What do you say when asking for a daughter’s hand in marriage?
Start out by saying a sentence or two about your love for their daughter.
Then say something about why you feel now is the time to move the relationship to the next level and follow it by asking for their blessing.
For example, you might say, “As you know, I love your daughter very much.
How do you ask for a blessing?
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- Do it in person. If at all possible, make this a face-to-face meeting.
- Call ahead.
- Keep things positive.
- Be respectful.
- Have several talking points.
- Bring the ring!
- Know about your future plans.
- Remind them how much you love their daughter.
Should you ask permission to marry?
This, and presenting an engagement ring and having your father give you away on your wedding day. However, people are still unsure whether they should ask for permission to marry. A piece in the Metro, suggested that if your partner asks your Dad for ‘permission’ then you shouldn’t marry them.
Should I ask her father before I propose?
You absolutely have to ask her father for permission before proposing. If you don’t, your failure to do so will haunt you forever.