I Want to Know Your Marriage Proposal Story

Where did you get engaged? What was your fiance' or fiancee's name? What did you do? What's your story? 127 People

    The year was 1977. I had only been in this

    long distance relationship with this absolutely beautiful young lady for a few months but sometimes you just know. One day sent her a "Gift Certificate" in the mail. (This was long before we had email) The certificate said, "The holder of this certificate is entitled to 1...
    stxlcc stxlcc
    Nov 23, 2014

    Perfectly Intimate

    First you must know how my husband and I are and how we met. We are both very analytical. We had discussed the pros and cons of marriage, and how we only want one marriage-no divorces. We met in an airport terminal in Portland. I wanted that big speech in a public place with...
    ajw93 ajw93
    18-21, F
    Aug 12, 2012

    This One's My Parent's

    When my mom told me this I thought it was hilarious and I had to put this somewhere. It's really short and to the point, like my dad.Okay so one night they were in bed (I'm assuming my mom meant just about to go to sleep), and all of a sudden my dad said: "So what, you wanna get...
    DarkCelestriaRose DarkCelestriaRose
    18-21, F
    Sep 14, 2013

    I loooove marriage proposals!

    !! I'm addict to reading stories and watching videos!! Gosh I'm such a hopeless romantic!!!
    Kittyxfreak Kittyxfreak
    22-25, F
    Jun 27, 2014

    Let's Get This Out of My System

    So I moved in with my boyfriend. Three states away and over eight hundred miles from home. He was worried that I was giving up too much in order to be together so he was looking up places where I could finish college and he started looking for a better job so I wouldn't have to...
    Tekkamaki Tekkamaki
    8 Responses Oct 7, 2008


      Haden and I had been dating about four years. We love to be outdoors and explore so when he said he had an "adventure" planned I wasn't really suspicious, just excited. We got up that morning and he said we had to be at the small local airport at eleven. When...
    lgs28 lgs28
    2 Responses Aug 2, 2008

    Best Proposal Ever :)

    First you should know that my boyfriend of 3 years is a youth (6-12th grade) minister at our church. He loves to plan activities with them & they all love him. I'm a nurse. So a few days ago after I got off a shift he told me he would pick me up because his kids (the youth group...
    Runner360 Runner360
    18-21, M
    Mar 7, 2013

    Still Feels Like I'm About To Wake Up.............

    My husband is a United States Marine we’ve been friends for so long that I actually cannot remember us meeting – it’s a bit insane nothing ever happened between us not thought or pass we friend flirted but it was more of us giving each other a hard time when people said how...
    Storm25 Storm25
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 5, 2012

    Wanting Your Opinion...

    By the way, this was over a decade ago.. and I'm since single... So, I'm with my (now) ex-fiancee after we've had our "fun naked time" (can't call it sex, nothing really happened, lol)... afterward, she asks if I'm going to propose to her... keep in mind, we're both...
    AlwaysPersevere71 AlwaysPersevere71
    41-45, M
    1 Response Mar 17, 2013

    The Big Proposal

    I have always wanted to do things differently, also something original and that cannot easily be done by anyone else, this way it would stay unique. It must be very romantic, also I wanted it to be ""huge", I mean so huge that it must be one of the biggest...
    colinniloc colinniloc
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Nov 8, 2008

    Young Love= True Love

    I met and started dating my husband when I was 17, and he was 21. We had only been dating about a month and a half when he asked me to marry him. It was near Christmas, and he and I were sitting on the couch, looking at the christmas tree and the lights, and just talking, and out...
    Jwhackers Jwhackers
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 22, 2009


    It was a Sunday morning and we were in bed and just messing around. He lifted the duvet and just stared at me with a huge grin on his face. I tried to put the duvet down I was so cold but he wouldn't let me. We wrestled around for a little bit before he pinned me down and kissed...
    deleted deleted
    6 Responses Nov 8, 2008


    Well we were on spring break & went to Florida for a few days. one day we were on the beach just walking & he got down on one knee, told me how much he loved me & couldn't live with out me, that I was the woman he's been dreaming of & to please, please marry him! He put a...
    crazyaboutclassiccars crazyaboutclassiccars
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Apr 26, 2010

    Corvette/indy 500 Proposal On The Bricks At The Indianapolis Motor Speedway

    Check out the video below of my proposal and also the full story! My fiancée, Sheri and I just got engaged on May 29, 2010 and we’ve had so much fun sharing our story with friends, family and everyone else that wants to hear about it!    Back in may, I...
    purduegrad2005 purduegrad2005
    5 Responses Jun 16, 2010


    Her daddy sat there with the shotgun; her two brothers stood behind me with baseball bats, and her momma locked the front door.  I knew something wasn't quite right.  Anyway the peacher man came and before you know it, bam, I was married.
    levin60kitty levin60kitty
    1 Response Nov 9, 2008

    What is your marriage proposal idea?

