I was against this marriage even then and foretold all that has happened.
He wasn't proposing marriage - he was proposing an affair.
Holdings hands like an old world family; we were committing our lives together like marriage vows.
I always thought they had a pretty solid marriage, especially with Claire, but she's acting as crazy as a teenager and just watching her marriage crumble.
Dean's marriage to Cynthia hadn't helped break the tie as she wisely refused to divulge to either of them how she voted.
What if their marriage wasn't successful and she lost both?
Of course, a proposal of marriage was something that didn't come easy for him.
Sweetheart, if I didn't feel sorry about that at some point during our marriage, I'd probably be the first man.
I wouldn't be surprised the Shipton marriage was a disaster from the start and Donnie's silence is a result of that tension.
A marriage is a partnership, not a dictatorship.
No wonder he wasn't interested - not in marriage, anyway.
After twenty or thirty years of marriage, they would still be alone together, whether or not they had any children.
The exchange was a stark testimony to the incongruities of man versus woman, and the pending adjustments of our marriage, looming ahead.
He believes he's hurting our marriage, threatened to move back to California and tank the whole business.
I kicked in more coins to our marriage than Paul ever did.
Besides, if you buy her story of years of happy marriage, it doesn't point to any untoward reason for Dawkins to seek her out before meeting her.
Are we talking about a marriage or a dynasty?
Before Alex came on the scene, marriage was only a yes down the road.
Obviously Alex wasn't ready for marriage because he was still involved - with a woman who didn't love him.
All I know is, I have doubts - and marriage is going to be hard enough with no doubts.
Katie knew a happy marriage with Alex was impossible.
Now he seemed to see her in the early days of their marriage, with bare shoulders and a languid, passionate look on her face, and then immediately he saw beside her Dolokhov's handsome, insolent, hard, and mocking face as he had seen it at the banquet, and then that same face pale, quivering, and suffering, as it had been when he reeled and sank on the snow.
Prince Andrew needed his father's consent to his marriage, and to obtain this he started for the country next day.
Natasha repeated suddenly, only now realizing that the marriage was to be postponed for a year.
The countess had written direct to Julie's mother in Moscow suggesting a marriage between their children and had received a favorable answer from her.
She thought of Natasha and of her own youth, and of how there was something unnatural and dreadful in this impending marriage of Natasha and Prince Andrew.
He first implored her to forgive him and Sonya and consent to their marriage, then he threatened that if she molested Sonya he would at once marry her secretly.
The time for Prince Andrew's return and marriage was approaching, but his request to her to prepare his father for it had not been carried out; in fact, it seemed as if matters were quite hopeless, for at every mention of the young Countess Rostova the old prince (who apart from that was usually in a bad temper) lost control of himself.
Two witnesses for the mock marriage--Khvostikov, a retired petty official whom Dolokhov made use of in his gambling transactions, and Makarin, a retired hussar, a kindly, weak fellow who had an unbounded affection for Kuragin--were sitting at tea in Dolokhov's front room.
After hearing the details of Anatole's marriage from Pierre, and giving vent to her anger against Anatole in words of abuse, Marya Dmitrievna told Pierre why she had sent for him.
The doctor, whether from lack of means or because he did not like to part from his young wife in the early days of their marriage, took her about with him wherever the hussar regiment went and his jealousy had become a standing joke among the hussar officers.