DAYS: BEN AND CIARA'S WEDDING EXPLODES!
Soap Opera Digest|August 03, 2020
Ciara and Ben’s perfect wedding goes awry when a bomb explodes after the happy couple is pronounced husband and wife, causing complete chaos at the church. “Everything comes crashing down, separating the two of them,” explains Victoria Konefal, noting that Ciara goes from “her highest high to her lowest low in a matter of seconds. The girl is on the epitome of an emotional roller-coaster ride.”

Adding drama to the situation is that Ben is nowhere to be found when the dust clears. “After they look though the rubble all they can find is Ben’s shoe,” reveals Konefal. “As an actress, I wanted to keep this shoe as a running theme. I asked the writers and the directors if it was okay for Ciara to carry the shoe with her everywhere because it’s all she has of her husband. She barely married him. They were married for 30 seconds, and he got ripped away from her in this tragic way. So she clings to the shoe for dear life. It’s like the shoe represents Ben’s soul and the hope Ciara has that he is alive and well somewhere.”

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