Before they could say “I do,” President Obama needed to play through.
Two Army soldiers reportedly had to relocate their Hawaii wedding over the weekend so the commander-in-chief could play golf.
Bloomberg reports that the Army captains, Natalie Heimel and Edward Mallue Jr., had planned to get married at the 16th tee box at Kaneohe Klipper Golf Course, on Marine Corps Base Hawaii, on Sunday.
But just as they were finishing their wedding rehearsal on Saturday, they were told they’d have to move — to accommodate the president’s round the following day.
“It was emotional, especially for her — she’s the bride and in less than 24 hours they had to change everything they had planned,” Mallue’s sister Jamie McCarthy told Bloomberg.
I wish someone would publish an address to which we could send cards or gifts to the couple. It’s the least we owe them.
There are days when I’m deeply ashamed of my country.