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What difference does it make anyway? So as couples live together in record numbersshould the unwitting common-law marriage be a concern?
It's very hurtful that he met his wife and married her and wanted all this stuff with her but with me he doesn't know.
Viewing 15 posts - 1 through 15 of 46 total. We simply know better than to take chances on lifelong decisions just for the sake of tradition, whereas in some parts of the East, they still make that mistake, as is also evident through all the war going on over there.
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Where is common-law marriage allowed? And believe me, I have talked to him about this, I just feel that he already has a lot on his plate, and I hate adding to it, when I know the answer is always the same. I didn't let him or tell anyone about him for a year because I was terrified of meeting someone only to break up. I actually broke up with him and he wanted to make things work and said things would change that was over a year ago!
I got hitched almost 40 years Submitted by MerryPrankster on October 8, - And it datings for 7 years before marriage work and communication and mutal respect and love.
My FI and I started dating when I was 22, I absolutely would not have been ok with him waiting 12 years to propose to me. How long will the engagement last? Everything fits, everything works. The way I saw it, a relationship was fluid, held together by a thread that was relatively easy to cut.
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Marriage Submitted by Anonymous on August 8, - 2: Ladies, before you get too excited let me tell you two things about those success stories: The couple that is not sleeping together isn't worried about how they will feel after the initial glow of sex wears off because their relationship and commitment were not founded upon a sexual relationship.
Although, I am curious to know why he waited to so long to propose, He must have known that your friend has been waiting in the wings for so long. E-mail The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly. Marriage is seen by some as the ultimate, the goal-not the adventure. He was going through a divorce at the time and was married for about fifteen years I think. I don't really think how long you date before marriage has that much to do with if you stay together or not.
Unless you marry a robot you can program to always say the right things.
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The trial to determine whether they had a common-law marriage lasted a year and a half. Sort of a different expectation, imo! So ironically, we should wait Submitted by Matthew on October 7, - 2: It's so easy to let doubt creep in and start thinking "gosh, why am I having to work so hard?