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Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Wedding Wednesday--Wedding Crasher

All dressed up and no where to go--Wedding Crasher Jen in 1990(?)

Who knows what year, I don't remember.  What I do remember is that my friend Kim didn't want to go to her cousin's wedding alone.  So we had a two-fer plane ticket to Miami and I went as her plus one. 

Sort of. 

While I was permitted to attend the ceremony, there was an Aunt who did not understand my presence and requested I depart the reception pronto.  AWKWARD and rather funny.  I always thought she was afraid Kim and I might be gay and she wasn't having it.  I don't know where the communication broke down.  I did not need to be there but I assumed it was discussed before I ever boarded the plane.  I still had a very pleasant trip and beach time to boot. 





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4 comments:

  1. Oh my goodness! What a crazy story. I wonder if that Aunt ever got the right story from anyone in the family. Nice dress, by the way. Love the blue!

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  2. Jen, don't forget, the Aunt made her husband do the dirty work and boot you out.

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  3. @ Diana. Not true. He was super sweet to me. Oh wait, I think you're right. He was mortified but very kind in theory.

    Thanks J. Green! I was even at the Aunt's house meeting everyone before the wedding so it wasn't like I was an unknown on the day. Oh well. Long ago now.

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  4. Oh, my! That's crazy, but I'm sure you handled it with grace.

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