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There is a never ending stream of books, articles, blogs and websites dedicated to planning a perfectly magical wedding on just about every budget, in just about every venue imaginable for themes that are new or tried and true. This is often referred to as the marriage industrial complex. The industry creates new must have treats, favors and traditions every year. Along with this creativity is the burgeoning, almost explosive cost of weddings. These are often two day events produced to mimic a small Broadway theater production. Untold hours, a myriad of details and plenty of frayed nerves accompany the planning of these huge productions. The one component that is so often over looked, is planning for the actual marriage. …