July 11, 2008
They got into the car and drove away. Rick saw the priest berating Amanda’s parents.
“Haven’t I always been part of your family?” she asked.
“Of course,” replied Rick. “But my parents wanted it to be an official marriage. They didn’t care if we eloped.”
“But your parents paid a lot for this ceremony too,” she said.
“Yes and they know we will do the right thing,” he replied. “Now we have to go home and pack.”
“Pack? But our honeymoon isn’t until Monday,” she said.
“Actually it starts tonight,” he said holding up the keys. “Beach house in Hampton.”