The Jilted Bride
by Maggie Sanapo
Published: January 11, 2015
“The heart wants what it wants - or else it does not care” - Emily Dickinson.
That was all Anton could say to me when he eloped with my best friend, Laurie, during our wedding day. I didn’t understand it. For me, people quote Dickinson to justify their wandering heart. But years later when I met Brian, I realized what Anton meant. Indeed, “the heart wants what it wants…”