Ancient Languages/Latin translation

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Hi Maria
I will be getting married soon and I'm starting to write my vows. I would love to ask my bride to be at the alter, "will you walk by my side for eternity".
I would like to thank you in advance for you help in Translating this for me.

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Hello,

“Visne mecum ambulare  in aeternum?” is the Latin translation for "Will you walk by my side for eternity?”.
Please note that:

-Will you = VISNE ( composed of VIS, 2nd person singular, present indicative of the verb VOLO, I will, + the enclitic interrogative particle –NE)  

-walk = AMBULARE (present infinitive of AMBULO, I walk)

-by my side = MECUM (composed of the ablative pronoun ME + the enclitic preposition –CUM; literally, “with me”)

-for eternity = IN AETERNUM

Best wishes to you and your bride,

Maria

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