Probably Needs a Better Title
. Definitely Needs More Examples
. The quote may not be adequate (it's pretty much only there because it's the reason i checked for this trope in the first place).
Indices: Wedding and Engagement Tropes
, Marriage Tropes
The Miner Alice McBride and the Mason Bob McGroom have married. Congratulations!
They have decided to forego any formal celebrations.
A couple doesn't technically need a wedding to get married. If they can't afford it, or don't want the hassle, or aren't particularly romantic, they'll just get their marriage license signed and call it done.
- Often happens in Dwarf Fortress because the player hasn't designated anywhere to hold a wedding in the first place.