Marriage defies Friday the 13th superstition

One Ottawa couple flew in the face of superstition on Friday, getting as "unlucky" as possible on their wedding day.

Phil Eaves and Jess Chapman get married at 13:13 on Friday the 13th, 2013

Couple ignores superstition and embraces the "unlucky" number. 2:23

People take such care in planning their wedding day, avoiding anything that may ruin it.

With Friday being the 13th day of September in the year 2013, you'd expect many couples would avoid putting their special day on one many consider unlucky.

However, Phil Eaves and Jess Chapman aren't one of those couples.

See why they wanted to get married on Friday the 13th in Steve Fischer's report in the above video player.