"Today we got our rings made, yayyyyy!! They are very cool!!!!" exclaimed Matt.
They are simple gold bands with the word "LOVE" in Uyghur writing inscribed on it, date on the inside.
It is making us so giddy and we've ben talking about what it means to have something be a part of you for life. What a feeling.
4 days until we leave for our trip. 21 days until we are legally married.
Even though we knew from the beginning, and that's no exaggeration, that we would be together for life, feelings of absolute joy and utmost happiness washes over me as we declare to the world our eternal union.