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August 12, 2007

'So I've looked into it,' says The Man, on Friday evening. 'And it will cost €100.'
'What will?' I say, mystified.
'To get married in my village. I've asked Philippe, my mayor if he will do it.'
'But you haven't actually asked me to marry you.'
'I have. I've asked you twice. You've obviously forgotten.'
It's certainly not the most romantic marriage proposal I have ever received.
'He could probably even do it in November,' he persists.
'That seems a bit quick.'
'So Minx,' he says. 'I'm waiting for an answer. What's it going to be?'

comments (8)

1. Posted by Lavender Sprig on August 13, 2007 11:41 PM

100 euros? For you? Bargain!

2. Posted by sidney on August 14, 2007 8:53 AM

And so Mimi. What was your answer?

3. Posted by Rockfrog on August 14, 2007 9:56 AM

Is the man offering to pay? Or are you going 50/50 on the deal?

4. Posted by Sandara on August 14, 2007 10:50 AM


5. Posted by tulip toes on August 14, 2007 12:46 PM

Yay - so should I be buying a wedding outfit?

6. Posted by lulu65 on August 15, 2007 7:30 AM

Is this for real?

7. Posted by Sylvie on August 15, 2007 8:57 PM

nooo -- a cliffhanger blog post -- don't leave us in suspense!

8. Posted by macbuff on September 20, 2007 9:48 PM

Sounds like this man has been waiting a long time for an answer!

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