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    • deano9133
    • By deano9133 3rd Dec 17, 3:02 PM
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    If you didn't meet your partner , who would have been your second option?
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 3:02 PM
    If you didn't meet your partner , who would have been your second option? 3rd Dec 17 at 3:02 PM
    Just light hearted of course

    Can be real or celebrity

    I would say probably the person my mum wanted me to marry.
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    • DUTR
    • By DUTR 3rd Dec 17, 3:16 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 3:16 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 3:16 PM
    Just light hearted of course

    Can be real or celebrity

    I would say probably the person my mum wanted me to marry.
    Originally posted by deano9133
    I know it's light hearted, but the person your Mum wanted you to marry may not have felt the same about you surely?
    Everybody is individual
    • DigForVictory
    • By DigForVictory 3rd Dec 17, 3:25 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 3:25 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 3:25 PM
    I met several possibles, but my partner turned out to be the most stubborn possible.

    With hindsight, I'm pretty sure the others couldn't have taken the weight. In my wilder fantasies, I've snaffled Ian Hislop, but I've no idea what he'd be like to be *married* to...
    • LameWolf
    • By LameWolf 3rd Dec 17, 3:27 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 3:27 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 3:27 PM
    No-one.

    When I finally plucked up the courage and decided I was going to divorce the Number One Mistake In My Life, I was as certain as I could be that I would remain alone thereafter.

    Fate decreed otherwise.
    LameWolf
    If your dog thinks you're the best, don't seek a second opinion.
    • NeilCr
    • By NeilCr 3rd Dec 17, 4:00 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 4:00 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 4:00 PM
    No-one.

    When I finally plucked up the courage and decided I was going to divorce the Number One Mistake In My Life, I was as certain as I could be that I would remain alone thereafter.

    Fate decreed otherwise.
    Originally posted by LameWolf
    Along the same lines

    I was happily living on my own (after a separation) - as was my current partner. Neither of us was looking - we just happened to sit next to each other at a work do and it went from there. We!!!8217;ve got a relationship now that suits us both very well. We don!!!8217;t live together - have separate lives and meet up two or three times a week (less at the moment because of child looking after duties).

    If, for any reason, it ended then I!!!8217;d contendly go back to my single life
    • chesky
    • By chesky 3rd Dec 17, 4:20 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 4:20 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 4:20 PM
    Is the OP an opinion pollster in real life? They seem to have a penchant for asking vague questions, then never returning.
    • WibblyGirly
    • By WibblyGirly 3rd Dec 17, 4:31 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 4:31 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 4:31 PM
    I'll have Jon Richardson.
    • NeilCr
    • By NeilCr 3rd Dec 17, 4:58 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 4:58 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 4:58 PM
    I'll have Jon Richardson.
    Originally posted by WibblyGirly
    I was going to go for Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu or Katie McGrath but didnít want to give the OP (ahem) material.....

    • Pollycat
    • By Pollycat 3rd Dec 17, 5:38 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 5:38 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 5:38 PM
    Is the OP an opinion pollster in real life? They seem to have a penchant for asking vague questions, then never returning.
    Originally posted by chesky
    Yep.
    Like previous posters (now PPRd) who asked random questions on various boards but never returned to the threads.
    HBBK (or something similar) comes to mind.
    • maman
    • By maman 3rd Dec 17, 5:40 PM
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    Shame no Royal princes left
    • maman
    • By maman 3rd Dec 17, 5:44 PM
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    Is the OP an opinion pollster in real life? They seem to have a penchant for asking vague questions, then never returning.
    Originally posted by chesky
    Nothing as sophisticated as that. I'd say a kid with too much time on his hands at weekends. Maybe his possy of friends is busy doing their homework.
    • onlyroz
    • By onlyroz 3rd Dec 17, 7:09 PM
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    Shame no Royal princes left
    Originally posted by maman
    Thereís always George but iíve heard heís gay...
    • Sam Fallow
    • By Sam Fallow 4th Dec 17, 12:01 AM
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    Just light hearted of course

    Can be real or celebrity

    I would say probably the person my mum wanted me to marry.
    Originally posted by deano9133
    I would have Deano9133, however the criteria is 'real or celebrity' so it doesn't count.

    BTW why aren't celebtrities real?
    I don't like morning people. Or mornings. Or people.
    • Judi
    • By Judi 4th Dec 17, 6:05 AM
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    No room for second choices in my life.
    'Holy crap on a cracker!'
    • bap98189
    • By bap98189 4th Dec 17, 9:31 AM
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    Willow Rosenberg. Clever, geeky and phwoarrrrr that corset!
    • PeacefulWaters
    • By PeacefulWaters 4th Dec 17, 9:34 AM
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    The next one I reeled in via online dating!
    • seashore22
    • By seashore22 4th Dec 17, 12:55 PM
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    Is the OP an opinion pollster in real life? They seem to have a penchant for asking vague questions, then never returning.
    Originally posted by chesky
    We've had a poster like that before. It got tired very quickly.

    My main issue being that they never came back to their own thread. I know this is the internet, but that's bad manners in my world.
    • NaughtiusMaximus
    • By NaughtiusMaximus 6th Dec 17, 11:29 AM
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    If I'd never met my OH I suppose I'd just have to have settled for Jennifer Aniston
    • gettingtheresometime
    • By gettingtheresometime 6th Dec 17, 11:54 AM
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    Well Harry did ask but I turned him down
    Lloyds OD / Natwest OD / PO CC / Wescott / Argos Card cleared thanks to the 1 debt v 100 day challenge


    Next on the list - JD Williams
    • ska lover
    • By ska lover 6th Dec 17, 3:26 PM
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    No one - I honestly think I would have stayed alone

    I don't think anyone else could put up with me, and no other guy has ever measured up - and I kissed a few frogs before I met my husband when i was in my early 30s
    The opposite of what you know...is also true
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