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Finnish Wedding: Sweating Out Ex-Boyfriends & Getting Hit With A Broom | Euromaxx

At this sauna in Finland, they’re making wedding preparations of a rather unusual kind. “That stings. Why does it have to hurt so much?” “I never promised you a rose garden!” “Sometimes life’s unpleasant.” Being struck with a bath broom made of birch branches is supposed to really hammer home the bridesmaids’ advice. In another fascinating Finnish tradition, Marjo Krankkala...