I Don't Think I Was Born With the Bride Gene

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    I Know I Wasn't.

    As a little girl, I would love to sit and flip through bride magazines and look at all the pretty dresses and the diamonds; yet I never pictured myself in one of those gowns.  Ever.  I admired the dresses because of the workmanship that goes into making a quality gown...
    QueenD QueenD
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Jun 3, 2008

    Urgh No

    so much money, effort and hassle for one day? ick. Id love to have a wedding. Id love to walk down the aisle and see my future husband/wife and everything.... but the organising, the table planning, the money... ick.   if anyone wants to pay for and organise my wedding go...
    Tesse Tesse
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 8, 2008

    It's True

    It has been a life long dream ... a dream that will probably never come true. I'm not prediciting my future but there is so much more to being me than a wedding. I know if one was ever in my furure the gown would not be white. Tacky for me ... age and all. But I found a dream...
    Josie06 Josie06
    56-60, F
    Sep 22, 2008

    Not Even As a Child

    I 've never looked at weddings and wanted to have one myself. When I was young, I never even thought about pretending to get married. I never fell victim to the disney fairytales where the prince wisks the girl off into happily ever after. I mean, I love...
    SacchrineSmile SacchrineSmile
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 11, 2009


    I don't see myself ever getting married.  When I was younger I picked out the dress I would wear.  That's as far as I got.  When someone tells me they're getting married, I have to bite my tongue from saying something rude.  Maybe one day I ...
    heavensloss heavensloss
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Oct 21, 2008

    Nope, Don't Think I Came With It -

    I really don't think I came with the bride gene...I was watching bridezillas and yea I know they show the worst of the worst trying to pull off their perfect weddings but I thought to myself...that's weird I have never even thought of getting married...even when I was...
    TimeforT TimeforT
    31-35, F
    6 Responses May 16, 2008

    I Don't

    My parents have been married for 46 years. It is not the institution of marriage but the actual thought of a wedding day.  I have always insisted that marriage was not necessary for me, according to my beliefs. I have a thing against Christmas as it is many days...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Nov 6, 2008
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