    I like the movie Tangled, and I think it would be really cute if A guy actually did this for a girl in real life, and proposed in a boat somewhere with hundreds of floating lanterns around ;) I love it when guys think of cute creative ideas to ask a girl to prom, to ask a...
    Hiddenmaven Hiddenmaven
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Feb 14, 2015

    I met my wife in December of 1988 at a singles

    gathering at the Methodist Church. We seem to hit it of and when the weather outside had gotten worse and she did not want to walk home in the snow, I offered to give her a ride.She was a little reluctant but after weighing the possibilities, she agreed.Arriving at her home, our...
    spenser60 spenser60
    61-65, M
    May 17, 2015

    One Of The Happiest Moments Of My Life... And My Dad Taped It

    I was attending college on the opposite side of the state. It was the last day of this paticular section of the class and it was also my 19th birthday. It was raining so I was wearing my black rainboots with the multicolored polka dots and a big black jacket. Usually, after a...
    usmcwife4109 usmcwife4109
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 17, 2010

    I Said "yes" Through The Tears

    I was reading about someone's weird proposal story and realized that my proposal story is weird too. I decided to find a more specific group to share my story with. So here it is. I was so in love! We had been dating about six months and were at a music rehearsal, (we were...
    donnadark13 donnadark13
    51-55, F
    Nov 13, 2011

    I Never Even Got To Propose!

    I knew from the get go that she was gonna say no.. I had wanted to get married for a while.. but I kept telling myself that I couldn't afford to do it.. I couldn't afford a nice ring, I couldn't afford a nice wedding, I couldn't afford to take care of her.. So I put it off.. I...
    heartbroken79 heartbroken79
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Nov 30, 2011


    I got engaged four weeks befor my 19th birthday. It was the single most halfassed proposal you will ever hear it went... "Hey ummm, Guin?" "Yeah?" "I was thinking uhh... would you think it'd be crazy if we got... married?" "Is this a proposal?" I asked choking on my drink. "Yeah...
    abritishgirl abritishgirl
    70+, F
    3 Responses Aug 11, 2012

    The Day Before The Proposal

    ever asked a father for his daughter's hand in marriage. Ever asked a father for his youngest daughter's hand in marriage. Ever had to ask a father for his youngest daughter's hand in marriage using a foreign language. Ever had a deaf Father-in-law? Hillarious. A year before I...
    kingedwardthelast kingedwardthelast
    Mar 27, 2012

    Yep, He Really Did

    We had been living together about 2 months are were crazy about each other. I had been divorced from a horrible, abusive husband for 3 years and really didn't want to do that again. My husband is very shy and quiet and had to work himself up to do it. I'm not really sure...
    RawRedhead RawRedhead
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 17, 2010

    What's Your Marriage Proposal Story?

    Hello, I'm writing a feature story on marriage proposals for a college assignment. As gay marriage is becoming legalized in more and more states I thought I'd pose some questions to the LGBT and straight community. If I like your story I may decide to contact you directly for...
    goosey92 goosey92
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Oct 31, 2013

    We Were Very Young

    It was a Friday around Thanksgiving in 1961. Something happened that day in school when one of the teachers who was also a parent of kids in our group asked us if we wanted to go to their wedding in December. That just sort of started the ball rolling. As we talked about...
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2
    61-65, M
    Oct 14, 2011

    I proposed but was turned down .

    The woman was beautiful . Well handsome then . She always made me laugh . I had known her for a long time . So I hinted that we could get married . A match made in heaven ? I must admit that I waited until she was in a really bad mood . Her grandson...
    Homejames Homejames
    51-55, M
    Mar 19, 2015

    Spontaneous and Amazing

    My boyfriend proposed to me in February. It was so unexpected and spontaneous, but I couldn't imagine him doing it any other way. I love him to death, but he is such an awkward person, especially with things like this. I love that he is so awkward, it's adorable. But anyway, the...
    Audio Audio
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 19, 2008

    The Very Happiest Moment Of My Life!!!

