May 16, 2023Liked by Matthew Speiser

The summer before my *first* wedding, we went to seven, yes 7, weddings (she had seemingly hundreds of cousins). I cheerfully drank and ate all that was offered while internally noting "we won't do that, or that, or that..." So I viewed these events as valuable learning opportunities even if I never did get the names of all those cousins (and aunts, and uncles, and...) straight.

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