Everything is Going to Change: Marriage Without the Wedding in a Pandemic

Weddings used to mark the beginning of a marriage. Now, more and more, they serve as the confirmation of a relationship already in progress.

At the end of Bridesmaids, Maya Rudolph’s character Lillian semi-disappears on the day of her wedding. Her hot mess of a former maid-of-honor verging on former best friend, Annie (Kristin Wiig) finds her in her apartment, hiding under her comforter. After Lillian apologizes to Annie and confesses that her replacement MOH has crafted a wedding that the father of the…