We Are Gathered Here Today Because Priyanka Chopra's Endlessly Long Veil Got the Meme Treatment

Melissa Locker
We Are Gathered Here Today Because Priyanka Chopra's Endlessly Long Veil Got the Meme Treatment

Priyanka Chopra’s wedding had many significant touches, including a veil that has captivated the internet.

“Every girl dreams of being a princess on her wedding day,” actress Priyanka Chopra told People and Chopra went all in on her dream when she married Nick Jonas in a weekend-long ceremony at the Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur, India.

While she wore a stunning red lehenga for her Hindi wedding, for the Christian ceremony, Chopra wore a drop-dead gorgeous hand-beaded and embroidered Ralph Lauren gown. It was a beautiful gown that was a little overshadowed for onlookers by the stunning long tulle veil that descended from Chopra’s head and trailed after her for a whopping 75 feet, requiring six assistants to tote behind her.

It was stunning and a powerful image, but also so over-the-top and totally extra that Twitter couldn’t help but turn the veil into a long-running punchline and instant meme. Here are some of the best takes on the veil that never ends: