Nothing unusual in either that or the picture, you're probably thinking.
Now read this:
In Sweden it
is a bit of a custom for the groom to be kidnapped and whisked off
somewhere for his stag night, which usually lasts all day and all night
rather than the typical British stag night where you all arrange it
beforehand go out get drunk and hire a stripper.
The Swedes do
it differently. The groom has no idea until he gets nabbed. He might be
dressed up in something crazy and go do something bizarre. Then the fun
particular gentleman is a keen sailor and when he was kidnapped for his
stag night they pasted a false "skippers-beard" on him and put him at
the helm of a 60 foot yacht and let him be skipper for the day.
Much beer and
fine Swedish victuals were consumed. But nothing 'nasty' had happened to
him at all. In the evening when they got back on land and were getting
cleaned up for the night club, they all had a sauna as is customary in
groom's horror when he walked into the sauna where his naked mates were
waiting for him, and then to notice that best mate number one had no