Written by Julie Silva Friday, 10 January 2014 08:00
The dress is so ornate it requires few, if any, accessories, so she’s chosen elbow-length white gloves and simple pearl drop earrings. Her hair is pulled back in a modern updo, emphasizing a bare collarbone and graceful neck.
She’s glowing as she attempts to look perfect in her heavy gown even as the wire in one of two corsets is cutting into her skin.
Still, she maintains a smile, bright white teeth flashing the room as her king escorts her into the ball. This night she is not Sara Ramon, senior at Sharyland High School and star softball and volleyball player. Tonight she is the Duchess of Carrots, and nobody is to know the name behind the title.