Paul and I made invitations to send out for the party:
And then, September 12h, we celebrated!
We baked and cooked and decorated, and finally, there was a party!
I didn't take any pictures, so I'm stealing this one from my sister:
A good time was had by all, and my parents' friends totally stayed until like 1:30 am, tiring us kids out.
I hope Paul and I will be surrounded by such wonderful people (and food) 39 years from now. But I know it's a lot of work cultivating such a great marriage and community. We'll start with just the cat.
Forty More Years!