"This is one of the nicest weddings that I've ever attended. When it
finishes, all you have to do is tell the caterer that the liver wasn't so
When the Jews left Egypt, the Torah says "and to all the Jews no dog
barked" (Shemos 11:7). Rav Zelig Pliskin explains that G-d made this
miracle, because we were joyous at being liberated from slavery, and G-d
didn't want that joy minimized in any way. Even though the dogs' barking
seems insignificant, Hashem is letting us know that even a small
minimization of joy should be avoided.