The Maota-o-Samoa at Vaitele was a place of laughter and tears of joy yesterday.
It was the venue where families and friends came together to witness and celebrate the union in holy matrimony of Uepa Misiluki and Daphne Maposua.
Their “I Dos” came after years of courtship.
Uepa is the son of Misi and Galu Maota-Misiluki, of Vaoala.
His groomsmen were Kake Leifi, Tony Misiluki, Junior Misiluki and Tommy Papali’i.
Daphne is the daughter of Vaitimu Tepa and Aniva Maposua, of Afega.
The bridesmaids were Veronica Vaitimu, Amelia Maposua, Vanessa Oliver and Maxine Oloi.
The flower girls were Helena Papali’i, Sofia Papali’i and Kira Papali’i while the pageboys were Ernest Nansen, Carroll Papali’i, Jason Nansen and Tommy Papali’i.
The wedding ceremony was conducted by Rev. Mika Afualo.