a real-life wedding Lorenza STORYBOOK PROPOSAL TO OVER-THE-RAINBOW WEDDING & Salvatore F or Lorenza Manna and Salvatore Parisi, the first chapter of their romance began when they met at Lorenza’s sister’s wedding. At the rehearsal dinner, they were deep in conversation and very shortly after, deeply in love. STORYBOOK PROPOSAL It had always been Lorenza’s dream to visit Prince Edward Island, setting of the Anne of Green Gables books. Whether Salvatore’s romantic proposal plans were inspired by a novel is uncertain, but one thing’s for sure, he knew exactly how to create a perfect proposal. He made arrangements to visit a secluded island near Cavendish. When Lorenza opened their picnic basket for lunch, she discovered a silver bullion wafer engraved “Lorenza, will you marry me?”. 98 Wedding Essentials 2013