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I Am Engaged

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    That Came Outta Nowhere!

    I've been engaged for almost 5 months. I met my fiancee at his 20th birthday party. He took me out to dinner one night. We got all dressed up. I thought we'd get married eventually, but I wasn't expecting it for another few years. When we got back to the car, he paused. I...
    paperalias paperalias 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 4, 2009

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    I am engaged to the most wonderful woman in the

    world! She has stuck by my through thick and thin and helped me through so many situations. I had an engagement Planned for our year and half. I was taking her to a beautiful place I had gotten all if her favorite camping foods and snacks for on the way there. I painted a...
    cbolin cbolin 22-25, F Jan 29

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    After 8 years three kids

    and one miscarrage my boyfriend finally decided that he wants to marry me... I live him to death and would do or give anything for him..
    jessiarmold jessiarmold 26-30, F Dec 28, 2013

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    Best Thing To Wake Up To

    "you mean the world to me. i'm not sure what next year will bring, but that's ok, because i'll be with you. " "you mean the same to me. I just know that it'll probably bring a lot of decisions." "whatever comes, together."
    musicalsoul10 musicalsoul10 22-25, F Apr 7, 2013

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    Jealousy/ Engagement...

    i am engaged to the love of my life and cant wait to get married! the only problem is, i have a jealous streak and i dont want it to ruin our relationship. he still talks to one or two of his ex's on a rare basis, usually through myspace or email and i am so scared that this will...
    shaerae87 shaerae87 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 5, 2008

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    He finally proposed! I’m

    so excited it’s not every funny. The wedding is in May, which isn’t really that far away and it’s going to be so perfect. We’re not doing anything really big, just a nice little wedding in a church with family and friends. We’re looking for a place to live together and...
    klic klic 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 12, 2013

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    I Am Engaged!

    My boyfriend asked me to marry him on Saturday, May 3! He is such a wonderful man and I never thought I'd ever meet someone special enough to spend the rest of my life with! I feel so blessed to have met him! He would like to get married on Sept. 8th...and I told him the date's...
    Lexicon78 Lexicon78 26-30, F 2 Responses May 5, 2008

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    Engagement - When Doubt And Mistrust Takes The Place Of Love - There Is Certainly No Need For Wedding Bells!

    I got engaged and since then my life is spinning out of control! What happened to that special boyfriend that wonderful man that I was so proud of? So much for him caring  and hoping we could be together f-o-r-e-v-e-r...Tonight I know I have been the fool to have...
    goggos goggos 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 15, 2009

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    Missing Him

    i kinda wish i had a teleporter to send me to where he's at. i miss him.
    musicalsoul10 musicalsoul10 22-25, F Apr 5, 2013

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    Save The Date...

    12/13/14 at 15:00... 16 months from now. It seems like a long way off but planning has begun and time will fly.
    OMGitsRiley OMGitsRiley 26-30, F 4 Responses Aug 31, 2013

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    I Can't Believe It

    So, I walk in the kitchen to get my breakfast, but the lights are all off. So I turn them on, and I see a piece of cake. Red velvet, my favorite. A note next to it says "enjoy". So what do I do? I enjoy of course! But I hardly get through three bites when I find a slip of paper...
    MaiaTheBroken MaiaTheBroken 18-21, F Jul 2, 2012

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    I love my boyfriend so much

    and he got me the most beautiful ring ❤️
    PrincessJForever PrincessJForever 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    A Tribute To The Greatest Man I Know.

    Just thought I'd take a moment to write a story about my gorgeous fiance. About a year ago I met this man, on this website EP. He inboxed me a few times but because of my mental state back then I didnt really speak to any one, kept myself to myself. But every time i logged onto...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 17, 2013

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    I Know I'm Young.

    I have the most amazing Boyfriend/ Fiance in the world! I know we are really young but i have known Alex since i was little. We went to school together and then he moved. He came back my 8th grade year and i didn't know who he was. I was sitting in science with my bestfriend...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 18, 2013

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    Okay I have a question

    and need external help. My fiance (who is in the army) and I got engaged over Christmas. Before we met one another, he has been in a 9 year relationship and I in a 7 year. His relationship ended because he said they just weren't happy and he didn't like talking to her or being...
    ProudArmyFiance13 ProudArmyFiance13 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 6

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    But....

    i honestly don't think we are going to make it....
    xSilentlySufferingx xSilentlySufferingx 18-21, F 2 Responses May 13, 2010

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    Life And Living It

    Now I am starting to think that this next year will go by rather quickly. I have graduation, internship, my recital, a wedding, all within the year. im excited about all of it. Does anyone have any advice they think would help with any of these?
    musicalsoul10 musicalsoul10 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 29, 2013

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    forevrrBlessed forevrrBlessed 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 18

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    We still haven't set a date.

