Johannesburg couple whose winter wonderland wedding pictures went viral talk about their special day

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For Simone and Jarryd, their wedding was a day to remember. Their snow-covered pictures went viral. (PHOTO: Stuart Dods)
For Simone and Jarryd, their wedding was a day to remember. Their snow-covered pictures went viral. (PHOTO: Stuart Dods)

A late-winter wedding in sunny KwaZulu-Natal surrounded by family and friends, foliage and birdsong. That was the vision Simone and Jarryd Aricksamy had for their special day. 

But when the big date dawned, the heavens opened and produced an end-of-days storm that would see the groom coated in snow, soaked to the bone and forced into gumboots to navigate the mud.  

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