Average length dating before getting engaged
: "When you want to spend the rest of your life with someone, you want the rest of your life to start as quickly as possible." But remake the movie with urban twentysomethings circa 2013, it's "as soon as I can finish my masters" or "get that promotion" or "afford a bigger apartment." Many couples are stretching out their engagements for as long as their friends and family will let them.Which one ultimately bodes better for engaged Youngs — a very long engagement, or a shotgun wedding?
They were able to plan their ideal wedding, with enough time to save some money seeking out the most cost-efficient options.
Says Michelle: "Any longer, and I would have gotten really impatient.