plan was a small outside intimate wedding with 25 of our closest
friends and family, celebrated in our new historic town and home.
Alas, Mother Nature had other things in mind; torrential rainfall! It poured from before sunrise into the following day!
I walked out of the salon with my hair in cascading waves, the howling
wind turned my umbrella inside out while the rain crashed down
sideways! I struggled with the umbrella trying to protect my hair as I
slid on the pavement losing my flip flops (yes, flip flops - note to
future brides: don't get manicure and pedicures done the day of your
I remember shuffling through growing puddles of water and thinking to myself, "I can't believe this! This is our WEDDING DAY!" All morning long I had been convincing myself that the rain was GOOD LUCK!
I had read that rain on your wedding day represented fertility and stability and income and guaranteed a long happy marriage! But as I drove home realizing that we wouldn't be able to takepictures in our new town and have the service in our beautiful side yard, I was so disappointed!