No other dangers they can dread
Who venture in the storms of the marriage bed. 
--Aphra Behn


Handfasting ceremonies are a time of great celebration for the Clan.  It is one of the few legal ways that they acquire land.

Many Clan gatherings --listed in the Rites & Holy Days -- are marked with a hand fasting ceremony or a wake.  Most of these ceremonies followed the year and a day tradition or the til' death tradition.

Handfasting Continues

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