Wearing a formal dress all day long, in the heat or the cold, then followed by hours of taking photos, then an entire evening of mingling and dancing can wear anyone out. Often brides are more exhausted than they should be for their first night of wedded bliss. Bridesmaids also find themselves waking up sore [...]
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There is a trend, a la the Office, to make wedding ceremony entrances, proposals, and first dances into something production quality. Some of my friends feel that it takes away from the sanctity of the event, the sombre tone with which two people enter a lifetime together. Other folks feel like the energetic originality shows [...]
My brother is a Broadway pianist. Our friends, family, and sometimes even strangers ask him to play weddings all the time. Most of them he does for free even though these folks are asking him to perform his livelihood for their function. No one thinks to ask their caterer to cook food for free, but [...]