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Who's the first person you told about the proposal?

Clíodhna, on October 8, 2019 at 11:05 AM Posted in Parties and Events 0 110
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After you said yes, who did you reach out to right away? Did you call up your best friends or family, or post a ring pic right away?

Who did you share the big news with first?

Who's the first person you told about the proposal? 1

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  • Caytlyn
    Legend November 2019
    Caytlyn ·
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    My FW proposed alone in our living room, but my mom and best friend were watching on our "doggy cam," so they were the first to know.

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  • Ivy ORP
    VIP October 2019
    Ivy ORP ·
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    We each called our sons and told them personally. They were thrilled for us and have been some of our biggest supporters.

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  • Amber
    Master February 2020
    Amber ·
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    The first person I told was my dad and then my mom once he handed her the phone. Then I sent out a group text with my parents and siblings on it before we posted the news on Facebook Smiley smile

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  • Kelsey
    VIP September 2020
    Kelsey ·
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    I called my dad/ parents first to tell them; but my mom was at work at the time. Then I texted a few of my close friends and family. Then impatiently waited for my mom to call me back before we posted it on Facebook lol

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  • Cher Horowitz
    Master December 2019
    Cher Horowitz ·
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    My MOH! She was the first person I shared the news with, even before my parents

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  • Tori
    Devoted October 2021
    Tori ·
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    I called my sister first! I told her she would be the first one once it happened.

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  • Marina
    Savvy April 2021
    Marina ·
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    We went on a vacation to Mexico the day after we got engaged, friends we made there were the first to know! Haha
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  • Lisa
    Savvy March 2020
    Lisa ·
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    My mom was the first
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  • Rachel
    Dedicated October 2019
    Rachel ·
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    I told my parents first!
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  • Cyndy
    Rockstar May 2019
    Cyndy ·
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    Since everybody knew it was happening except for me there weren’t many people to call but I think I called my parents first
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  • Brittany
    Savvy September 2020
    Brittany ·
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    My brother, the only person I tell things to before I tell mom. 😍 He is also the first person I asked to be on my "Bridal Brigade"
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  • Karissa
    Dedicated August 2020
    Karissa ·
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    I told my parents the next day it happened, after we got back from our weekend getaway in Estes Park
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  • Rebecca
    Super January 2020
    Rebecca ·
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    My parents!!

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  • Vivian
    Devoted August 2021
    Vivian ·
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    I told my bridesmaid helena first since I was living with her til my apartment was ready.
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  • Kiara
    Super August 2021
    Kiara ·
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    The 1st person was my mommy that I told

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  • Jill
    Expert April 2020
    Jill ·
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    First person (people) we told were my aunt, my sister, and my grandma (they were all together)!

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  • Tamera
    Expert May 2020
    Tamera ·
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    I called my mom, who was conveniently with my sister and dad. Then we called his mom, dad, and grandma. And instead of calling everyone else, I created an engagement announcement card and mailed them.

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  • Ashley
    Dedicated January 2021
    Ashley ·
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    I had no idea that my fiance had a lot of our friends and family hiding at our house ready to surprise me after our proposal so he had us call his mom first so that she’d keep us on the phone driving home to keep me from looking at “Find Friends” and noticing that my sisters weren’t 3.5 hours away at their homes but actually all at our house. Otherwise they would have been first for me to tell!
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  • Laura
    Master October 2019
    Laura ·
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    My childhood friend Georgiana. I didn't want her to read it on Facebook

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  • Crystal
    Devoted September 2021
    Crystal ·
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    My mom, my grandma, then my cousin who is my best friend and MOH
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