Local view: Parental primer for the high school prom
Published 05/07/2010, Duluth News Tribune
Is this your idea of prom? Beautiful dresses, professionally done “up-dos,” carefully manicured nails, sharp-looking tuxedos, poses for home photos and videos, grand marches, fancy dinners out, the best of manners, boutonnières, corsages, festively decorated ballrooms, refreshments, smiling chaperones, laughing, socializing, slow dancing, last dances, walks to the door with perhaps a hug or a gentle kiss good-night, smiles and fond memories to last a lifetime.Word count: 667
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