American comedian Albert Brooks got up close and personal with his future father-in-law before his wedding - on the operating table.
He says, "Three weeks before the wedding, he took out my gallbladder. I joked, 'Open me up and take what you want. It's a gesture.'
"Later, he called Kimberly and said, 'I've seen everything. You can marry the guy.'"26/05/2003 09:28