I Want to Elope

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 24 People

    Just Me and Him

    I started planning my wedding about two months ago, and I quickly became disgusted with the whole thing. It seems like soooo much money that is mainly spent on a party for other people. Its important to my Ma that Im married in a church, and that was my intention... Until the...
    xlyssajx xlyssajx
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Oct 8, 2008

    I Want To Go To Las Vegas

    I'm stressed from wedding planning.  I love the person I am going to marry.  He proposed November 23, 2011.  We decided that since we had been together for such a long time, that we wouldn't have a long engagement.  We decided to get married on December 31, 2011.  I just...
    WildSpectrumArts WildSpectrumArts
    46-50, F
    6 Responses Dec 17, 2011

    What's the point of spending thousands upon

    thousands of dollars on what's essentially a giant party? I never fell for all the glitz and glam of giant fancy weddings, giant white dresses, giant caterings and venues, and not to mention giant bills. I want to elope partly because I want that intimate moment to be private...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Dec 15, 2014

    They don't treat us well.

    Nobody listens to us or respect us and yet they judge us. I guess they won't mind us eloping one day.
    jaycampos5423 jaycampos5423
    18-21, M
    2 Responses May 27, 2014

    I Badly Want To Elope!

    So this is me, basically blowing off some steam. I don't know where else to go. So I figured anonymity to be the best option. Here's my lovely tale... I have been in a wonderful 3 and 1/2 year relationship with a man I love very much. We're engaged and we want to get married this...
    Fostergal1 Fostergal1
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Oct 13, 2012

    Escaping Bride-zilla

    I 'm not somebody that likes the spotlight , or spending huge amounts of money on showing off , so the full scale wedding scares me senseless. Add the fact in that my parents don't think the man I'm with is good enough for me, and the crazy relatives we both have, and I'm ready...
    shatteredheart shatteredheart
    31-35
    3 Responses Aug 26, 2008
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