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Man on the Street: The Proposal


We hit the streets of New York to get guys to confess how they feel about the bended-knee thing—if they're not doing the bending.

Q: "A woman proposing—you okay with that?"

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"It just wouldn't feel good. If you're in a relationship and she's asking, something isn't right."

—Nick N., 26

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"Totally! It would take the pressure off of me and save me the five grand on a ring."

—Matt C., 24

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"I'd feel kind of awkward. But if I were in love, it would save me the nervousness."

—Angel O., 33

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"It would be weird, but I'd get used to it. But I probably wouldn't tell my friends how it went down."

—Gabriel S., 28

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"If I loved her—great! Men always do it; it's about time a woman stepped up."

—Xavier M., 29

—Barrie Gillies, BRIDES magazine

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