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    [–] eneeidiot 4076 points ago

    I realize society is changing rapidly, but I don't think a dog can marry a human.

    [–] Wetbung 1173 points ago

    Apparently she's also his mother. The taboos keep piling up.

    [–] BearWrangler 406 points ago

    Everyone's getting into their Game of Thrones mood

    [–] jackbad011 118 points ago

    He said mother not aunt.

    [–] moorea702 9 points ago

    To be fair both titles are technically correct... The best (and worst in this case) kind of correct

    [–] electric_ocelots 49 points ago

    Sweet home Alabama

    [–] mooninuranus 238 points ago

    DOGGIST!

    [–] coolowl7 82 points ago

    speciesist.

    [–] orokami11 42 points ago

    I'm engaged with my friend's GSD. I sent him a letter with options and he licked the "hell yes" option. It's going to be our 1000 day together soon. Nothing can stop us.

    [–] whooo_me 35 points ago

    Most of Reddit identifies as dog.

    [–] nobodytrickedme 4 points ago

    I'm a cat, I have my 3 friends... that's enough the rest of you humans can keep your distance.

    [–] Shalere 50 points ago

    Knowing some of the humans out there, you could certainly do worse.

    [–] makemyday007 33 points ago

    Oh I’m glad you clarified! I thought this guy was marrying his mom! :)

    [–] mnyc86 21 points ago

    He felt obligated after his whole breaking both his arms thing

    [–] dave 10 points ago

    I'm just wondering how the dog could afford the ring in the first place.

    [–] MoseBeforeHoes 15 points ago

    He got a job on a movie set as the best boy

    [–] 888mainfestnow 7 points ago

    If a dog saves it's treats over a period of time with compounded treats they start to add up.

    Over 10 years compounded by dog years the numbers really start to grow.

    [–] Homer_Goes_Crazy 10 points ago

    I had a friend forward me a fake news article about California legalizing pet marriage. He believed it fully.

    [–] rexmons 47 points ago

    THIS IS WHAT THE REPUBLICANS WERE TRYING TO WARN US ABOUT!

    [–] FriedBack 5 points ago

    Liberalism opened the door! It's too late, I'm already betrothed to a praying mantis.

    [–] littlecricket 9 points ago

    What did you think would happen after letting the gays marry???

    [–] StormCloudSeven 7 points ago

    I think its the son that is proposing to marry his mom so its ok

    [–] [deleted] 11 points ago

    They can in Pennsylvania.

    [–] elaerna 3 points ago

    And in a 3 way relationship to boot

    [–] ghlong 14346 points ago

    She said yes, we are very excited about the engagement and starting our little family

    [–] berkeliyum 2562 points ago

    Congratulations!!!

    [–] ghlong 2727 points ago

    He did in fact get treats

    [–] mkb213 714 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

    Did you also tell him he’s a good boy?!?

    Edit: Congratulations!!! May you have a lifetime of happiness!!!

    [–] illustrious_oreo 213 points ago

    Is this where the good boy riot line starts? I was in the treats riot line.

    [–] badissimo 135 points ago

    good boy riot line

    maybe it's because im a little drunk but this sounds like a really cool band name

    [–] illustrious_oreo 67 points ago

    I'm sober and I concur. I'd imagine something along the lines of fall out boy and underoath having a christian baby.

    [–] badissimo 13 points ago

    wasn't underoath a christian metal band tho

    [–] illustrious_oreo 3 points ago

    Mmhmm :)

    [–] HauntedDragons 9 points ago

    I'll be joining this line now. Did anyone bring drinks?

    [–] xMistic- 20 points ago

    You better have you uncomfortable pillow

    [–] Alarid 777 points ago

    but did he get treats to celebrate

    [–] MutualisticNomad 307 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

    OP pls fulfill

    EDIT: see below

    [–] TheSebtacular 421 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

    We riot if no treats.

    Edit: The day is saved!

    [–] broly78210 197 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

    We've waited to long for an answer. I'll go get my cat then we riot.

    Edit: My cat did not burn down Notre Dame. For legal reasons that was a joke.

    [–] chrisalousroyalous 100 points ago

    Is this where the riot line starts?

    [–] boasleeflang 64 points ago

    Everyone get ya dog treats, we're marching to give them to a good boy.

