Just because you love your friend who's getting hitched, it doesn't mean you'll feel that way about her guests, writes David Smiedt 

Upcoming nuptials deserve to be celebrated - it's a momentous event. Better still, who needs an excuse to get one's nearest and dearest girlfriends together for an evening? The curious thing about a hen's night, however, is that it combines people from vastly differing areas of a woman's life - old mates, new mates, work colleagues, soon to be in-laws and so on. Many of whom come to the event with vastly differing expectations of how the event could, should and must end up. Here are a few that will always show up.

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