Nowadays we are seeing more mother of the bride giving a speech at the wedding, and today I know that you’ve been given this privileged also to say a few words about the bride and the groom, if you don’t know how and where to start then I hope this guide can help you to get started quickly.
When the mother of the bride giving a speech, it’s usually because of the father of the bride absence, this is why you need to fill in his place to give the wedding speech. Even though you’re now standing in his position, you can still be yourself and let your feminine and mother side show through out your speech.
First of all you need to introduce yourself properly and perhaps the reason why you’re standing there right now instead of the father, you can add some jokes or story about the bride, like her journey from the day she was just a baby until she has grown to be a very beautiful bride.
Tell the story about how the groom and the bride first met, their first date, the first impression you had about the groom, how the relationship between the groom and the bride improving and how happy you’re today seeing them both to make the commitment of life as husband and wife.
To make sure that you can deliver a good speech that can have a good impression towards you and also your daughter be sure to practice your speech properly, get the feel of it, and don’t make a speech too long because your wedding speech should be short and simple.
Just let it flow from your heart because you’re talking mostly about your daughter right and how hard can that be?