A marriage proposal is an event where one person in a relationship asks for the
other's hand in ... In the Anglosphere it is traditional for the man to make a
proposal to the woman directly whil...
Why do some women propose to their men on leap day? ... has been a day of
traditions, folklore and superstitions ever since Leap Years were first introduced
Feb 29, 2016 ... (Just to be very clear: Women can still propose to men any day of any year.)
While no one knows exactly where and when the tradition ...
Feb 29, 2012 ... The Irish tradition therefore dictates that any man refusing a woman's ... Certainly
many women are proposing to men, leap year or not. Do they ...
A friend told me about a supposed wedding tradition of women proposing to men
on a leap year. Any idea what the origin of this is, or if it is even true?
Feb 29, 2016 ... Every 29 February, according to tradition, women ask men to marry them. But,
leap year or not, does it really matter who proposes to whom – or ...
Feb 29, 2016 ... The leap year tradition apparently goes back to the 5th Century in Ireland, where
St Bridget ... Straight men can propose every day of the year.
Feb 29, 2016 ... We all know the rules: it's just not romantic unless it's the man who ... The leap
year proposal tradition works on a principle of artificial scarcity.
Feb 25, 2016 ... But, how and why did the Leap Year tradition come about? Well, the ... tradition.
MORE: 12 reasons to propose to your boyfriend this leap year.
Feb 29, 2016 ... They used the day to jokingly arrest, jail, and fine unmarried men. ... Still,
sometimes women really did propose, and in leap years people did ...