Contents

Her Wedding Day

Update item information
Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 20
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1988
Type Text
Format image/jpeg
Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
ARK ark:/87278/s68p5xng
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 325053
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s68p5xng

Page Metadata

Title Her Wedding Day
Description I think I floated back upstairs because I don' t remember getting there. But there I was We didn' t have money for white expensive gowns m those days. Light blue was my favorite color. It was beautiful, a satin underskirt with lots of gathered net over the top. A shoulder cape buttoned with tiny blue buttons around my neck. Pink rosebuds were set on the collar. I rubbed rouge onto my cheeks, powder puff all over my face to take the shine off. I felt lucky to have that box of face powder. I had used some of my paper route money to buy it. It smelled good. Some of the girls at school couldn' t afford any so they used flour. X can still remember how funny they looked where the flour stopped at their chinline. X fj.rn.shed rny face by rubbing my finger across the bright red lipstick, then lined my lips using my little finger. Steppincj into white spiked heels, I stood back to admire with what I saw, I felt beautiful and the mirror echoed my feelings. Gazing for a long moment, I realized that Mary Jensen was about to become Mrs. Ewell Anderson. Mama' s voice broke into my thoughts: through the hall, steadied my hand on the bamster and si owl y stepped downs t a 1 rs. My eyes caught a glimpse of Ewell. There he stood, tall and handsome in his brown junior prom s ui t, which he had bought only a year ago when he borrowed from his life insurance policy. He wore his Sunday white shirt and a eyes met mine. That glance between our two pair of eyes was almost like getting shocxsu on Grandma Johnson' s electric fence. I felt shivers go up my back and a lump caught in my mother was already sniffling into her lace-edged hankie, and his Dad sat with a smile on 1 i h
Format image/jpeg
Identifier 130_Her Wedding Day.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 20
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-19
Date Modified 2005-02-19
ID 324973
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s68p5xng/324973