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February 14th, 2010, 03:55 PM
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How long did you know you dh/so before you started dating?
How long were you dating when you got engaged?
How long between your engagement and your wedding?


I first met dh when I was 12, and we started dating when I was 15, and got engaged when I was 17 (2years and 4 months later) and we were married 1 year and 10 months later.

This girl I know just got engaged to her boyfriend of 3 months, that's what's made me think of it
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February 14th, 2010, 04:30 PM
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we were pretty much inseparable from the day we met. 3 weeks into things he went on a mission trip to Africa and during that time I figured out that he was THE ONE

8 months later we got engaged

and 1 yr 1 month after we met, we married.

this past saturday marked the 10 yr anniversary of us meeting <3
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February 14th, 2010, 04:44 PM
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I met hubby because we worked together for 2 hours a week at a convenience store.

We'd known each other, worked together, for four and a half months before he asked me out after midnight NYE Y2K.

One year later on NYD he proposed, and we were married 7 months later.

So when we got married we'd known each other for almost exactly 2 years, and were dating or engaged all but about 4 months of that.


Funny thing, though. I'd known his sister almost since we moved to that town when I was in the 7th grade. (So that'd be... *calculate* about 17 1/2 years? Or so.) We were friendly acquaintances, in choir together; she's a year younger than I am. (Small town so everyone knows everyone, but we were friendly.) I just never knew she had a brother! I also knew their cousin from about that same time - both SIL and their cousin were in choir with me through most of high school. Just never knew about "him"!
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February 14th, 2010, 04:47 PM
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We knew each other about 6 months before we started dating, we got engaged 18 months later, and got married 27 months after that-we've been together 10 years, married for 6 of those
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February 14th, 2010, 05:12 PM
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I dated dh for 4 years, engaged for one and married for 12 years in May. we have been together 17 years! WE knew each other for about 4-5 months before we started dating. WE were both in different relationships when we met..........I believe we were meant to be.
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February 14th, 2010, 06:43 PM
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How long did you know you dh/so before you started dating? I can't really put a date on it, we went to the same small school all our lives but he was a grade below me. We knew of each other, but we didn't really hang out.

How long were you dating when you got engaged? about a year

How long between your engagement and your wedding? about 4 months! It was supposed to be longer but on a whim we decided to elope just before our first child due. I was so huge at our wedding
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