Spinoff!! You know you are a Waiting bee when…

posted 3 years ago in Waiting
Post # 4
573 posts
Busy bee

@tiff-tiff-tiff:  Lol, I know that one.




You know when you are a waiting bee when you try not to look at the numerous jewellery displays in the shopping street when out with SO; afterall, after a recent chat about how it will not be right now, you don’t want to look like you are thinking about it all the time :/


Post # 5
11772 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: May 2013

You know you are a waiting Bee when you drive by a bridal shop and intentionally don’t look, only to STARE at it longingly in the rear view mirror!

Post # 7
2052 posts
Buzzing bee

Oh I’ll play!


You know you are a waiting bee when you keeping trying to convince your SO to look at ring and dress porn with you!!  

And when you order a ‘bee’ wish bracelet and start making engagement chicken because you are hoping this weird stuff works!!

Post # 9
2125 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2015

@BrandNewBride:  Exactly! My SO and I were going out for dinner and drove by a bridal shop with a big display window. I know he saw it, but I tried to pretend like I didn’t. 😛

You know you’re a waiting bee when your bedtime ritual includes fantasizing about how he will propose. I have a few different scenarios in my head lol. Private dinner, sporting event, afternoon hike… Oh boy. 

Post # 10
325 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2015

When you overanalyze everything he says that is related to engagement and weddings.

Post # 11
559 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2016 - Charleston, SC

When the first thing a friend says to you is “So are you married yet?” 


Post # 12
496 posts
Helper bee

when sll of your friends look at your ring finger after any holiday, birthday or special event to see if you got your proposal yet.


when you are annoyed that you are misisng out on sales for candles, welcome bags or anything wedding related because he hasn’t proposed yet!

Post # 13
80 posts
Worker bee

When, if you mention your SO worked overtime or got a bonus, your mom asks if that means he’s buying the ring.

Post # 15
422 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: April 2014 - Rebar

@tiff-tiff-tiff:  ….when ur posting ur frustrations on wedding bee to get some sort of consolation as why it has happened yet 🙁 

Post # 16
1360 posts
Bumble bee

@lovelee1:  when your bedtime ritual includes fantasizing about how he will propose

I do this too!!

Also: when you start noticing EVERY woman who is wearing an engagement ring.

Seriously though, I am myopic and I’ll put my glasses on just to (hopefully subtly) stare at women’s rings with a mixture of envy, admiration and wonder. Even if they aren’t particularly nice rings. 

And: when you read other Bees’ wedding problems and want them to be YOUR problems!

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