When Brittany Ross Cook saw her groom, still dressed in his wedding suit, plunging into a pond in a park in Canada, she first thought he was playing a joke.
The couple had said their “I do’s” and were posing for wedding photos Friday in a park near Kitchener, Ontario. During the photo shoot three children had been following them around, giggling and cheering them on, Ross Cook and her new husband, Clayton Cook, said.
“I was sort of keeping a close eye on them, just because they were close to the water,” Clayton Cook told BBC World News’ “Newsday.”
Cook said he was waiting for his turn to be photographed when he became concerned when he suddenly noticed that only two of the three children were standing on a rock ledge that led down to the pond.
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