Imagine a party in your home. When the door bell rings, do the guests just come in, grab a beer from the fridge, and plop down on the couch? Hardly. Usually, as a good host, you answer the door and invite the guests into your abode, tell them thanks for coming, and send them to mingle with the others, grab a drink, and enjoy themselves. The same is true for a wedding.
The receiving line works the same way and functions as a highly organized ice breaker, usually needed for large and/or