Weddings on Wheels

Ladd, Paige
February 2005
PN;Feb2005, Vol. 59 Issue 2, p14
Trade Publication
Focuses on weddings of people who are wheelchair-bound in the U.S. Adjustments of couples and their before and after marriage; Efforts made by churches and public spaces to make building and public spaces accessible to wheelchair users; Details of several weddings of couples; Efforts of couples to make married life work through love. INSETS: A Memorable, Accessible Event;Dress Your.


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