Your reaction to their engagement
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When Paul came to ask my permission for Linda’s hand in marriage I immediately wanted to know if he would be able to support a family. The answer was no! He was only planning to support my daughter. The rest of us would have to look after ourselves.
Paul came to ask for Linda’s hand in marriage, before they announced their engagement. I said that it was fine by me, providing he took the hand that spent most of it's time in my wallet!