With This Ring, I Thee Wed…
May, 07 2015
“You may now place the ring on her finger.”
Which one? Why the left?
Tradition has couples worldwide committing to marriage vows by placing rings on the hands of our newly deemed spouses. This practice of exchanging rings and wearing them on the fourth finger has a history and significance dating to the 11th century.
Before medical science discovered how the circulatory system functioned, there was a belief that a vein ran from the fourth