Planning and executing a dream wedding is no small feat. That's why there's an entire industry of wedding planners at the ready to make sure things go smoothly.
But even the most professional planners can't always predict what will go wrong. Accidents and mishaps abound when it comes to any big event. And with a wedding, the high emotions make things even more precarious.
A recent Reddit thread asked, "Dear wedding planners, what's the worst crisis you ever averted without the bride and groom ever finding out?" Here are the craziest examples, with the person who wrote the post sharing their own anecdote first:
At her wedding, ahead of the cake cutting, the wedding cake was absolutely destroyed. No one knew about this but the event staff and planner. The way she told it, the baker did not have time to prep another cake, but they did have several matching cakes used for sampling that were prepared daily.