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My boyfriend & I have been together for almost 3 years (will be 3 years on Oct 19th) and have lived together for 2 years now. We have a great realationship and have talked about marriage, kids...the whole deal. We both want the same things but as can happen with men and women our timelines are different. I have been ready for a while but after a serious chat last fall and we compromised on the time frame. I would wait a bit longer than I wanted and he would bring his timeline closer. We agreed that 6 to 9 months to get engaged would be a timeframe we were both comfortable with. Well that put us at the end of summer beginning of September...which has come & gone. We have talked about it again and he says we are still "on track" but what exactly that means is a mystery. I am trying to play it cool and wait for the proposal but how long is to long to wait? Either he is willing to make that commitment or he is not...
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