Getting chosen by a bride as her maid of honour is serious business.
You will need to be organised, a good listener and - if these photos are anything to go by - have a talent for the ridiculous and shamelessly hilarious.
When photographer Ashley Hempel did a veil toss shoot, she was not expecting this.
While the bride was in on the whole thing, no one told the husband.
But he took it in his stride.
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