THE ELDER SCROLLS V: SKYRIM
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19.6 Side Quests: The Bonds of Matrimony
Objectives: Speak to Maramal about arranging your wedding, Attend your wedding ceremony, Visit your or your spouse’s house
A Life Lived Alone Is No Life at All
Sometimes it is lonely on the mist-filled pathways of Skyrim. You may yearn for companionship. Or something more? If you feel your life is incomplete and must be shared with someone, make your way to Riften and check the Bee and Barb tavern or the Temple of Mara for a talk with Maramal the priest. He detests the drinking of mead and hopes the drunkards of Riften will eventually accept the teachings of the handmaiden of Kyne.
Ask for more information about the Temple of Mara, and he tells you she is the goddess of love, tending to the sick, poor, and lost. The priests of Mara also perform wedding ceremonies for all the loving couples in Skyrim. Now ask how marriage works:
Life is hard and short, so there is little time for courtship. A person interested in looking for a spouse simply wears an Amulet of Mara around their neck, indicating their availability. After another shows interest and they agree to be together, they come to the temple and marry. You can purchase one of these Amulets for the low price of 200 gold pieces.
Amulet of Mara
After you purchase an Amulet of Mara, check your Items > Apparel menu, and wear the necklace, or you’ll never entice a spouse! At this point, you must find someone who wishes to marry you. To do this, you must strike up a friendship with any one of the following potential suitors. “Striking a friendship” means completing a favor for them, or otherwise getting into their good graces...