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09-16-2009, 02:38 PM
Please post all the information pertaining to Annie and Jon's wedding plans here.
09-16-2009, 08:13 PM
Annie and Jon's wedding plans.....
this particular thread makes my heart hurt......:(
09-17-2009, 11:01 AM
I find it somewhat interesting that these 2 are getting married while being grad students in different universities (she was a 3rd year doctoral student, which meant quite a few more years to go).
I guess they didn't plan to live together immediately after marriage? Or perhaps her fiance already has a job lined up in CT?
One of my friends did her post doc at Yale and commuted to NYC. He's at Columbia -- not around the corner, but not that difficult.
09-17-2009, 01:21 PM
Annie Le, fiance aimed to give back, wedding registry shows
They had no way of knowing what the future would bring when the couple signed up for a gift registry on WeddingChannel.com.
But they dreamed.
And they did what young couples usually do.
They selected a store, Macy's. They picked the silverware, towels and the bed linens. They picked out a vacuum cleaner, a sewing machine and a colorful gravy boat.
And they did something special. They also selected a charity - the I Have a Dream Foundation, which works to guarantee that all children can pursue a higher education - from a list of more than 100 compiled by WeddingChannel.com and a second, Washington, D.C.-based group called the I Do Foundation, which links engaged couples to charities.
The couple's gift registry, a hopeful sign of the future they wanted together - and should have had - was still online Monday.
^^I was just coming to post this. I hope that the charity they chose benefits from this publicity-in her name.
09-18-2009, 12:12 AM
I feel so, so bad for Annie's husband to be. I just can't imagine.
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