- Katell and Vladimir Marriage at the Temelin Blockade
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Today i am honored to join together in marriage 2 extraordinary people
- One old Comrade
Here is a small part of their story Vladimir comes from the cold Russian Empire. Katell was born and raised in France, but has escaped to Denmark. They have both been fighting nukes for years one in the east, the other in the west
They met for the first time two weeks ago. In a beautiful Castle in Budmerice Slovakia. Vladimir was explaining to me how he had again trouble with the border police who had pulled him from his train and sent him many miles and many hours in the wrong direction. i suggested he marry a west European and it would solve this problem
Katell was sitting beside me and said "i will marry you" i think it was the first words she ever spoke to Vladimir. They have been falling in love ever since.
Everyone loves the idea of this marriage (except Katells mother) We all know that east and west must join forces to stop nuclear power And it is especially important to stop the Russians and the French So this marriage has significant symbolic value
In the last two weeks they have developed the following wedding vows for each other:
Do you, Vladimir, promise to tell Katell your entire life story as a revolutionary in Russia with all it triumphs and failures ? [Response from Vladimir: Ah oui] And do you Katell, promise to testify before the European Parliament, when Vladimir is arrested by the Russian secret police and demand his immediate release wearing this wonderful wedding dress [Response from Katell: Da]
And do both of you, Vladimir and Katell promise to joyfully fight nuclear power with all your force until every reactor on the continent is shut down. [Both: Da, ah Oui]
i now pronounce you Lucifer and Mermaid
and wish you a very pleasant honymoon at the gates of the Temelin Nuclear Power plant.
One new friend