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Married at first sight

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joolsy  Female  Essex 26-Oct-2016 00:26 Message #4662398
Hi me darlins ... Did anyone watch the TVs programme married at first sight on Chanel 4 ...couples took part got married to complete strangers who were picked for them ...it was great ... I'm so hoping that they stay together ... Could you marry a stranger who was picked for you lol
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vanman  Male  Cambridgeshire 26-Oct-2016 00:36 Message #4662402
No
Female
Minnie-the-Minx  Female  Hertfordshire 26-Oct-2016 02:21 Message #4662405
The thought of marrying anyone, of the strange variety or otherwise, makes me shudder.
Male
Eljer  Male  North London 26-Oct-2016 03:16 Message #4662408
i wouldnt mind marrying minnies er best not go there, no fcuk it, im in one of those moods, chocolate raisens ;)
Male
Nigel_In_Devon  Male  Devon 26-Oct-2016 07:21 Message #4662416
My son in law looked up the stats from the first series Joolsy, unfortunately not one couple stayed together. :-(
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capnblackbeard  Male  Hertfordshire 26-Oct-2016 09:13 Message #4662427
i been watching bits of it joolsy and i do like the programme,
marrriage aint top of my agenda so il pass up the offer this time,lol
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PollyValentiniusPoppy  Female  Worcestershire 26-Oct-2016 09:19 Message #4662434
Blimey, it's a big enough risk marrying someone you've known for a long time, let alone tying the knot with a complete stranger, selected by people who don't know either of you!

My days of wearing sticky-out frocks are over and I've had my fill of wedding cake!

Polly
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Chris2mates  Male  Lancashire 26-Oct-2016 10:01 Message #4662471
"Could you marry a stranger who was picked for you?"

Not even for serious money!
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barney  Male  Surrey 26-Oct-2016 11:49 Message #4662479
Call me old fashioned if you like but I thought marriage was something to be taken seriously not used to make a cheap television programme dumbing the whole thing down.
What with naked dating etc they really are scraping the bottom of the barrel.
Male
fosy  Male  Leicestershire 26-Oct-2016 11:57 Message #4662480
well said barney, my thoughts exactly.

money and 15mins of fame...how crass.
Female
Cisca  Female  the West Midlands 26-Oct-2016 14:08 Message #4662487
I'm with Barney. Makes a mockery of marriage IMO
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capnblackbeard  Male  Hertfordshire 26-Oct-2016 15:26 Message #4662499
along with most other things i have never taken marriage seriously, :)
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AndyMacG  Male  the West Midlands 26-Oct-2016 15:45 Message #4662508
Personally I find those TV programs a complete and utter farce but its quite possible to meet someone completely out of the blue on real life and fall instantly in love ... I take marriage very seriously and believe in love at first sight, I remember meeting my ex on a blind date and six months later we were married, we stayed together for 30 years and have five wonderful children and now have 5 beautiful grandchildren and if i had my time over again i couldn't imagine passing up that life changing chance meeting :)





Andy Mac
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shewolf  Female  Somerset 26-Oct-2016 16:28 Message #4662517
I watched the first one it was good but missed last nights as I had company but I don't think I could do that I have been married twice that was enough

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joolsy  Female  Essex 26-Oct-2016 23:29 Message #4662628
Years ago there were a lot of arranged marriages ... In the Jewish religion there were matchmakers and even now in the Asian community a lot of marriages are arranged ... Im not sure how successful these marriages were though ...
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deano927  Male  Hampshire 27-Oct-2016 16:11 Message #4662818
I would have to say no. But I suppose you could always get lucky! ;-)
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capnblackbeard  Male  Hertfordshire 28-Oct-2016 10:54 Message #4662950
or dead unlucky depending how you view things :)


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