In a few more days they would all part company anyway.
It details what will happen to their assets and property should they decide to part company after the wedding.
By honoring the past relationship that the ring symbolized and cooperating when returning the ring, a couple can part company without a vicious aftermath.
Look out for soles starting to part company from the uppers, laces that are on their last legs, and signs of general wear and tear.
In some cultures, it is customary to say "Namaste" when you first greet someone and again when you part company.