how long should i wait

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amberstar Posts : 38 Registered: 6/17/06
how long should i wait
Posted: Jun 27, 2007 11:44 AM

hey everyone- my first offical post!!!

 I wanted to ask all of you your opinion.

I have been with my boyfriend for over 7 years, when we started dating I was 14 and he was 16 (now 21 and 23)- I have been ready to get married for about 2 1/2 years now and he knows that- I actually asked him on Valentines Day to marry me- He said yes, but he wanted to do it offically with the ring and everything- I want to know how long I should wait before I ask him again- It's been almost 5 months since I asked him the first time- I love him sooo much that I don't want to wait anymore- thanks!!!!-amber*

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Re: how long should i wait
Posted: Jun 27, 2007 12:32 PM Go to message in response to: amberstar

I would wait until he is ready to ask...You've made it clear to him that you are ready, so let him figure out all the details of asking.  I know it's frustrating to wait and not know when it will happen, but when he does finally ask it will be amazing!!!! 


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2BMrsHaller Posts : 24 Registered: 6/1/07
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Posted: Jul 1, 2007 5:48 PM Go to message in response to: Guest

I completely agree with dlou.  My FH and I had been talking for a long time about getting married but it just never seemed to get to that point.  Then when I had just about given up on the whole idea he proposed.  It was the most wonderful day of my life.

It will happen, just be patient, guys have a strange idea on what needs to be going on in their life before they decide.  Just enjoy your time with him.


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LochNessie Posts : 1,631 Registered: 4/2/07
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Posted: Jul 2, 2007 11:59 AM Go to message in response to: 2BMrsHaller

My FH was the same way.  We'd been talking about marriage, but it took him a small forever to actually propose.  I had just given up on trying to figure it out when he proposed.  I think they want you to not expect it.

-Ness 





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TickledPeenk Posts : 175 Registered: 7/19/07
Re: how long should i wait
Posted: Jul 20, 2007 3:12 PM Go to message in response to: amberstar

I've been with my bf for 5 years and we started talking about getting married a couple of months ago.

I know how you feel!  I am really excited to get engaged too, but I know that I have to be patient.  My bf wants to save up for a nice ring and he wants me to get it off my mind so that he can surprise me.

So maybe your FH is also saving up to surprise you with a beautiful ring?  Or maybe he's trying to think of some romantic way to ask you and wants to be sure you won't see it coming?

I know it's really hard to be patient but he will ask you when he's ready to.

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Re: how long should i wait
Posted: Jul 25, 2007 7:08 PM Go to message in response to: amberstar

 I have a saying- "man time". It's ALWAYS longer than our time.

Like when you ask them to do something around the house- & they say "sure thing". But then it takes them a week to get to it. It's because they're on "man time".

 He's going to ask you but it'll be on man time.

   Good Luck!


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