Colleagues of a Picton nurse have shown how much their friendship means after travelling Love in picton 24, kms to attend her wedding. But while she longed for them to be there when she tied the knot with husband Ronald Saju, she never dreamt that could come.
For Liya, it was a touching tribute. Liya and Ronald met while studying in India and were firm friends before they started dating.
Two years on and the decision has changed all their lives. They were invited to all the pre-wedding functions, dances and dinners and even to the newlyweds on their honeymoon.
The women were measured for saris and Love in picton men donned traditional dress. Donna says the bride and groom organized everything for. Dealing with degree centigrade heat proved a trial for all but the visitors were determined to have a wonderful time.