My boyfriend and I are both 21 and seniors in college. We have been dating for 2. I brought it up recently, and he said he doesn't see it in the near future, and probably not for 5 years ish. I asked him why, and he got mad and told me to drop the subject Dating for 7.
How Long Should You Date Before Getting Married? Experts Weigh In
Does Knowing How Long to Date Before Marriage Matter?
I hate the word "should. Like, should you still be in your relationship? Should you move in with your significant other? Should you love him more? Should you love him less? Should you be getting engaged soon?
This is the average time couples are together before getting married
These days, couples are getting married later in life than their parents did. In , the average man was Census Bureau. Today, the average ages are It's clear that people are getting married older , but did you know that it's also more common than ever for couples to date and live together for years before tying the knot?
And experts agree that there is no magic number. Spira is of the opinion, however, that a couple should go through all seasons together at the very least so that they surpass the honeymoon stage before determining whether or not to stay together for life. Dawn Michael, Ph. Each couple is different depending on age and circumstances, but a reasonable amount of time to be engaged is one to three years. Research supports this theory.