The British Grooms Association has put together a comprehensive list for boyfriends / girlfriends of what to expect if their significant other is a groom. Use this is you are lost for words or have a friend in need!
1. I’m usually late. If we arrange to meet after work the chances are I’m going to be late, because no matter how hard I try I am never done for 5pm. Horses are never a 9-5 job.
2. I may be away for weeks at a time with little communication. This isn’t because I’m not thinking about you, it’s because I don’t have time to think about you, call you and do my job properly.