Presenting a History to Him

im1.shutterfly-9I remember, and always will, the day I was presented to him. I’d put on my most favorite dress of all time, spent an hour having my hair done princess-style, and another being embellished in makeup. Finally, I slipped on my glistening ivory-colored flip-flops and was ready to take the long-awaited walk down the red carpet. More than anything, I just wanted to see his face, and more particularly, to see his eyes seeing me—the eyes of a man in love in those heart-stopping moments when he first beholds his bride.

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