How long did you date your partner before he or she popped the question?
It may have only been months, or perhaps it felt like an eternity.
We are both really happy with how fast everything happened.
Getting to Know Someone Better For a couple who are classed as childhood sweethearts they will clearly be together a long time before they marry simply due to their age.
But what if you are childhood friends who begin to date when you are older?
Divorces are easier to obtain now than they ever were, but there can still be a price to be paid for getting things wrong.
There will always be people who have heard of a couple who married after a few months and it worked out perfectly while another couple dated for years before getting engaged or married and they did not last.
We determined that the median engagement age in the United States is 27.2 years for women, and 28.7 years for men -- a 1.5 year difference.