    But I want to get married in May or June. It will be warm, not hot. I want a very small wedding, with only close family and friends because I don't want to deal with stress from planning. Im really hoping for an outdoor wedding. I want to do most of the decorating. I want a pink...
    Evesdaughter Evesdaughter 31-35, F Dec 24, 2013

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    Wow

    It looks wonderful, seeing those words, and then saying/typing them... I am engaged. It only happened yesterday, and I am still in awe, shock, state of bliss over it, because I wasn't expecting it until Christmas. So if I mistype, and say boyfriend, instead of fiancee, you will...
    KatieJane KatieJane 36-40, F 6 Responses Jul 27, 2009

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    Questions

    ladies and gentlemen, what was it like when your SO first came home from overseas after a year or so? im asking because my fiance is coming back from teaching in SK in feburary. he's already been gone 6 months. he left mid january of this year. im hoping nothing will have...
    musicalsoul10 musicalsoul10 22-25, F Jul 31, 2013

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    Even though I wanted the opportunity to have

    more children, I could not set aside the fact that the woman I view as my soulmate has shown me love that I've never experienced in a relationship. After weighing my options, doing some soul searching and talking with my mentor I came to terms with not having more children and...
    CourierGuy111813 CourierGuy111813 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 2

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    The Little Things

    my fiance is overseas. the plan is to get married next summer possibly after I graduate. I want to start looking at ideas for things but i dont know where to start. any suggestions?
    musicalsoul10 musicalsoul10 22-25, F Apr 6, 2013

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    Being Strong

    we put on a smiling face when they're away. we have to. Being strong for myself as well as for him is what makes it work. I may burst in tears behind closed doors every now and then but I do not nor will i regret the decision he made to go teach overseas. It is making him a...
    musicalsoul10 musicalsoul10 22-25, F Sep 7, 2013

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    Yes, That Is Right!

    Aly is Engaged. My Man bought the ring tonight! I am so glad that I didn't go with my gut last night and do something stupid! I am so happy right now. I really can't believe I am really Engaged!!!!!
    deleted deleted 26-30 38 Responses Oct 20, 2009

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    5 Years

    today marks the 5th year i've been with my guy. Sure, we have had our ups and downs but it is all worth it. He is my best friend, my love, my world. Here's to many more to come. :) i hope you all are having a good evening.
    musicalsoul10 musicalsoul10 22-25, F Oct 3, 2013

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    New Here

    Hello I am engaged to a man in prison we have met in June of 2008 and he asked me to marry him in September. We were planning on waiting for him to get out to get married but now we are thinking about just getting married when he is locked up and then again when he gets...
    samanthaleah samanthaleah 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 5, 2009

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    Current Reminder

    keep your head up, your faith strong and smile often
    musicalsoul10 musicalsoul10 22-25, F Jul 23, 2013

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    I Think Hes Scared...

    ive been engaged for nearly 7 years to this guy i fell so hard for,i didnt even want to be in a relationship when i met him,but he did something to me i think i loved him from the moment i saw him,there has been so much hardship though in the 7 yrs ive known him,mainly other...
    Kaygin855 Kaygin855 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 5, 2009

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    Surreal

    I keep adding and deleting this group! I think it's because it still feels so surreal. I am engaged. I am engaged. I officially told one of my sisters, who freaked out. I after Gwen asked me to take a picture of the ring my fiance purposed to me with, it suddenly felt very real...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Oct 24, 2011

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    Going Fishing

       We met through plentyoffish.com, no joke. I responded to his email because in his profile he said he like walking the Burke-Gilman trail. We met at a local mall to see a movie, the last Die Hard picture. I figured if you can to a movie as a first date it's pretty...
    Rahnesong Rahnesong 31-35, F Sep 3, 2008

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    I Get To See Him Next Week.

    Finals are almost over and things have been getting better. I've applied to a few more jobs. I have an interview later this week, hoping ill get the job. :) Also, I get to see my fiance next week. im really excited. I fly to his parents early next week, then we'll fly out to...
    musicalsoul10 musicalsoul10 22-25, F May 6, 2013

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    17 And Enaged!

    Growing up every little girl plays wedding and hopes to one day get married and start a family. Of course they want to be all grown up and out of high school though! Its what i always dreamed of to graduate meet a guy get married and have kids. Well little did i know i would be...
    Alwaysandforever2308 Alwaysandforever2308 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 24, 2012

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    Summer

    All the late nights, all the studying soon to be over. Then we shall enter a new season of adventures and sunshine. This summer I believe will be great. I dont know everything that will happen, but I will face it with a smile and know that this is the way its supposed to be
    musicalsoul10 musicalsoul10 22-25, F May 7, 2013

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    My Story

    EDIT: Him & I are no longer together. I am going to try to make this incredibly short so people actually read it :) He took me to his apartment and cooked dinner for me. Then, he played a song and we danced in his room. Since I am short, I climbed on top of his toes and wrapped...
    righteouschica righteouschica 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 14, 2012

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    Yay :d

    i am so happy!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! <333333333
    buninmyoven buninmyoven 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 29, 2012

