There are several reasons for why one partner might be ready to get married and the other is still lagging behind. It may be that your partner is committed to you and your relationship, however he or she is simply not ready to get engaged due to the meaning that they attach to this type of commitment, Walter explains.
How long do couples normally wait to get married?
According to recent data, most couples date for two or more years before getting engaged, with many dating anywhere from two to five years. Once the question is popped, the average length of engagement is between 12 and 18 months.
How do you know a man is not ready for marriage?
20 signs hes never going to marry youHe doesnt move the relationship forward. Hes told you he doesnt ever plan to get married. He downplays the seriousness of your relationship. You havent met his family. He becomes defensive when you ask about the future. He makes continuous excuses not to get married.More items •15 Apr 2021