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1-year anniversary

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by JackReacher, Jun 27, 2008.

  1. JackReacher

    JackReacher Well-Known Member

    The lady and I celebrate our one-year anniversary in July. What's the deal? Is there something in particular I'm supposed to get as a gift? All I have planned right now is a nice dinner, and I don't even have a place picked out yet.

    For those of you who've been there, what's worked? What hasn't?
  2. schiezainc

    schiezainc Well-Known Member

    For the one year anniversary, I took the lady out to the place where we had our first date, bought her flowers and generally swept her off her feet. The key is to communicate with the person and find out what is special to them and then do your darndest to make it a night to remember.
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  3. three_bags_full

    three_bags_full Well-Known Member

    Diamonds = dividends ... forever.
  4. BigSleeper

    BigSleeper Active Member

    Congratulations on the milestone. My wife and I mark our 10-year anniversary today.

    While moments like this are nice, I wouldn't worry about making it ultra special. A nice dinner, some flowers, a meaningful road trip, a small token to let your wife know how important she is in your life. But if you do these things consistently throughout the year -- building a relationship on respect, love and friendship -- then one silly little day out of the year shouldn't be all that important. In the end, it's just a day.
  5. Bad Guy Zero

    Bad Guy Zero Active Member

    You're supposed to eat the tier of your wedding cake that's been in the freezer.
  6. Dickens Cider

    Dickens Cider New Member

  7. JR

    JR Well-Known Member

    First anniversary gift is traditionally paper.

    Nothing is as thoughtful and personal as a book.

  8. PeteyPirate

    PeteyPirate Guest

    Cut a hole in the box ...
  9. BigSleeper

    BigSleeper Active Member

    Crude, disgusting, juvenile ... yet so friggin' awesome.
  10. Buck

    Buck Well-Known Member

    Don't be nice to them or they start to expect it.
  11. mike311gd

    mike311gd Active Member

    Or cash. Cold, hard cash.
  12. mike311gd

    mike311gd Active Member

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