Tammy Lin & Sam Farber
Married July 21, 2013 at Harbour View Marina
Bride and Groom
Tammy Lin, a medical student at the Temple University School of Medicine, who grew up in Fairfax; and Sam Farber, a researcher at ESPN, originally from Arlington’s Riverwood neighborhood. The couple live in Philadelphia and Plainville, Conn., respectively, while she finishes school.
How they met
At a rock quarry at Eno River Park in Durham, N.C.
July 21, 2013, at Harbour View Marina in Woodbridge
Dinner at Foster’s Market in Durham.
Sam planned a scavenger hunt through Durham that led Tammy to the Duke University Chapel, where he was waiting to propose.
What she loves most about him
“He is intelligent, sensitive, hilarious and always knows what to say to make me feel like a million bucks.”
What he loves most about her
“She is a great listener, a bundle of energy and has a beautiful smile.”
Number of guests
A simple ceremony with an Apache wedding blessing and a reading from Corinthians.
Mason jars collected by friends, decorated with burlap, twine and lace.
What made it special
Dancing with old friends and with each other to “My Girl” by The Temptations
“To Make You Feel My Love” by Kris Allen
San Francisco and Napa, California
Amber Jones, Studio Pura