Runaway Bride Flees Before Reception

After ceremony, Italian newlywed skips out with groom's buddy
By Katherine Thompson,  Newser Staff
Posted May 27, 2009 12:19 PM CDT
The bride and her driver left for Greece. The husband is considering suing her for "material and moral damages."   (Philip Date, Shutterstock)
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(Newser) – As a newlywed groom and the wedding guests waited at a restaurant in Trieste, Italy, the bride was speeding away with the driver, a friend of her husband, ANSA reports. After an hour and a half, the groom got through to his new wife, who said that she had "made a mistake" and that her "heart belongs to someone else."