A couple got married at the US-Canada border so guests from both countries could attend despite coronavirus restrictions
Lindsay Clowes and Alex Leckie, both 29, exchanged vows on October 10 on a pier along the St. Croix River in New Brunswick surrounded by loved ones.
But guests at St. Stephen Wharf weren’t the only ones to witness the couple’s nuptials. Across the river in Calais, Maine, stood aunts, uncles, cousins and friends who also watched them tie the knot. In the middle of the river separating the two countries floated a boat where the Clowes’ grandparents witnessed the special day from a safe distance.
“It couldn’t have gone any better. I wouldn’t change anything about it,” Clowes told CNN. “It turned out to be a lot more special than anything else we could have done.”
The couple, who have been together for more than six years, got engaged in November 2019 and planned to get married in August…