A friend just got engaged after dating for 12 years. The woman in this relationship has been loud and clear about wanting to get married for about…um, 7 years now. What do you think of super long term dating couples? What are the implications if any on their upcoming marriage? How long will the engagement last?
Signs He’s Not Going to Propose
Dating for 8 years, still no proposal
Dear Amy: Shortly after meeting my boyfriend five years ago, I moved into his apartment and we are very happy together. He is a hard-working and caring person — the man I want to spend the rest of my life with. Getting married has always been very important to me, and I always hoped that moving in together was a step in that direction.
Is This Petty? I Resented Him For Not Proposing After Six Years, So I Said No When He Did
There are lots of ways men mistreat women, as is frequently discussed in various sites like The Good Men Project. A 35 year-old man can afford to dally another years before having his first child. Not so for a 35 year-old woman. I live in New York City.
I need a little help navigating my thoughts. We have 2 young children together and have lived together for 9 years now. We were kids when we got together. I was 20 he was We never broke up but had the usual arguments.