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Wedding of a Wench

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Wedding of a Wench

"Wedding of a Wench" a joyous celebration promised arrived on lacy invitation bring only your smile as a gift to offer congratulations but my cousin, Marlene, was known as a troublemaker all her life now so hard to imagine she'd make any man a good wife. more out of curiosity my honey and I opted to go after many years of disfunction change makes people grow nothing could have prepared me for the show 'twas 'bout to see there is a lid for every pot and fun is always free. the rough flight to Las Vegas was bumpy and too long spent all my time with eyes closed tight chanting the wedding song as the plane landed I tried to unclench my fist wondering which magic potion she used to snare a sharp dentist. the trip to the chapel 'neath bright lights of Sin City my high heels hurt my toes as I thought of words witty recognized Uncles and Aunts who had now grown old though the temps reached 100 my body froze cold. we exchanged hugs and kisses then escorted to our bench waiting for sweet music and entrance of wicked wench she wore a red suit with her flaming red hair with white shoes, blouse and hat looked like Santa Claus affair. the groom, short and bald, wore a green laurel wreath to cover his head with red tie underneath his bermuda shorts were all plaid and too big where oh where was the champagne, I needed a swig. instead of gold rings they had tattooed pop art with matching leg logos "till death do us part" I was laughing so loud I thought I would die waved a speedy hello and a hasty goodbye. now what does one say to a couple's freak show? no words came to mind that seemed quite apropos I just gave them my business card once they were sober as a wedding gift come see me for a duo cousin makeover. *For Joann Grisetti's My Cousin's Wedding Contest.

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  1. Date: 3/13/2014 2:29:00 AM
    enjoying this one again... Miss you ~SKAT

  1. Date: 10/3/2012 12:12:00 AM
    great write, congrats on your win Linda Marie

  1. Date: 10/2/2012 2:31:00 PM
    HiLinda my bff, Congratulations with your fantastic entry for Joann's "My Cousin's Wedding" cheers~ xox~ PD

  1. Date: 10/1/2012 9:03:00 PM
    WON 2ND PLACE .. THANKXXX

  1. Date: 10/1/2012 2:56:00 PM
    Glad to see this on the winners' list. Well deserved , my friend. Congratulations.

  1. Date: 10/1/2012 7:14:00 AM
    What a super win for you. Congratulations Linda-Marie. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 9/30/2012 4:49:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win, getting to travel to Vegas, and the tattoos sealed deal!

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    Sorry about you feet lol!
  1. Date: 9/30/2012 4:25:00 PM
    This is so funny.. congrats...BG

  1. Date: 9/30/2012 12:02:00 PM
    Congratulations my friend Linda-Marie for being a winner!! Your poem is awesome!! (^_^)

  1. Date: 9/30/2012 11:16:00 AM
    Big congratulations Linda Marie can you imagine -matching tattooes urgh xx

  1. Date: 9/30/2012 10:29:00 AM
    hahahhahha ..... A most original wedding gift and much needed. Congratulations on your win, Linda. Love, Suzette

  1. Date: 9/30/2012 10:15:00 AM
    Very nice! congratulations on your win! Terry

  1. Date: 9/28/2012 7:27:00 PM
    nice keep it up /check mine out an let me kno what u think My PromiseTo You

  1. Date: 9/25/2012 9:13:00 PM
    WOW< Linda, this is so good, you made it seem VERY real. It's not true, is it?? I love yours. One of the best I have seen in this contest.

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 11:17:00 AM
    i flipped off my chair with your hilarious wedding images, sweets... winning material for me and congrats on your autumn wins!..:) huggs!

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 10:59:00 AM
    Enjoyed this funny write on marriage very much Linda!Best wishes to you.

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 10:00:00 AM
    that is hilarious!! I love it!! I can't imagine!!

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 9:56:00 AM
    this was way too funny!! :) Loved it!! -Ashley Abraham

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 9:55:00 AM
    this was way too funny!! :) Loved it!! -Ashley Abraham

  1. Date: 9/16/2012 9:53:00 AM
    This is just hilarious Linda, absolutely enjoyed reading this. Wishing you the best for the contest ;) love Wilma

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