Does the Ring Matter?

    3,580
    views
    20
    replies
    Last post ago over 4 years by Feelin froggy
    Archnye
    Headline back 23

    Readers of this topic also read:

    Please or register to post or comment.
      • Archnye
        • Started by
          admin
          5702
        • online
        There are so many pictures out there and stories about the rings given to celebrities. The latest was the ring given to a woman on a reality show called "The Bachelorette".

        Now, whether you're a man or woman does the ring matter? Some see it as nothing more than a symbol of love and the ring should not matter under any circumstances. Not that it has to be some ridiculously priced bobble but it has to be pretty or something I like to wear, right? This doesn't only apply to engagement or wedding rings but jewelry in general.

        In no way would I ever tell him I didn't like it. I could never hurt someone like that but I may find excuses not to wear those ugly earring he gave me last Christmas.

        Would you openly admit not liking a ring etc. to your partner? Or are you currently wearing something that your partner gave you that you don't like?
      • Flapjack
        • Replied by
          admin
          4902
        • last active 1 hour ago
        I really don't like any kind of jewelry and everyone knows that, I tell it openly. So, I don't really get jewelry from anyone. Regarding a wedding rings, hmm... I would wear it during my wedding and I would take it off afterwards ... gladly.
      • Archnye
        • Replied by
          admin
          5702
        • online
        I know a lot of guys like that Markotik. Some of them like to take off their rings for other reasons like a night out at the club 
      • Index
        • Replied by
          admin
          19736
        • last active 5 hrs ago
        I would never let on that I didn't like huge gold earrings or an ugly ring  - I just would try not to wear them.  If questioned, I would say that I'm saving them for a really special occasion.  I would hate to hurt his feelings. 

        I guess the ring does matter to a degree.

        blue

      • Putting on lipstick emoticon 1
        • Replied by
          admin
          12453
        • last active 2 hrs ago

        Thanks for this post from:

        • Index
        I am right with you on that one blue. I love jewelry and when someone gives you a gift whether it is jewelry or any other type of gift i could never ever say i don't like it. The way i see it is if someone goes out of their way to offer such a kind and thoughtful gesture that can sometimes hold more beauty than the gift itself.

        Lips
      • 2d4818989f1ca7ccfaccc9b2527a6916
        • Replied by
          admin
          3701
        • last active 3 hrs ago

        Thanks for this post from:

        • Christopher lambert
        • Flapjack
        • 9s1jj83
        Me and my wife decided we don't need rings or pieces of paper. We have been living together for years and we don't need a ring or a document to say that we're together.

        As for presents, we are pretty open when we don't like a gift. For instance, I bought her a blouse and since I don't know much about clothes, she didn't like it. She never wore it but I don't mind, the ironic smile on her face when she first saw it was enough for me
      • Flapjack
        • Replied by
          admin
          4902
        • last active 1 hour ago
        Feelin froggy wrote:

        I know a lot of guys like that Markotik. Some of them like to take off their rings for other reasons like a night out at the club 
        [/quote]

        I'm completely innocent. and I'm sure that for some the same ring could be a turn on.

        [quote author=Johnny Karp link=topic=24428.msg228036#msg228036 date=1343120761]
        Me and my wife decided we don't need rings or pieces of paper. We have been living together for years and we don't need a ring or a document to say that we're together.



        That's a really nice arrangement you two have and I also think that there's no need for a ring or a documents.
      • Thsuper31
        • Replied by
          Mighty! Member
          2970
        • last active 3 months ago
        I like the rings. It says to each other "I'm proud to declare you're MINE" and it's a nice easy way to let others know 'I'm off the market". If you don't like gaudy rings, discuss long before the question being popped what you do or don't like. I have. I personally can't stand gold. Platinum all the way baby lol, but for economics I'd settle for titanium. I don't think everyone needs the paper or rings or documents, but for me, I'd like the wedding to share my decision to a life-long commitment with my friends. the paper makes tax issues and wills easier, and the ring serves not only as a warning flag to others, but tells my partner I'm bound in more than just the legal ways
      • Archnye
        • Replied by
          admin
          5702
        • online
        I like the warning flag aspect I would be offended if my husband didn't want to wear his ring. Why not? I could see if you're working in a job that could scratch it all up but other than that you better wear it. hehehe

        Johnny Karp wrote:

        Me and my wife decided we don't need rings or pieces of paper. We have been living together for years and we don't need a ring or a document to say that we're together.

