Marriage is one of the most important decisions people make. That’s because it’s (hopefully) something you will only do once in your lifetime—and it binds you to another person for the rest of your life.
Marriages usually begin with an engagement. Traditionally, this entails buying a ring and presenting it to your loved one after asking them to be your husband or wife.
It should be a moment of absolute and perfect joy for both parties involved. So, when you hear how this bride-to-be reacted to her boyfriend’s proposal, your jaw will be on the floor…
Typically when a man proposes to a woman, it is one of the happiest moments of her life. He drops to one knee, asks her to spend the rest of her life with him, and bestows upon her an engagement ring as a token of his lasting affection.However, when one woman’s boyfriend asked her to be his wife, her reaction wasn’t what you might expect. “He proposed and presented me with the ring he’d chosen—a diamond solitaire in white gold,” the woman said in an anonymous web forum. “I was so happy and excited to accept but was disappointed when I first saw the ring. The first word that entered my head was ‘small.’”