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"how quickly we can a strange adopt food, attire, music, even the fine details of a Nigerian wedding 'skit' if you will (Yoruba tribe to be clear) the delicate job of a moderator narrating intentions, interjecting songs and parody. The 'sitting' or receiving families (bride in this case) and the 'standing' visiting family (groom) arriving to ask for the bride's parent's permission to marry their daughter. Oh, the formalities that follow such as the prostrating to show deference, or announcing to the world, once prompted by the ever capable moderator, that, he, the groom, "begged", (literarily), to marry the girl. This is far from an elopement
"we solve the problem that most brides in a size 12 or larger in their street clothing have when they walk into a traditional bridal store."
"One minute you would think that they are the prim and proper finishing school kind of ladies, the next minute the sassy part comes right out without skipping a bit. We had a blast, ok, "I" was challenged"
"a chance meeting, a call a few days later and the rest is history. She's a Howard University alumni, the real HU by the way, but you couldn't tell by the number of times she spent at the University of Maryland. You could say she had a very good reason"
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"If you don't know it yet, I have a secret desire to photograph food. Any kind of food.
I marvel at the talent that goes into a meal preparation and presentation and its ultimate demolition. That, by the way is the right word by the time you lay your fork down, demolished!
" could have held a contest of smiles, giggles, and outright laughter. Ruth has mastered the power of her smile cause it disarms him instantly and gets him to join in."