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What It’s Like to Say No to a Proposal

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It's not like you want to lie to them!

It may be the hardest question you will ever ask, or the easiest if you’re confident that they’ll say yes. Dropping hints or having long conversations about getting married make it so much easier to propose, but what about the people who don’t quite the hint that their partner isn’t ready? Or those that think that proposing to their significant other will make them want to stay? How can you handle such a hard rejection? And how do you say to no to someone who loves you that much when you know that the time just isn’t right? Well these people have lived to tell the tale and spill all the tea…

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They said "no" and it may have saved their lives.