The definitive guide to all of the signs.
There are two types of marriage proposal: the total shocker, and the one you can see coming from milesaway, as if it’s traveling on a Goodyear blimp. Depending on how long you’ve been dating—and how much you’ve talked about marriage with your partner—you can probably guess which type of proposal awaits you.
Regardless, even if you can sense that the big question is imminent, it’s not always easy to pinpoint exactly when it’s going down. So unless your fiancé-to-be is a total master at the art of surprise, here are all of the surefire signs you’re about to get a view of him on one knee—so you can prepare accordingly. (See: manicure.) And if you’re worried about larger relationship questions, here are the 15 Signs Your Partner Is Marriage Material.