When time is running out, you don’t wait. You leap into love; you dive into marriage; you cling to your dearest with tight fists and breathless lungs and eyes squeezed closed. Then, if you are lucky, the Universe says, “Here. Here is more time. You can relax. You can breathe. You can look and love and savor.” And so you do.
Jill and Dave were married with only their parents in attendance. Then, Gift of the Universe embedded in their hearts, they celebrated, one year later, with all of their Favorites present to eat, drink, and *dance badly.
*their words, not mine!