This is a photograph from my wedding to my second husband, Karel Mrazek, taken on 8th June 1956. We were married at the Old Town Hall in Prague. My husband in standing in the middle, I?m beside him on the right with a bouquet. My mother, Helena Polakova, is standing behind me. Standing beside her is my mother's brother, Jiri Alter. Standing at the far left is my cousin Erika, standing behind her is my mother's boyfriend, standing beside Erika is our witness, the journalist Smekal. Standing between the witness and my husband is my mother-in-law. And the two children in the middle are my cousin Erika's two adopted daughters.