I Am Always a Bridesmaid, Never a Bride

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    My cousin with whom I'm quite close with just

    told me that her boyfriend had proposed to her. Naturally I'm ecstatic for her because they truly belong together but then she asked me to be her maid of honour which I gladly accepted but in the back of my mind have a little feeling of annoyance! I've been in five different...
    Savannahkentttt Savannahkentttt
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 28, 2014


    In Las vegas, I was at my mom's wedding when I was 17(I guess I wasn't a bridesmaid then). There was only me and my mom, and her husband, and two other people. My boyfriend that brought me there was not in attendance as he was in jail for driving with joints in the car.(I was...
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    Oct 11, 2009

    i am currently a bridesmaid

    for 2 weddings.. one in september & one in october respectively....(both girls are cousins).... balancing everything is not easy...
    TinkerFae TinkerFae
    26-30, F
    Jun 17, 2014

    I'm Fine With It

    I have been the maid of honor in two weddings.  It is a huge responsibility and I was absolutely flattered.  I have no desire to be a bride.  Maybe one day, but definitely not anytime soon!
    heavensloss heavensloss
    22-25, F
    Oct 21, 2008

    Not Even A Bridesmaid... But No Loss, Really...

    None of my friends have even invited me to their weddings. I don't care. The tag is still on the dress I bought for my wedding that was called off in 2003. Long live the state of bliss that is being mutually in love and committed, but it's not coming to me in this lifetime.
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Oct 11, 2009
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