When I started dating Ryan, at first it was this casual thing, but when we fell in love I had to re-evaluate my priorities because he was staunchly anti-marriage. If he genuinely does not believe in marriage, nothing you say or do will convince him otherwise. If not, read this next: Here are a few signs that you are dating someone who is just not the marrying kind. He shows up for our relationship every day in small and large ways.
Certainly, marriage can end up feeling more like a business transaction than a celebration of love.
When A Guy Says He Doesn’t Want Marriage: Believe Him!
There is no confusion whatsoever. When they talk of the future, they don't mention you as their spouse. I was with the husband for 5 years before we put our commitment down on paper, and the main reason we did was financial—taxes are easier, and it was the only way for me to get health insurance at the time. However, there are many ways to formally express your love for one another. I have always imagined I would get married one day.