Marriage is a huge step in life. If you've been with the same partner for a while and are considering a proposal then there are some things you need to consider. First, successful marriages require lots of work, commitment and love. Along with those important things, for a marriage to last long-term you also need trust and respect. We've created an entire article over the topic of things you should consider before marriage and if you're someone who is considering taking the next step with the person you love, we would highly recommend reading it. If your relationship doesn't currently have the things we've highlighted in that article, then you might want to address them before proceeding with an engagement proposal. Let our helpful article guide you to making your proposal at the right time so you can feel confident that your marriage will last a lifetime!