Wedding Ring Exchange Vows Based on “The Lord of the Rings” by J.R.R. Tolkien

How to turn dark meaning, The One Ring, into something wedding appropriate? In a google search for ring exchange vows as part of a wedding with a “Lord of the Rings” theme (only in this one element), I found actual vow wording based on a poem, “Ring of Power,” in the book. But as a Wedding Officiant — who never read the trilogy — I needed something more and something more positive in my preamble. Nothing “off the shelf” was to be found…until now. This is what I came up: [Read more…]