below, Kaede (below, right, and further below, right again) last of
the available Charlie's Angels, has been snapped up by a very wise
and discerning man. The happy couple married in
San Francisco. Sorry, boys, all Charlie's Angels are spoken for. Too late!
Tomoko and Bertel
are back from their second honeymoon, which took them to San Diego,
Florida, and New York City.
In San Diego, they attended the wedding of Arisa & Michael. Arisa,
Kaede and Tomoko were known as "Charlie's Angels." With Arisa
and Tomoko successfully hitched, Kaede remains the only Angel
available. With Kaede's beautiful looks, that situation will not
Next to the quest
for Tomoko, boat racing is Bertel's great passion. With Bertel
distracted by Tomoko, his boat
Typhoon finished 5th in the world ranking. Better luck next year!
On February 16,
2005, in a romantic coffee-shop at Narita Airport, Bertel asked Tomoko to marry him. Tomoko said: "Yes." Tomoko asked Bertel. Bertel said:: "Yes, I will."
And so, a year later, on October 21,
2006, in a beautiful ceremony at the Imperial Hotel in Tokyo, Tomoko
and Bertel Schmitt said "hai, chikai masu" (yes, I will) to each
other. They promised to love, respect, console, watakushi wa
kenkouna tokimo, forever.
About 50 guests,
friends and family, from close by and far away attended the wedding.
This website is a memento for all of them. (In the name of historic authenticity, it has been preserved in its 2006 Frontpage technology.)
And it is a
virtual wedding for all those who tried, but could not make the long
trip around the globe.