Wedding days are something you dream of forever right? Not to mention all the planning and money that goes into the perfect day. You never think about being a hero on your wedding day though... One Alabama man became a lifesaving groom recently.
Newlyweds Zac and Cindy Edwards were in the middle of taking wedding day photos on Orange Beach, Alabama, when a nearby swimmer got caught in a rip current and started drowning.
The groom; a former lifeguard and member of the Coast Guard, stopped the photo shoot and jumped in to save the drowning swimmer.
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The groom helped the man back to shore where emergency responders were waiting. Both guys were fine, but Zac had a nose bleed. his biggest concern was still hiw new bride, warning her to keep her distance in her white wedding dress.
“I told her, ‘The grandkids are going to have a story to tell! It was a perfect day. Beautiful wedding.” says Super Groom Zac.