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If You Judge People’s Engagement Rings and Proposals, You Suck

It isn’t just shallow. It’s classist.

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As I was taking a break from grading to scroll through social media this afternoon, I stumbled upon a post in which someone was crapping on men who propose to their girlfriends at Olive Garden on Valentine’s Day. This, of course, devolved into a discussion about proposals, engagement rings, and…

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Lisa Marie

Lisa Marie

College instructor who writes about life, pop culture, and growing up working-class.

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