I was involved in a conversation earlier this week that touched on marriage. The crux of the discussion was that some people think marriage is “just a piece of paper” and makes no difference in the relationship. The opposing thought was that the level of commitment is somehow increased by taking the step.
I dug in to the recent wedding shoot and pulled this image. I had not considered my thoughts on the topic before cropping this image 2 weeks ago, but now I know why I handled it this way. I am firmly in the camp which believes marriage is a public declaration of intent, commitment and accountability to your spouse, family, friends and the rest of the world. I defended that point during the discussion, but it was most interesting to see my subconscious thoughts depicted visually