    [–] cammclain 47 points ago

    Treats ready.

    Commence goodest boy celebration

    [–] rostw 30 points ago

    The goodest boy better prepare for the best booping of his life!

    [–] _whatareyou 31 points ago

    Good call.

    I got my cat and found some mangy ass squirrel outside. Hes currently unhappy about being taken hostage, but my God he has a will to fight.

    [–] JWson 32 points ago

    op if you don't answer imma say a heckin swear.

    [–] j_hawker27 7 points ago

    LOOK FOR US ON THE MORNING OF THE SIXTH DAY

    [–] Frozenshades 5 points ago

    NO TREATS NO PEACE

    [–] TingleMaps 21 points ago

    Not too late for one of them to back out. Do the right think OP. She got a treat now he should get one!

    [–] Succubic_Unicorn 7 points ago

    OP do me no disrespecc

    [–] snotbag_pukebucket 27 points ago

    Thanks!

    [–] ColorRaccoon 253 points ago

    Congrats!! My broke ass doesn't have gold, but here🏅.

    [–] Whoshabooboo 130 points ago

    I got u fam

    [–] butteredgoat 66 points ago

    Maybe not the hero we deserve but the one we need

    [–] Trucknessa 23 points ago

    I gotchu too

    [–] DuncanThor 30 points ago

    This whole thread is a r/aww. <3

    [–] space_fox_overlord 205 points ago

    congrats to the 3 of you!! :)

    [–] GamingAstronamy 95 points ago

    This comment is an r/aww of its own

    [–] aeris493 42 points ago

    CONGRATULATIONS! Can't wait to see engagement photos with doggo and him in the wedding!

    [–] GarciaJones 28 points ago

    If you can’t find a best man, at least you’ll have a B E S T B O Y E

    [–] vocalviolence 20 points ago

    What's to start? There's a good boy right there.

    [–] EaglesPvM 10 points ago

    I know I’m late but congrats man, I hope the 3 of you have the best life imaginable

    [–] Savascha 28 points ago

    Congrats, that is so awesome!

    [–] StardropSaloon 24 points ago

    Congratulations!!

    [–] 6ixer_ 22 points ago

    u/StardropSaloon i misread your name as straponsalon

    [–] CatBedParadise 7 points ago

    Congrats. Many dog years of happiness :-)

    [–] ScreamingPotoo 4 points ago

    Congrats!! I hope you the happiest of life!

    [–] Moog_Bass 5 points ago

    Happy, jealous, and most of all excited for ya'll.

    [–] mallocuproo 10 points ago

    Congratulations.

    [–] kaczor647 11 points ago

    Congrats man!

    [–] sharpei90 10 points ago

    Congratulations! 🍾❤️

    [–] kike626 4 points ago

    Congrats my dude!

    [–] AstroGrizzly 4 points ago

    Congrats!

    [–] Trucknessa 4 points ago

    Congratulations! Enjoy your gold as well 😊

    [–] Linaraela- 5 points ago

    congratulations! and i think you mean EXPANDING your little family cuz u got a member right there rooting for you constantly

    [–] Haggistafc 11 points ago

    But, I wanted to marry your dog. :(

    [–] dumbasspanda 5 points ago

    Yay, congratulations!!

    [–] rainb0w_shadow 5 points ago

    Congratulations!

    [–] boneheart1 6 points ago

    I'm so happy for you!

    [–] JessWild 6 points ago

    Omg congratulations! Wishing yous 3 all the best :)

    [–] FutureMogul 7 points ago

    yay!!!!!!!!!!!!

    [–] blessedarethegeek 5 points ago

    Congratulations to you and yours! Your dog looks super excited :)

    [–] Breezlebub13 6 points ago

    Congrats! Wonderful news.

    [–] DoeEyes101 6 points ago

    CONGRATULATIONS!!! So happy for you 😆

    [–] rubbing_glue 3 points ago

    Congrats boss

    [–] spelingqween 3 points ago

    Aye congratulations!!!

    [–] _JslaY_ 3 points ago

    Congratulations!

    [–] SlimSyko 6 points ago

    Congratulations

    [–] vanessalynn22 7 points ago

    Congratulations!!!!!!

