WRENTHAM (CBS) – A bride wasn’t going to let something spoil her massive day – even when a fireplace broke out at her marriage ceremony reception.
Rebecca Alexander and her new husband Louis have been celebrating with household and mates on the Lake Pearl in Wrentham Friday evening when a fireplace broke out.
“A few of our visitors have been like, the celebration’s so lit, it’s actually on hearth!” Rebecca advised WBZ-TV Saturday.
Nobody was damage, however the whole reception of greater than 100 individuals needed to be moved exterior.
“All I saved saying was that this may’t be taking place, this isn’t actual. This isn’t taking place, not my day,” Rebecca stated.
“A whole lot of crying,” her husband Louis stated. “My sister, who was certainly one of her bridesmaids, she was very upset as a result of she didn’t get to do her father-daughter dance, I didn’t get to do my mother-son dance, so my sister had the concept for me to go pull my automotive up, blast the radio, play our songs.”
Regardless of the panic and tears, the bridesmaids salvaged the evening, bringing the DJ and celebration exterior till firefighters arrived.
“We did some good group pictures. They really signed our visitor e-book!” Louis stated.
It wasn’t the marriage reception the Alexanders had in thoughts, however trying again on the evening, they stated they wouldn’t change a factor.
“I used to be actually embarrassed that it didn’t go completely, however little did I do know, it actually did go completely,” the brand new bride stated.
The couple additionally bought a fantastic reward from the Lake Pearl Ballroom – a full refund for his or her reception and free brunch there for all times.