If you are somewhat confident with making the speech you can enhance it with some novelty extras! Sometimes a picture can tell a thousand words. An alternative approach might be to show a Powerpoint presentation with humorous pictures.  Photographs of the couple when young will always raise a smile, especially nappy shots, old fashioned clothes/hairstyles and in dressing up garb.  Visit: www.blarneyspeeches.com for a full guide to making your special wedding speech.