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For those who are married/engaged, how long did you date your SO before you contemplated the ring?

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once I felt we got our shit collectively together

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I knew after about 6months.. we ended up getting engaged after 4.5 years (waited til I finished school)

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I made a rule for myself that if it wasn't in the cards after 6 months or certain after a year I would end the relationship

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Sometimes it doesn't matter how long it takes! It's when you know! We got married 6 months after dating.

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6 years, but we were 18 when we started dating so weren't in a rush

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2nd date

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We got engaged just under a year after we met, and then another year before the wedding.

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2.5 years

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8 years before we really thought about it. There was no real reason to get married (weren't looking at real estate or kids yet; getting married would have just increased our taxes; we were already committed to one another so what difference would it make).

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6 months.

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Wow @EY1 that's one the faster ones I've heard of. Can I ask how long you've been together and what age you were?

Definitely impressive to both go through the dating process and execute a wedding in 6 mo

4 years.

5 years

5 years but that was college + 1 year to get our lives together

Six years

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