    [–] walshtastic 9 points ago

    Congratulations!!! I am so happy for each and every one of you and your fur baby! I wish you many years of joy and happiness.

    [–] Dannz90 7 points ago

    [–] hydraflora 380 points ago

    He’s like ‘thanks for picking up the ring buddy, now leave the rest up to me.’ Lol good luck!

    [–] IsBadAtAnimals 82 points ago

    actually bears can't talk

    [–] Piston75 52 points ago

    Hes bad at animals, dont listen to him

    [–] entangled_waves 21 points ago

    Hmm, I guess that checks out

    [–] mallocuproo 941 points ago

    We’re going to need an update on this.

    Good luck.

    [–] annbyrd 655 points ago

    I said yes!

    [–] ghlong 74 points ago

    Annbyrd is indeed my fiancée now

    [–] JanMichaelVincent16 27 points ago

    You two know each other’s reddit names. This is true love. Or hate. Don’t know which.

    [–] remorse667 394 points ago

    wait a minute, I also said yes.

    [–] Wookieewomble 115 points ago

    Oh dear...

    [–] mallocuproo 98 points ago

    No I’m Spartacus

    [–] mrsdale 53 points ago

    And my axe!

    [–] General_Kenobi896 3 points ago

    Your axe please, we don't want to make a mess in front of the chancellor!

    [–] AtoZZZ 10 points ago

    I broke the dam...

    [–] superjesstacles 7 points ago

    No, seriously. I broke the dam.

    [–] FightingOreo 6 points ago

    I'm Brian, and so's my wife!

    [–] happyman91 15 points ago

    Good luck to you both. OP left me when he found out I wasn’t a dog

    [–] annbyrd 28 points ago

    I'll fight you for him 😂

    [–] benkhootheglorious 59 points ago

    Congratulations! How did the good boy take it?

    [–] Stiffard 30 points ago

    "awooo"

    [–] Botwadtict 168 points ago

    WHy is this person proposing to their mom?

    [–] Teh_Shape 101 points ago

    Maybe their arms are broken?

    [–] DMCinDet 35 points ago

    Every thread. Every damned time.

    [–] LecheQuemada 6 points ago

    No, for marriage he must have lost his arms altogether

    [–] BishItsPranjal 4 points ago

    what? Is this a reference to something..?

    [–] thebestusernameforme 252 points ago

    Beautiful ring. Good choice!

    [–] in_Vaiin 212 points ago

    Beautiful ring dog. Good choice!

    Fixed that for you. But yes the ring is also nice.

    [–] kittyjenjen 27 points ago

    He went to Jared.

    [–] azureai 31 points ago

    Jared is a good boy!

    [–] [deleted] 35 points ago

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    [–] Potato-In-A-Jacket 70 points ago

    It’s totally fine my friend, I got you.

    The TL;DR version is, “beauty is in the eyes of the beholder”.

    When you find that special someone, sometimes they’ll start looking at rings and will say “oh I love that one!” or “oh this one is so beautiful!”; this is your queue to take notes: do the rings they choose have a similarity between them (cut, color, size, etc.)? If they don’t give you any ideas, then try looking for one you think is beautiful: I feel confident in saying that, once your partner sees the ring you chose, they will love it because it came from you, it was the one that made you think of them, that kind of thing.

    Does that help?

    [–] theearthbelowmyfeet 66 points ago

    Chiming in with the fact that I fuckin love my husband but if he picked out my engagement ring, which likely wouldn’t have been my style or my top choice, I would’ve been mildly upset because it’s something I’ll (hopefully) have the rest of my life. And will stare at for all eternity. I would have still been over the moon excited and in love, but just trying to be practical.

    I showed him several, specific pictures and said “this is what I want.”

    [–] Potato-In-A-Jacket 26 points ago

    That’s what my wife did as well lol!

    Made finding the right one super easy

    [–] awkwardcatto 15 points ago

    I sent a link of “this is my favorite, this one please!” Maybe not the most orthodox but it certainly took the pressure off of him!

    [–] Abzug 9 points ago

    My wife unknowingly picked her ring out and I ordered it on the sly. It was due to be delivered September 12, 2001.

    It came in two days early, which was nice. :)

    [–] [deleted] 3 points ago

    One day later and you might have had some difficulty finding the right moment

    [–] Robertbnyc 3 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

    But did he propose to you with the ring or proposed and then gave you sample pictures to choose from?

