You’ve heard of “My canine ate my homework” as an excuse, however have you ever ever heard of “My canine ate my passport”? Sadly, that’s what one couple from Massachusetts skilled every week earlier than their dream wedding ceremony in Italy.
CBS Information experiences that the couple, Donato Frattaroli and fiancée Magda Mazri, went to run some errands, together with choosing up their intention of marriage paperwork from town corridor on August 17, Thursday.
Whereas the couple was out and about, their cheeky (pun supposed) one-and-a-half Golden Retriever named Chickie chewed on and ripped pages from Frattaroli’s passport.
Groom-to-be Frattaroli informed Inside Version, “I appeared on the canine mattress, and noticed my passport the place it shouldn’t have been. I fully freaked out.”
Speaking to CBS Information, Mazri recalled, “I picked it up there have been a few enamel marks, but it surely didn’t appear to be actually broken,”
“Then we opened it up and all the non-public info got here out. Then we appeared on the flooring and it’s all scattered round. Chickie, positively did some severe harm,” Mazri continued.
And the timing couldn’t be worse, because the couple had been scheduled to get married in Italy on August 31.
Whereas Frattaroli is clearly pressured, he shared with WCVB on August 19, Saturday, “Fortunately, Congressman (Stephen) Lynch’s workplace and Sen. (Ed) Markey’s workplace have been tremendous responsive. They’ve been in contact, no less than with me and the State Division, to attempt to expedite issues and get a brand new passport. Maintain my fingers crossed and, hopefully, all the pieces will work itself out.”
The couple beforehand shared that if Frattaroli doesn’t get his expedited passport earlier than their flight on Friday, August 25, then Mazri and all of their wedding ceremony company will journey to Italy with out him.
However fortunately, new experiences stated that Frattaroli’s passport got here in by Wednesday, August 23 and the marriage will occur as scheduled.
As for the cheeky Chickie, she is reportedly staying with buddies in Boston and hopefully, received’t chew on extra any extra passports whereas her hoomans are away.