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Category: Tying the Knot

Successful wedding receptions come down to music and food.

Not really. But good lede, right?

Successful wedding receptions involve a lot of different elements and require them all to come together, to complement each other, to form a cohesive whole. In some ways, it’s like designing an entire restaurant, from the ground up, knowing it will be open for a single night. But it’s not just a restaurant, because it’s not just dinner.

Food’s another day. This is about music.

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A year from yesterday, I’m getting married. Which means that, in less than one year, my life of singledom will end.

I met the girl I’m marrying several years ago, and we were best friends for a long time before anything more than that developed between us. Then, when it did, the relationship that grew began to (and continues to) surprise me in ways I never thought possible.

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