It’s no wonder wedding stress really gets under a bride’s skin… but all those hours spent planning are really worth it for the happiest day of your life. But grooms can really feel the strain too. Madeline came to us to tell her wedding story, but unfortunately it doesn’t have a happy ending. Click on the image to read it in full.
GROOMZILLA ATTACKS! HE STABBED ME OVER WEDDING STRESS
Newly-engaged Madelaine, 38, and Lee, 37, entered a local radio competition last year to win their dream £25,000 wedding and honeymoon. The smitten couple worked 20-hour days in a desperate bid to win the prize but the immense strain took its toll — until one night, Lee snapped. Tired and stressed he stabbed Madelaine four times in a terrifying psychotic episode. Incredibly, his bride-to-be will stand by Lee on his release from jail. She told her story to Real People.
HE CHEATED 2 DAYS BEFORE WE WED
Ruth, 51, was over the moon when she rekindled her romance with old flame Andrew, 39, and the pair got engaged after just four months. But six weeks after their fairytale wedding, Ruth discovered Andrew had slept with someone else in their bed – just two nights before they’d tied the knot. She agreed to forgive him on the condition they move to a new town for a fresh start… before he was caught out a second time! She sold her story to That’s Life.
“I BUY DRESSES FOR MY FIANCE”
Mandy, 32, was falling for kind, caring Kieron, 49, but just before their first date he called to make a confession – he had gender dysphoria, and was considering gender reassignment surgery to make him physically female. Undeterred, Mandy met him, had sex, then took him shopping… for a dress. The couple had a baby five months ago and plan to marry – and Kieron will don a dress on their wedding night! They sold their story to Chat.
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