Jennifer Lopez revealed to all her fans and followers some of the details more intimate of his luxurious wedding with actor Ben Affleckwhich took place in mid-August and where They said “yes” for the second time.
Rain and stomach illnesses
According to the “Bronx Diva”neither the rains that week, nor a stomach virus prevented the couple from celebrating their wedding that weekend, and, according to what she said JLo“it had rained at sunset every day that week.”
“Everyone was worried about the heat, the details, whether the guests would arrive on time, not to mention the thunder and lightning that came almost on cue every day at the exact time of the ceremony. And we all got a stomach virus and we were recovering until the end of the week.
Nevertheless, JLo He recounted how “at 6:45 p.m. on Saturday, August 20, the Sun broke free and shed its rays like little diamonds dancing on the river behind the makeshift altar. As the sun set behind the Spanish moss covered oaks, a warm breeze swept across the lawn where our closest family and friends sat, and at last I began to descend the stairs that would become the hallway that would lead me to the rest of my life.”
“True Companion”, the couple’s song
According to the singer, actress and businesswoman, “True Companion” by Marc Cohn was the perfect love song for a wedding that 20 years ago would take place in the same place, when they first got engaged.
“Although Ben didn’t know it, I asked Marc to surprise him by singing it at our wedding and he was lovely and generous to come.”, Jennifer said.
However, the first song Cohn played was “The Things We’ve Handed Down”which talks about the wonderful mystery of children, which was “perfect” according to Lopez, since the couple’s five children preceded him on the walk down the aisle.
“Ben told me that the chords of the song and seeing Marc Cohn surprised him and allowed him to feel the way both paths we had traveled found their way, inevitably, inexorably and perfectly together,” JLo revealed.
Problems with the dress
According to Jennifer, as she walked down the aisle she couldn’t concentrate on appreciating the moment as she was so focused on not bumping into her long wedding dress designed exclusively for her by Ralph Lauren in Italy.
Jennifer Lopez shared with her fans a series of photos of the wedding reception, in which all the guests dressed in white can be seen dancing and having fun in the celebration that was adorned from the sky with fireworks.
Post Party Brunch
The next day the newlywed couple and their guests gathered for a delicious brunch by the lake, where she wore a long white dress with blue stripes and a country hat.