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Your Friends and Family May Be Disappointed
Some parents might be grateful you're opting for a cheaper alternative—especially if they were going to help foot the bill. But do expect family members and good friends to feel a bit left out when they first hear the news. They love you, of course they want to be there on this momentous occasion! The good ones, though, will understand and will be cheering on your decision.