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BertieBotts Mon 10-Dec-12 17:34:21

How old were you when you felt ready for marriage? And how long had you been with your partner?

Just curious grin

GoldPlatedNineDoors Sat 19-Jan-13 15:56:14

We got married at 26 after being together for 8 years.

Wideboy Sat 19-Jan-13 15:56:55

As for how did I know I was ready - I just wanted to be with her all the time, so I thought the best thing was to marry her. Fortunately she agreed!

Taffeta Sat 19-Jan-13 15:58:45

I was 35 DH was 34. We'd been together 2 years.

3littlewomen Sat 19-Jan-13 15:59:34

married at 30 (10 years ago) together 17 years, engaged within 2 months of meeting (long engagement). He was THE one, still is 4 kids later (expecting #5 this year).

We are a great team, lots of mutal respect and we love each other (puke!)

ArtemisatBrauron Sat 19-Jan-13 20:46:23

23, got married after 9 years together and now been married for 4.5 years and still very happy grin

HoratiaWinwood Sat 19-Jan-13 20:54:07

21. Six weeks. Still together ten years, two DCs and two mc later.

HoratiaWinwood Sat 19-Jan-13 20:55:54

Should say, that's six weeks from the first words we spoke to one another.

Mrsaurtherpendragon Sat 19-Jan-13 20:55:54

Engaged at 25
Married at 27
Together now for 9 years! smile

Startail Sat 19-Jan-13 20:58:31

met when I was 20, engaged six weeks later and married at 22.

still happily together 25 years and 2DDs later.

Lafaminute Sat 19-Jan-13 21:03:47

35 - but I'd been married 9 years at that stage. I knew he was a good man and that if I said NO I would be making a bad decision but I was not ready to get married. I spent my weeding day & honeymoon thinking WHAT HAVE I DONE?? but you know, 15 years on I believe I made the right decision and I have not got a reputation for doing that generally! We had been together 5 years before we got married. So 20 years this year. WOW! I don't feel old enough for that!!

liverLadyLass Sun 20-Jan-13 00:35:46

Married for nine years in October, been together 11 years come July, got engaged after a week,,,
Got married a little over a year later,
Our children are nine and four.5

liverLadyLass Sun 20-Jan-13 00:38:11

Forgot to mention I'm 30 in August...,
And met at the age of 18...

AmelieRose Sun 20-Jan-13 00:40:33

Met when I was 23, he was 33.
Engaged after 8 years
Married 9 months
Together 10 years at the end of this month!

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