You can hear it in her voice. Cacky Rivers who routinely eases the anxiety of brides on their big day is nervous.
"My dad said recently, 'This too shall pass', and that's what's kept me going."
Her voice trails off. There's a long pause on the other end of the phone.
The "this" Rivers is referring to is the Coronavirus pandemic that has spread across the globe leaving a trail of death and economic uncertainty behind.
“It's a very scary situation," Rivers says.
She likens it to a hurricane, but worse.