Wedding Day Ritual 

Nikki Hillis

When I woke it was pouring with rain, by pouring I mean a thick sheet of grey hid the view of Ravello, the town on the opposite side of the valley from Scala in Italy, where we were staying. There were landslides. It was the morning of my wedding. Italians say rain is good luck on your wedding day, the owner of our hotel, his sister, his cousin, his mother and the cleaner all said this to me throughout the morning. Well, we were in for a shit load of luck if they were measuring it by the amount of downfall. *Deep breaths Nikki*.

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