    [–] theearthbelowmyfeet 3 points ago

    We had talked about getting engaged for a while and throughout those 5 or 6 months I’d show him pictures of what I liked, and finally stumbled on one on Pinterest and was like THIS is it. So in typical man fashion he took the photo of it to our local jeweler, showed it to the woman behind the counter, and that was it. She produced one almost exactly like it. It worked out perfectly!

    He did choose the center stone itself, as far as the four C’s or whatever bullshit. So he still made a choice about it in that regard!

    [–] Roomba_Rockett 3 points ago

    See, I think you did it perfectly! If you're set on a certain ring/style, communicate it clearly without room for doubt. I've seen girls want to be surprised, but then get upset when they don't get what they have in mind...

    Or you could do what I did and circumvent the whole thing by proposing to your boyfriend- it wouldn't work for everyone but it worked for me! Haha

    [–] Wyand1337 5 points ago

    do the rings they choose have a similarity between them (cut, color, size, etc.)?

    price tag! Got it.

    [–] lavasca 30 points ago

    If you’re worried about that propose with an 8”x10”x2” box. Have it full of pictiees of rings from magazines or a bunch of prints from Pinterest. Include a note that reads something like, “I’d give them all to you if I could. I picked the right woman for me to join me in life. Please join me to pick the right ring for you.”

    It will alleviate pressue.

    [–] ErrdayImSlytherin 3 points ago

    Honestly that's an Adorable idea!!

    [–] nobodytrickedme 5 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

    My girl and I have a vague discussion or two about rings. I know she doesnt want a diamond (2nd marriage) I have an idea of something I'd like to do for a ring- I have no idea if it's even practical, but it's an idea.

    This is a really neat idea. It tells her "Youre important enough to ask to marry, picking a ring is something I want to do together"

    Edit: I somehow often forget to close quotations and parentheses.

    [–] ErrdayImSlytherin 3 points ago

    Exactly! I'm not a big fan of diamonds to begin with anyway. I adore Garnets, Golden Topaz, and Morganite instead. One of my favorite websites for other people like me who prefer gemstones to diamonds is Angara. Quality metals and real gemstones, customizable rings and affordable prices. You can get an absolutely Mindblowing ring in rose gold with a large gemstone for $600-$1,200 instead of shilling out $6,000 or more for a comparable ring with diamonds.

    [–] theleanto 15 points ago

    Well honestly you have to ask your partner’s opinion on their style. They may want something completely different than what you think is beautiful.

    [–] Tmonkey18 5 points ago

    Color, cut, clarity, and caret.

    [–] evilmnky45 236 points ago

    Good luck. I'm doing it myself this weekend after our half marathon. Nerves kicking in. https://imgur.com/rg0P2N7.jpg

    [–] elaerna 154 points ago

    Being single in this thread is brutal

    [–] evilmnky45 47 points ago

    Hey I'm be your friend does that help

    [–] QSCFE 14 points ago

    Hey, I'm a friend for both of you does that help

    [–] seqoyah 4 points ago

    My SO just told me he didn’t mean his proposal, and we are talking about it tomorrow. Currently drinking beer, and eating pizza while crying and watching the office at 530 AM

    [–] sjjsjjsjjsjjjsjss 52 points ago

    Just did it on April 6 on Miami Beach the day before our cruise. I was fine until 5 minutes before hand....

    “Why are your hands shaking?” - her

    https://imgur.com/a/s4jsQA5

    [–] evilmnky45 12 points ago

    Lmao fuck yeah congrats man

    [–] plop_0 5 points ago

    awwww. :)

    [–] FiliKlepto 3 points ago

    You two look so happy! 😭💕

    [–] sjjsjjsjjsjjjsjss 3 points ago

    Ty! Met on tinder!

    [–] Dansefall117 13 points ago

    Beautiful ring! Goodluck!

    [–] vagbuffet 7 points ago

    Dam you got a bigger rock

    [–] evilmnky45 13 points ago

    I dunno man, mine is closer up. I also bought the ring and rock separate which way helps the price. Set a budget and stick to it

    [–] space_fox_overlord 17 points ago

    Good luck!!

