What to do if a client signed a contract stating that her deposit for services event planning was non-refundable but now wants a refund?

Question Details: She and her partner terminated their contract 3 months ago and just contacted me 24 hours ago saying that they wanted to be reimbursed for their deposit. All parties signed that contract and the terms are stated clearly. Am I obligated at all to return any money?

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