It can be easy to assume that hasty engagements are reserved for the rich and famous , but some real-life people have done it too — and lived to tell the tale. In a Reddit thread, people discussed what happened when they decided to get married after six months or less of dating , and how it ended up working out for them. I don't know how to explain it, honestly. We just knew? We had a lot in common and could talk for ages. We were inseparable, and I would miss him on long shifts.
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Well, actually, we probably get married after less than 8 weeks of dating. And even after that, I had a freakout. Go ahead, puke. It was 5 weeks of doing whatever the fuck we were doing, but falling madly in love doing it. Just 5 weeks. So the question is as follows: are we nuts? We date, in the American culture, for years, often 2 or more years before getting engaged.
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Some forums can only be seen by registered members. I know this used to be fairly common, even engagements were kept very short. Around the time of WW2, due to the war many people rushed into marriage, BUT many of them stayed married, the divorce rates weren't anywhere as high as they are today. The reason I'm asking this, my friend I mentioned on another thread, just met a girl and had sex with her after only knowing her a week.