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    Waveboards, Wakeboards, and Weddings (part 3)

    When I get nervous, my heart beats louder but NEVER do I tremble or get cold and sweaty hands.  My wedding day, however, was a different story altogether. Preparing for a wedding is extremely overwhelming.  From the instant you say “yes” to the seconds right before you march down the aisle, circumstances just seem to cave in on you. Struggles On a cloudy June 12 afternoon in 2010, I stood outside the exquisite black gate of the Blue Gardens venue.  While waiting for the first notes of the Bridal March to be played, I looked back on all the twists and turns that led up to that moment.  There were…