With a little help from their talented friends, actors Jessica and Matthew staged a meaningful event at the Lord Thompson Manor, using shades of lavender and blue to complement the natural setting and to honor those they've lost.

Jessica and Matthew in Thompson, CT

A romantic manor is the perfect place for this couple's celebration

With a little help from their talented friends, actors Jessica and Matthew staged a meaningful event at the Lord Thompson Manor, using shades of lavender and blue to complement the natural setting and to honor those they've lost.

During the afternoon ceremony, two actor friends of the couple read a passage from the book Evidence of Things Unseen, by Marianne Wiggins and Shakespeare’s Sonnet 116.