as well as defeat?

Will you vow to do everything in your power to make your love for yourself a growing part of your life?

Will You continue to strengthen it, from day to day, ribbon heart week to week, with your best resources?

You and Yourself have the opportunity to go forward from this day to create a faithful, kind, and tender relationship.

Will You take Yourself as a lifelong compatriot, loving Yourself now and as as you grow and develop into all that you were made to be?

To have and to hold from this day forward,butterfly

For better or worse,

For richer or poorer,

In sickness and in health,

In times of peace and of turmoil, of rest and of toil, of strength and weakness?

Will You pledge to be honest and open with Yourself, to honour your dreams and work to fulfill them, to listen to your innermost thoughts and desires, and to be considerate and gentle in your care of Yourself?

I Do.ribbon heart

Then let it be pronounced that You and Yourself are now united as best friends for life.

Let all others everywhere recognize and respect this sacred union.

Those that love has joined together, let nothing put assunder.