This persuasive speech Marriage – more than a bit of paper is a thought provoking look at the deep commitment we make to another person when we say our vows to each other. You will tell your audience that for the majority of people marriage is still an ideal and that they long for the commitment of it. Against a background of popular media stories to the contrary, you will note that for many if not most people the maintenance of those vows is of real importance in their lives. You will show, too, that marriage is a cornerstone of society. The short poem that accompanies your persuasive speech Marriage – more than a bit of paper will reinforce the strength of your message.