(Closed) How often does your SO buy you flowers ?

posted 4 years ago in The Lounge
  • poll: How often do you receive flowers?
    Never : (98 votes)
    29 %
    1-3 times a year : (151 votes)
    45 %
    4-6 times a year : (32 votes)
    10 %
    6-10 times a year : (14 votes)
    4 %
    10 plus times a year : (28 votes)
    8 %
    Other, explain : (12 votes)
    4 %
  • Post # 3
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: May 2013

    I know what you mean, I love it when my husband does nice things for me!  Usually it’s something like cooking for me or bringing me a pastry or something.  I have terrible allergies so bringing me flowers wouldn’t quite be as nice as it sounds… Which is actually why I voted “never”–he’s never gotten me flowers, but out of kindness to my senses lol… But yeah, when I’m having a down day, all I want him to do sometimes is bring me a cookie.

    I hope you feel better soon–here’s to hoping for flowers in the near future!

    Post # 4
    Member
    2037 posts
    Buzzing bee

    On Vday, Bday, and anniversary I get flowers.

    Otherwise, I buy my own flowers so I never get upset when he doesn’t lol

    Post # 5
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    175 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: May 2014

    @S_loves_C:  I am aaaaalllll about flowers. And fi never fails to forget that. Ever. I didn’t even get flowers on our anniversary :/

    Post # 7
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    6256 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: March 2014

    Pretty much only when he is in trouble!

     

    Post # 8
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    2115 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: September 2015

    Sometimes for Valentines or for a special performance I’m doing, but that’s about it.

    Post # 9
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    2872 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    I voted 1-3 times a year, but we have been together for four years and he has bought me flowers exactly three times.  It’s just not something that occurs to him.

    He bought me some once around a week after I pointed out that we had been together 2/2.5 years and he had never bought me flowers; once like a year later when he was a total asshole and trying to make up for it, and then yesterday because he was so freakin’ happy that I gave him a BJ (sorry if TMI lol).  Boys are weird :-p

    Post # 11
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    2485 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    He has bought me flowers occasionally but not very often. I’m not a huge flower fan so it doesn’t bother me. 

    Post # 12
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    5065 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: April 2014

    Valentines & my birthday. 

    Post # 13
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    1145 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: April 2014

    I actually do not like flowers. He has bought them in the past but would get a better reaction if he bought me a chocolate bar. 

    I do understand where you are coming from. I would love if my SO reaches and hold my hands in odd, secret situations. That would let me know that I’m on his mind or something.

    Post # 14
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    2123 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: June 2015

    I usually get flowers for our anniversary and Valentines day. I love flowers, especially roses 🙂 I would love to get them more often. 

    Post # 15
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    9567 posts
    Buzzing Beekeeper
    • Wedding: May 2018

    Usually now just for special occasions, Valentine’s Day and my birthday.

    Post # 16
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    148 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: May 2009

    I get flowers every other month about, sometimes every month even, but I think a good part of why is because my grandmother owns a flower shop so the whole thing idea of flowers is never “out of sight, out of mind”. They also give him a discount every so often so I’m sure he likes that! They vary in size, sometimes it’s a single rose and others it’s a huge arrangement that I can barely carry, but they all mean so much to me.

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