Chen Wei-yih purchased the flowing white dress, enlisted a wedding planner and rented a banquet hall for a marriage celebration with 30 friends.
But there is no groom. Chen will marry herself.
Uninspired by the men she’s met but facing social pressure to get married, the 30-year-old woman says, “It’s not that I’m anti-marriage. I just hope that I can express a different idea within the bounds of a tradition.”
(READ the Reuters story at the UK’s Telegraph)