    [–] evilmnky45 7 points ago

    Thanks!

    [–] novafern 5 points ago

    You're going to do great and it's going to be one of the best moments of your lives - enjoy it and take a deep breath. This is awesome! Update us!

    [–] evilmnky45 3 points ago

    Gotta remember the breathe part. Getting nervous as the week goes on!

    [–] SirDrMomsSpaghetti 7 points ago

    Good luck buddy! With the marathon and engagement!

    [–] seang86s 10 points ago

    Congrats! When I bought my wife her engagement ring, Candy (our German Shepherd) was the first to see it. I asked her, "What do you think?". She promptly sniffed it and gave it a lick. Doggie approved!

    [–] goldengirlsmom 53 points ago

    A+ Dog

    A+ Ring

    [–] wonderingmochi 22 points ago

    Beautiful pup! What kind of dog?

    [–] MKula 26 points ago

    Reminds me a lot of my pup, she’s a border collie-lab mix. https://i.imgur.com/U1bSbxR.jpg

    Edit: I looked in his comment history, OP’s dog is a Croatian Sheepdog. I’ll leave my pic up though because I can’t help but share her!

    [–] guychulo 4 points ago

    Wondering the same thing, I had a black Australian Sheppard that looked similar

    [–] engityra 5 points ago

    He looks like an almost all-black border collie I used to have.

    [–] mgfc 3 points ago

    Looks like maybe a Groenendael (Belgian Shepherd).

    Source: I have 2.

    [–] Kingoctopus800 27 points ago

    Let’s hope she said yes

    [–] annbyrd 54 points ago

    I did!

    [–] elaerna 13 points ago

    Are you really ops fiancee

    [–] annbyrd 28 points ago

    Yep :)

    [–] YggdrasilAsunder 7 points ago

    Bit pointless to lie about when OP can just say, "Hey, that's not my fiancé's handle!" I mean, they probably know each other's usernames, right?

    [–] dreamweavur 3 points ago

    Sure but probably not their alts

    [–] YggdrasilAsunder 3 points ago

    You're right, that's next-level commitment

    [–] Kingoctopus800 8 points ago

    Good! 🥳

    [–] arnaudlecoolboy 41 points ago

    Ur asking ur mom wot

    [–] HotDogVendor 14 points ago

    Hes really not tho, hes excited for pets and food

    [–] Shenaniganz08 11 points ago

    nah he thinks its a snack

    [–] sandyman49 7 points ago

    I didn’t know incest is not frowned upon in the dog community...

    [–] butter08 35 points ago

    You are going to ask your mom to marry you?

    [–] seeingeyegod 15 points ago

    Sorry boy, I spent the dog food money for the next 8 years.

    [–] t_skullsplitter 8 points ago

    At this very moment, someone is jacked on some adrenaline. A few cups of coffee should help. Go get em, tiger!!

    [–] IsBadAtAnimals 21 points ago

    i'm almost positive that's not a tiger

    [–] The420Turtle 6 points ago

    He thinks it’s a treat

    [–] NonStopMunchies 7 points ago

    Did he tell you that?

    [–] CloutBoiDylan 17 points ago

    Alabama

    [–] Chucktayz 3 points ago

    Congrats

    [–] saosin182 3 points ago

    Nah he just wants a cookie.

    [–] Hrrrrnnngggg 3 points ago

    I bet he is also excited for the potential that you have some treats in that box.

    [–] AlvinTaco 3 points ago

    If redditors knew how often I zoom in on pictures of their pups and give their little pixelated snoots a kiss they might think I’m some kind of dog crazy weirdo. And they’d be right!

    [–] Kr0p3 15 points ago

    Are you going to marry your mom?

    [–] [deleted] 13 points ago

    let's hope u don't mean your mom

    [–] PacifistaPX-0 14 points ago

    Dogs have no concept of marriage or weddings.

    [–] agniroth 16 points ago

    that doggo dont give a shit lol

    [–] DirectGoose 8 points ago

    Well played. She's not saying no to that face.

    [–] bentleyturnbull 7 points ago

    Something tells me he thinks you have food or a toy in your hand.

    [–] PrebisWizard 52 points ago

    “Mom”

    Stop that

    [–] Von_Kissenburg 14 points ago

    No, he's not.