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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...

Leap Day Customs & Traditions - Timeanddate.com

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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 by ...

Leap Year Proposals – How To Get it Right - match advice

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February 29th is the traditional day that women propose to men. ... First, the history: it is believed that the tradition for Leap Year proposals dates back to 5th ...

Leap Day 2016: Women Propose to Men : People.com

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Feb 29, 2016 ... President Obama Passes The Torch: 'Never A Man Or Woman – Not ... While no one knows exactly where and when the tradition originated (possibly Ireland? ... Here are a few women who've proposed on leap day this year: ...

Leap Year Proposals: Why women traditionally propose | Metro News

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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.

Leap Day Is When Women To Propose To Men & Here's Why | Bustle

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Feb 29, 2016 ... Unfortunately, women proposing to men still doesn't happen frequently today. We 've ... “The leap year tradition looked like it was giving women ...

Why Women Proposing Is Still Rare - The New York Times

www.nytimes.com/2016/02/28/fashion/weddings/women-proposing-leap-year.html

Feb 25, 2016 ... Ireland's leap year tradition has women asking, “Will you marry me?” But in general, men still propose.

The strange history of sexist leap day traditions - Vox

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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 ...

Should She Propose? A Favorite Leap Year Tradition!

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Following an ancient leap year tradition, modern women are increasingly embracing new gender roles to propose marriage to the men in their lives.

Leap year proposals: ladies pop the question - The Irish Times

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Feb 27, 2016 ... Adams's character Anna follows her boyfriend (who hasn't proposed yet, ... A quick browse online and I find that the leap-year proposal tradition ...

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2016 is a Leap Year - that means women can ask men to marry them

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Feb 29, 2016 ... The legend says that St. Patrick decreed the women could propose on this one day in February during the leap year. I'm sure the women were ...

Leap Year: Tips for making the perfect proposal to your man this ...

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Feb 26, 2016 ... Leap Year: Tips for making the perfect proposal to your man this ... The tradition of women proposing on leap day is thought to date back to ...

Leap Year proposals: Why women shouldn't propose on Leap Day ...

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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.