Family and friends gather and Daniel and Muriel's house before the wedding.
Family and friends at Muriel and Daniel's house. This is the tradition. All will travel in procession to the city hall for the marriage.
Daniel outside his house speaking to a guest.
Cedric outside Muriel and Daniel's house before the wedding.
Nella seeing to the decorations on the wedding car while Jean-Pierre looks on.
Muriel and Daniel outside their house to great guests.
Muriel among her family and friends.
Muriel with her maman, Josette, behind.
Wedding guests gathering before the wedding.
Daniel among the guests.
Cedric in the foreground, Nella, and Daniel.
Cedric, Nella, and Daniel. Jean-Pierre in the background beside the Jaguar.
Muriel, looking lovely in her wedding dress from Marseille, and Lysiane. (Note the air horn in Lysiane's hand.)
Muriel and Lysiane.
Muriel and Daniel.
Time for photos.
After a procession with horns honking through Châteaurenard, including Lysiane's air horn, Daniel and Muriel and the guests all arrive at La Mairie, the town hall.
At La Mairie.
André and Muriel wait outside La Mairie.
André and Muriel wait outside La Mairie. André will soon escort his sister inside.
Daniel with the officials wait for Muriel, escorted by André, to arrive in the hall.
Muriel and Daniel stand for the brief ceremony.
After the ceremony, people gather round the newlyweds.
Jean-Pierre (in the hat) prepares to give Muriel and Daniel his good wishes.
André congratulates his sister.
Nella greets Daniel and Muriel.
A family photo (left to right): Josette, André, Muriel, Daniel, and Nella.
Outside La Mairie after the ceremony. Time for more photos.
Jackie and Cedric at La Table Paysanne, before Muriel and Daniel arrive.
Wendell and Jackie at La Table Paysanne in Le Thor, where the wedding party was held.
Jackie, Cedric, and Lysiane at La Table Paysanne.
The guests line the driveway at La Table Paysanne, preparing to greet the newlyweds with a shower of rice.
Waiting for the newly weds. Notice that the gates are open.
Daniel and Muriel, driven by Jean-Pierre, have arrived. Notice that the gates are now partially closed. This is to force the couple to get out of the car and walk the gauntlet.
Daniel and Murel getting out of the car.
Daniel and Muriel getting out of the car.
Daniel and Muriel about to be pelted with rice.
Daniel and Muriel being greeted with rice.
Bruno, Daniel and Muriel's friend and the owner of La Table Paysanne, with a tub full of rice.
Shaking off the rice.
Muriel and Lysiane at the wedding party.
Cedric holding the microphone, the DJ for the party.
The wedding couple.
The wedding couple, the beginning of a night-long celebration.
Daniel and Muriel have the first dance.