    Sean met my brother-in-law, Cody, in the Air Force. One day Sean was joking around with Cody, and said something along the lines of, "So, when are you going to give me your sister's phone number?" Apparently it didn't take too long for Cody and Anna to decide that Sean and I were...
    chubbybunny chubbybunny
    3 Responses Jan 25, 2011

    Hasn't Happened Yet, But It Will Soon

    Me and my boyfriend have been dating over 3 years now, it's a long distance relationship, but for it to last this long, and with the limited visits, I think that we're doing just fine! :)But lately he's told me that during my next visit to see him, which should be either the end...
    DoctorChurchie DoctorChurchie
    22-25, F
    Feb 28, 2012

    A Trip Down Memory Lane

    Me and my fiancé have been through a very long and complicated history, where we were together off and on but have always remained friends through out. When he decided to propose, we had been together this time for about seven months and I could not imagine him doing it any...
    tr3ats tr3ats
    4 Responses Aug 30, 2013

    The Most Un-romantic proposal.....ever!

    My ex-husband asked me to marry him Christmas morning in 2000 by throwing the ring box at me and saying..."You know what it is .... get back to me with an answer ... or not ... it doesn't matter."   I guess that should've been my first clue that it wasn't going to...
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Feb 13, 2010

    Deal Me A Winner!

    My future wife and I were quite the avid gin players back in the days when we had no kids and actual "free time". Around this time thirteen years ago, I decided how I was going to pop the question to my sweety.  I prearranged a deck of cards to deal her a gin hand.  On each of...
    ambroseguy80 ambroseguy80
    46-50, M
    16 Responses May 21, 2013

    Blue Bells

    When my Husband and I were courting, we used to go for very long walks in the surrounding countryside near our homes and it was on one of these walks that he asked me to marry him. We would walk for miles, taking up almost the whole day just holding hands and walking and talking...
    RobertaSunset RobertaSunset
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Aug 10, 2012

    Short Story

    I said, *Hey Ron, I'm pregnant. He said, *Then I guess we're getting married*The marriage lasted about as long as the proposal.
    Serenitree Serenitree
    70+, F
    Oct 12, 2012

    It Was Cool!

    My husband was born and raised in Sacramento CA. 3 summers ago we went back there from Ohio to visit his family and friends. We stayed with his aunt and uncle and they had taken us to San Fransisco for the weekend and put us up in a GORGEOUS 5 star hotel. After spending the...
    Flutterbies Flutterbies
    26-30, F
    3 Responses May 16, 2008


    The first time we were grocery shopping, having fun and talking and generally being silly, dancing in the aisles and whatnot. On our way out I almost blurted 'Marry me', in response to something cute and loving he said. And I started giggling, because a few months ago I'd have...
    sugarburn sugarburn
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Oct 7, 2008

    My Finace And I Hes In A Diff Country

    So Im knew feels kinda weird to do this but I'm hoping someone out there can relate. So I met my fiance 4years ago it was nothing Romantic in fact I look back and laugh because I would have never expected to end up with him not that I mind I love him him with all my heart hes my...
    lavend3r lavend3r
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 7, 2012

    He Proposed On My 18th Birthday!

    It was going to be the first birthday we celebrated with one another. My birthday was on May seventeenth and his was the day after on the eighteenth. We had been dating for almost ten months at that time and we'd already experienced a few bumps in the road. Earlier in our...
    Dimples87 Dimples87
    26-30, F
    3 Responses May 29, 2008

    Oh My!

    I wrote kind of on this before but again; it couldn't hurt! Its a short one! Warning you! Lol! I was sit on my bed and my husband walked into the room and said "Here!" He just hand me the ring and walked out of the room! That was it!
    123ct 123ct
    36-40, F
    12 Responses May 20, 2008

    The Perfect Proposal For Us

    A little background: I first met my fiance in college, he was actually one of my professors. We were NOT romantically involved when I was in university, though we considered each other friends (and I will admit I was attracted to him). We reconnected 3 years later. I struggled...
    cephaloscotti cephaloscotti
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Aug 2, 2012
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