The Burgess family of Bloomfield Hills, Michigan,
planned the premier society wedding of the year.
Their son, Alexander Burgess, was
to marry Katherine Hatfield
of Brooklyn, Michigan, at the First Presbyterian
Despite an entire year of meticulous planning,
the unpredictable nature
of Michigan weather made for
a wedding no one would soon forget.
Rev. Stephen Goodrum's wedding novella
tells the story of
what he says is the key to not only a perfect wedding,
but also to a great
"When it seems everything can go wrong, something good can go right."