        As for presents, we are pretty open when we don't like a gift. For instance, I bought her a blouse and since I don't know much about clothes, she didn't like it. She never wore it but I don't mind, the ironic smile on her face when she first saw it was enough for me


        I can appreciate what you're saying Johnny. I liked the idea of "celebrating" that with family and friends but I agree that you dont need a piece of paper to show you love someone; however it does make combining your finances etc much easier.
      • No avatar normal
        • Replied by
          Super Hero
          1593
        • online
                  Those are valid points on either side;  as for me.... well I've been married now for a few years and my wife would've whupt (real word in the south ya'll)  my ass good if I didn't get her a ring.  'Sides it's tradition y'know.  I have one too.  In America as I'm sure most of the world we're real big on tradition.    ( Also  an occasional ass whuppin' when deemed appropriate)
      • Thsuper31
        • Replied by
          Mighty! Member
          2970
        • last active 3 months ago
        Feelin froggy wrote:

        I I could see if you're working in a job that could scratch it all up but other than that you better wear it. hehehe


        That's why titanium is so wonderful; scratch resistant, whereas gold is so soft
      • No avatar normal
        • Replied by
          Super Hero
          1593
        • online
                  I've been reminded of that dtsweet on more than one occasion. (Wearing it, that is)
      • Avatar 7881
        • Replied by
          Super Hero
          1492
        • last active 5 months ago
        The rings do have significant meaning...."we belong together."  But, diamonds, hence diamond rings, are PRICE FIXED by the diamond cartels. 

        Don't believe me?  Buy a $3000 diamond engagement ring and try to sell it.  Try.  You will be lucky to get $100. 
      • 2d4818989f1ca7ccfaccc9b2527a6916
        • Replied by
          admin
          3701
        • last active 3 hrs ago
        Feelin froggy wrote:

        however it does make combining your finances etc much easier.


        Haven't had any major problems so far, except once when we tried to take a bank loan together and one of the banks in the city required us to be married. That was solved quickly though, as other banks accepted us without being married. I guess bureaucrats will be more and more open to this kind of arrangement in the future.
      • Images
        • Replied by
          Superstar Member
          6241
        • last active 41 min ago
        well i was given a butt ugly ring by my ex and was more then happy to give it back when we split(to this day i never told him what i really thought lmao

      lcb activities in the last 24 hours

      • 23
        new members
      • 713
        members online
      • 14320
        guests online
      • 140
        new posts
      • 4284
        free games played
      Join the club

      Most viewed forum topics

      • Key111
        You've made a deposit and gone straight away to one of your favorite games. Sadly, your bankroll has dwindled down to a zero balance.  There is nothing left to do but close the virtual  window on another Jackpot dream...
        Penny for your thoughts...
      • Avatar 6303
        Hello,  I have waiting 4 weeks for a 600.00 payout i requested and it was declined for unknown reasons.I have had no problems till now and i really need this winnings.My car died and has been fixed but im short...
        Raging bull no pay
      • 1
        TTR Casino TTP Team is pleased to announce that we've given you 10 Frispinov the game from NetEnt - Wild Wild West. - There are no requirements for Wager! - Restrictions on the win - no! - Action frispinov last 48...
        TTR Casino No Deposit

      Join today and start earning rewards

      You will immediately get full access to our online casino forum/chat plus receive our newsletter with news & exclusive bonuses every month.
      S logo
      Select Language
      Search
      Search Results

      Report to moderator

      Use this function to inform the moderators and administrator of an abusive or wrongly posted message.

      Please note that your email address will be revealed to the moderators if you use this

      Submit
      39012170