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Old 02-01-2018, 10:26 AM
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Some hotels use it as an opportunity to time the starter and main so they'll be served hot and in good time. We had to let the hotel know how long each of our speeches would run for this reason.

Ours were 20 mins total for 4 speeches. I don't think we did too bad.
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Old 02-01-2018, 10:30 AM
Great-Bit-O-Stuff Great-Bit-O-Stuff is offline
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Worst one ever I was at had the father of the bride, a humourless, self important cunt talking for what felt like an hour about "the blessed virgin" and telling a shit anecdote about a fella who didn't know his prayers. The virgin bit was probably a non ironic reference to his daughter, an ugly troll who I'd say was 100% pure at that point
Someone still married her though.
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Old 02-01-2018, 11:38 AM
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Someone still married her though.
And that's worth celebrating
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Old 02-01-2018, 11:48 AM
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When the time comes for me to do the father of the bride routine I'm going to make a balls of it if I can't have a few backup PowerPoint slides behind me.
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Old 02-01-2018, 12:29 PM
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When the time comes for me to do the father of the bride routine I'm going to make a balls of it if I can't have a few backup PowerPoint slides behind me.
Ya fool, print off the slides and have them in front of you!
I was lost without them too at my own wedding.

Used cue cards in the form of pp-esque slides, that got me through.
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Old 03-01-2018, 12:51 PM
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When the time comes for me to do the father of the bride routine I'm going to make a balls of it if I can't have a few backup PowerPoint slides behind me.
I don't see why you can't have a few powerpoint slides.

I make sure all my speeches have at least a handful of graphs.
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