With the way all of this had gone, Susan desperately hoped that her parents would be far more accepting of the news. At least she had EJ on her side. Telling her brother before family dinner had been one of her only caveats about how to tell their family, and though he hadn't been overly pleased with Terry, he'd promised to be on her side after seeing how happy she was.
"She will," Susan said decisively. "Now, let us speak of happier things, or at least more amusing things, like how our friends are going to react when we tell them."