Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck recently celebrated their love with a three-day star wedding ceremony in georgia. In the latest edition of her “On the JLo” newsletter, Lopez shared some romantic details about the festivities.
“This is heaven. Here. We are here now,” she began to say. Explaining the meaning behind those words, 53 year old man noted, “This is one of my favorite lines that Ben wrote from a movie he made called Live the night.”
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She added that Ben said those romantic lines during his wedding reception speech. “He also said it the night of our wedding reception in his speech, and I thought… how perfect.
In the newsletter, the singer-actor also revealed that she surprised Ben by incorporating a song close to their hearts during the ceremony.
“Ben and I talked about Marc Cohn’s ‘True Companion’ as the perfect marriage love song in this same house more than twenty years ago. Although Ben doesn’t know it, I asked Marc to surprise him by singing it at our wedding.
She said she walked down the aisle with Marc’s “The Things We’ve Handed Down” playing as her twins Emme and Max and Ben’s children Violet, Seraphina and Samuel walked past her.
“A song about the wonderful mystery of children… something we could only guess at the time, but it was the perfect choice as our five children preceded me on the walk,” jlo wrote.
Developer Ben’s Reacting to her surprise, she added, “Ben told me that the chords of the song and the sight of Marc Cohn shocked him and made him feel how the two roads we had traveled ended up. inevitably, inexorably and perfectly together.”