A woman sued the man she planned to marry because his former live-in girlfriend showed up uninvited for the wedding - which was then canceled, according to news reports.

The Korea Herald said a 26-year-old woman identified only as Shin was seeking $21,000 in damages for mental stress and repayment of wedding costs from Pak Chang-su, 32, her intended groom.The suit, filed in district court in the southeastern port of Pusan, said the wedding was canceled after a woman who had lived with Pak for seven years showed up unexpectedly at the wedding hall.