(Closed) Friends mad at us for getting engaged first

posted 6 years ago in Emotional
Post # 3
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909 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: May 2013

Seems like everything worked out for the best here. You got the proposal you wanted AND you no longer have to deal with terrible and immature friends. You deal with it by moving on without toxic people in your lives. 

Post # 4
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3692 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: December 2011

These people were never really your friends.  Friends are happy for you whenever you get engaged. They don’t expect you to plan your life around theirs.

Post # 5
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246 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

Your fiance did nothing wrong.  I agree with Neetch; you’re better off without toxic people like that in your lives.  Be happy with each other.  In the end, that’s what it all boils down to anyway.  If they can’t be happy for you, they aren’t good friends. 

Post # 6
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1729 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: December 2012

@Neetch:  +1..def dont need people that arent happy for YOU in your life!

Post # 7
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218 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2011

I agree with everyone that your fiance did nothing wrong.  Honestly, it gets very annoying when your friends cannot be happy for you.  Who cares who got engaged first!  Your fiance did it when he felt is was the right time.  You are definitely better off without those people if your life! CONGRATS on your recent engagement!  Be happy and I hope you have a truly wonderful wedding and life with your fiance!

Post # 8
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5428 posts
Bee Keeper

Congratulations! You have a fiance and got rid of toxic “friends”. 

Post # 9
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2781 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

That’s an unusual reversal, normally people only want to be around for the good times. These friends are clearly not true friends, be glad you know this now, so you can move on and just enjoy your lives without toxic people.

Post # 10
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1935 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: February 2014

@happyface:  +1

OP – you’re engaged! Celebrate that, and the purging of some toxic “friends” from your lives.

Post # 11
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11272 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: April 2012

congratulations on your engagement.  your fi did nothing wrong.  your lives do not revolve around other people’s potential engagements.

if they were true friends, they would be happy for you.  they are not; so that goes to show you that they were never real friends to begin with.  just fake.

you don’t need petty, juvenille, selfish people in your life.  move forward without them and don’t look back.

Post # 12
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3303 posts
Sugar bee

@Neetch:  I completely agree- these were no friends of yours- be thankful they have left your life.

Post # 14
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5428 posts
Bee Keeper

Apologize? He didn’t do anything wrong! There’s nothing to aplogize for…. The hospice thing got to me, Pedro is insensitive and should be the one to understand why he wasn’t wanted there. Your decision to want more or less of this drama should tell you what to do about all of this.

Post # 15
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2196 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: August 2017

They sound ridiuclous and like crappy “friends”. I would make new friends that act like adults and actually care about the two of you.

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