Process and Analysis Essay Essay

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Process and Analysis Essay



Marriage is one of the major rights of passage in life. It is a change of status that involves all the
emotional baggage that comes with such changes. Marriage is one of the few rights of passage
that I, myself have chosen to undertake. Once my fiancé and I made the desciscion to get
married, the next step was to plan the wedding.
The first thing I had to do was to set a date. Choosing a date was not a simple task,
considering I had to keep in mind of family commitments, other events, the length that some
guests had to travel, and weather conditions. I knew that I wanted to be a summer bride, so I
decided the best time would be around labor day. It would be the end of the summer, and a new
beginning for me.
Next, I went to the library and checked out all the books that I could find on weddings. I
read each one carefully and took notes. Also I asked family members and friends about their own
weddings. I asked questions about everything from weddings dresses to flower arrangements.
The Internet was also is very informative. I logged onto the Internet and read many interesting
stories about other people and their weddings.
The third problem that I had to face was, “What kind of wedding do I want?” I had to
choose from an ultra-formal, formal, semiformal, or informal. Determining how formal the
wedding is to be will is to be would help establish the overall wedding strategy. The level of
formality determines, to a great extent, the overall cost of the wedding. I chose the formal layout,
which is the most typical wedding format..
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