Popping the question, asking for one’s hand, plighting one’s troth—call it what you will, but a marriage proposal is kind of a big deal. OK, it’s a mammoth, monumental, massive deal. You’re inviting a person to spend the rest of their life with you, after all (the rest of your life!), so the words you use to propose should be just right. Some people go …
Internet tech has transformed not only how we date and relate from courtship of olden times, but how we talk about it as well.
by Ashley AustrewBoyfriend or girlfriend. Husband or wife. Significant other. Bae. There are a lot of different words one could use to describe the person with whom they’re in a romantic relationship. But, the one word that is most quickly redefining the way we talk about relationships is partner. Is First Partner the future? Jennifer Siebel Newsom, who is married to California’s newest governor, Gavin Newsom, …
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Aug 9, 2020