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  • After heartbreak, generous jilted bride finds some joy

    10/15/2013 5:52:02 PM PDT · by rhema · 23 replies
    St. Paul Pioneer Press ^ | 10/15/13 | Molly Guthrey
    A jilted bride is experiencing a different sort of happy ending than the one she was expecting. But first, the heartbreak: "I got the phone call on Aug. 10," said Michelle Marxen, 26, a pediatric nurse from Fargo, N.D. Her fiance was on the other line; the news was not good. By the time the betrothed said goodbye, their wedding -- set for Oct. 19 -- was off. "It's hard to explain why, because I never really got an explanation," Marxen says. First, she grieved. "I went through the 'Whys?' and the uncontrollable crying," Marxen says. After she dried her...