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Better Grab the Smelling Salts

David’s mom got married this weekend.  To a firefighter.  Not that that has anything to do with the story, but I think it’s cool to have a firefighter in the family.  There are a bunch of police officers already on my side, a handful of lawyers and a teacher.  The firefighter is just like the last star in this little all-American family flag we’ve got going.  Now, all we need is a priest in the crew and we’re set.  For some reason, though, none of the single men are chomping at the proverbial bit to take on this role.  Something about the whole celibacy clause that throws a wrench in the works. But back to the subject at hand, shall we?  David’s mom (congrats, guys!) got married this weekend, and she did so in laidback-casual, Hawaiian-themed style.  Our darling Saoirse was a flower girl, complete with flowered dress, lei (“I hafta wear a necklace?”) and sandals. She loved every bit of it, from getting to walk down the “island” (she really was going with the theme, here), to running around the dance floor…