(Closed) Bees, did your parents marry one another? Are they still together?

posted 7 years ago in Relationships
  • poll: Choose the one that fits.
    My parents were never together. : (15 votes)
    2 %
    My parents got married, but eventually divorced. : (281 votes)
    28 %
    My parents got married and are still together. : (627 votes)
    63 %
    My parents were never married, and are no longer together. : (37 votes)
    4 %
    My parents were never married, but they're still together. : (7 votes)
    1 %
    I don't know the nature of my parents' relationship. : (2 votes)
    0 %
    Other (please explain) : (21 votes)
    2 %
  • Post # 197
    Member
    2968 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: September 2015

    I selected my parents are married and still together, however it is only partially true. My dad passed away 5 years ago, a couple of months after their 25th wedding anniversary, but I have no doubts in my mind that were he still around, they would still be happily together. 

    Post # 198
    Member
    2664 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: September 2015 - Ketchum, ID

    @bunnyharriet:  my parents were married and together for about 5 years. They separated when I was around 3. 

    Post # 199
    Member
    766 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: September 2014

    My parents married one another and have been together for 35 years, I believe. There have been some struggles in their marriage, especially lately, but I do think that they love each other enough to fight through them. 

    Post # 200
    Member
    1222 posts
    Bumble bee

    My parents have been married for 21 years. The real question is are they happy together?

    Post # 201
    Bee
    979 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: September 2008 - A tiny town just outside of Glacier National Park

    My parents are each other’s first marriage and are still married to one another, unfortunately. Maybee now that my youngest sister is off to college, they can call off the charade and move on with healthy lives and relationships. I hope so, for both their sakes.

    Post # 202
    Member
    1268 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: January 1994

    Divorced (thank God)!

    Post # 203
    Member
    99 posts
    Worker bee
    • Wedding: December 2012

    My parents have been married for almost 44 years. They have considered divorce many times and do not have a happy marriage.  

    Post # 204
    Member
    729 posts
    Busy bee

    My parents were married before they had my sister and I. They broke up when I was a teenager but they didn’t bother to divorce until I was like 25, lol. Now they are both remarried and my dad has 2 more kids. 

    Post # 205
    Member
    2268 posts
    Buzzing bee

    My parents never married and separated after 8 years together.

    Post # 206
    Member
    560 posts
    Busy bee

    My parents married in 77 and appear to still be happy! (ps they are both pushing 60! I love my genes!)

     

    SOs parents have been together just as long and appear to be happy. They argue-but who doesn’t.

     

    I am interested to see all of these considering SO and I are currently expecting and are not even thinking about getting married yet (both in our 30s and he is divorced).

    Nice to see that there are some people who are still together who had the baby before the ring.

    Post # 207
    Member
    2377 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: January 2013

    got together at 17, married at 20, been married 40 yrs!!!! true love. cant imagine one without the other!!!

    Post # 208
    Member
    1798 posts
    Buzzing bee

    Mine got married about four months before I was born although they say I was planned. They are still married 21 years later.

    Post # 209
    Member
    2113 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: September 2015

    @bunnyharriet:  My parents have been married for 26 years and counting. They got married in their late 20s after meeting in college. FI’s parents have also been married for over 20 years, but they’re 10 years younger than my parents. They got married in their early twenties and got pregnant with Fiance (the oldest) shortly after. Whereas I’m the middle child, born after they’d been married for 7 years. The generation/culture/religious gap has created some interesting problems with them getting to know each other. My parents get along better with FI’s grandparents!

    Post # 210
    Member
    1274 posts
    Bumble bee

    They were married for 28 years, and separated last year, they are going through court stuff now to settle things with their divorce. I was born a year and a month after they got married. I’m their only child together. 

    Throughout my childhood up until last year I used to think I was so lucky to have my parents still together…so many of my friends’ parents were divorced/remarried/etc. Le sigh. 

    Post # 211
    Member
    1004 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: February 2014

    My parents were married about ten years and then divorced. I think it made me nervous about marriage, but now that my Fiance and I have been together almost that long I think I can be confident that we will last. So nice to hear about all the marriages that last!!

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