When my wife, Donna, came home, I could tell she was upset. When I asked her what was wrong, she broke down and cried.
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I sat down to read my email on the first day of winter semester. “Professor Howard,” one of them read. “My name is Shanae, and I am in your math class. I won’t be there today...We had a family emergency. I don’t have any clothes or anything to wear. I know this isn’t making sense, but it’s a long story."
According to Dixie, they had a family tradition of trying to get the bride or groom to divulge where they were going on their honeymoon. In past generations, if one of them did let it slip, the family members were inclined to follow and play some prank on the bride and groom.