Partygoers cheer as the groom searches for his bride's garter.
He lifted the bride and carried her into the warm glowing heart. They danced and the lights came up and the festivities continued with hands-free-garter-diving in a heart-shaped flaming border of love. It is a tradition in Kamchatka, Russia.
- RANDY OLSON
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- Kamchatka Salmon_ National Geographic Magazine 8/2009