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    My Thought

    "Ladies: present yourselves to the world as individuals whom deserve respect in all aspects of life. Gentlemen: love furiously, live life in a way that is nothing less than chivalrous and one of freedom."
    musicalsoul10 musicalsoul10 22-25, F Sep 21, 2013

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    Fate

    I met Jesse when I was 15. He was so funny, he would make my face hurt from smiling so much. Too bad I was in a relationship already, and would be for 5 years. After the first year of knowing each other we lost touch and I didn't hear from him for four years. One night I was...
    SparrowKay SparrowKay 18-21, F Jul 27, 2008

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    I am 18 and engaged, that's just how it is,

    I get a lot of hate from people around me although his family is highly supportive of us, we've been bestfriends for 5 years and our relationship has slowly evolved over time. Were both going to college and mutually agreed that we will wait to actually get married until we have...
    hiddenbabe hiddenbabe 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 24, 2013

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    Late Night

    I hope that he remembers what I look like, what my laugh sounds like. im scared and hoping things havent changed too much in the past 5 months. im crazy about him, for him. This is just one of the harder nights when it hurts more than I thought. but it will all work out.. i...
    musicalsoul10 musicalsoul10 22-25, F Apr 27, 2013

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    The Night I Got Engaged

    I was driving around with a friend and we were talking about the possibility of me getting engaged soon because my boyfriend and I had been living with each other for over a year. I said "I have a huge gut feeling it might happen but I don't want to get my hopes up." I couldn't...
    katiieadjodha katiieadjodha 18-21, F Nov 26, 2013

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    musicalsoul10 musicalsoul10 22-25, F Feb 5

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    Engaged This Summer

    I got engaged to the love of my life on June 10, 2008, and we are to be married in December 2009. I am pretty sure the date is going to be December 19th. I am sure I will share more stories once we start planning the wedding more :)
    katpunkhippiegirl katpunkhippiegirl 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 24, 2008

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    My fiancé and I began dating

    when I was only fifteen. I adored him and knew he was the person I was going to marry even back then. We've been through our ups and downs which has only made our relationship stronger. He is a wonderful man who I greatly appreciate and love.
    HhMmCc HhMmCc 22-25, F Dec 16, 2013

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    Now What?

    im afraid that ive messed up. there are conflicts with school for next year and his contract. my stomach is turning and im not sure what to do. planning a wedding, graduation and a recital is going to be hectic. im already freaked out...
    musicalsoul10 musicalsoul10 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 10, 2013

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    It Doesn't Feel Real.

    I think I've just now come to terms with the fact that I'm going to be married by next summer. Not that I'm not happy about it...it just didn't seem like something that I would do.I'm always very cautious and rational. When I entered college and saw everyone from high school I...
    SpilledSecrets SpilledSecrets 22-25, F Oct 7, 2011

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    Just Got Engaged!

    I was sure Ben was going to break up with me. He'd been distant lately, and when I tried to talk to him about what was wrong, he'd insist it was nothing. He was moodier, and would stare off into the distance and say "I don't know" whenever I'd ask him a heavy question. I was...
    charbakes charbakes 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 21, 2012

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    I got proposed to on midnight,

    the first hour and minute of my birthday. We just met in November. But I love him dearly and he loves me. I kind of fxcked up big time, but I'm sure we'll mend things and get married someday. I'm being hopeful. You don't give up on love, right?
    7WholeDays 7WholeDays 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 10

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    So Happy

    I just recently got engaged to my boyfriend of a year. We weren't telling many people because he is in prison. I was going to have him tell his mom but I just couldn't hold the good news in any longer so I told her today and she said that she is so happy for us. She also said...
    Txangel777 Txangel777 18-21, F Aug 28, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    I am engaged to be married to the love of my life. He is my home, my rock, my biggest fan, my protector, my love, my family, my husband-to-be.
    octopieyes octopieyes 18-21, F Mar 24

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    I am 23 years old and engaged to my boyfriend whom I met in my university - Brandon who has also courted me for two years. He has proposed to me a few weeks ago and we have made...
    HayleySunny HayleySunny 22-25, F Apr 4

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    Hey y'all I am engaged to this wonderful man:)
    AbbieBaby AbbieBaby 22-25, F 16 hrs ago

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    When someone looks at me or looks at my age on paper, they say I'm young. But until they get to know me and experience my maturity, they see that I'm not actually young. My actions...
    misunderstoodk19 misunderstoodk19 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 30

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    I am far from perfect! I argue,get frustrated and an a general handful! She has this way of making everything ok and let's me be myself..doing so makes me work hard daily to become...
    DC0813 DC0813 22-25, M Mar 28

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    Yes! I'm so happy and lucky!❤️ I love my boo bear!<3
    TaylorMarieee TaylorMarieee 26-30, F Mar 31

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    After ranting about how upset I was to find out he was going to propose I had come to terms with it and got over it. The following day he popped the question. I said ,"Yes."
    mangoluver mangoluver 22-25, F Apr 3

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