It seems like once you hit a certain age, everyone you know gets engaged. Whether it pops up on your Facebook timeline, happens at the restaurant you're eating at, or is announced at a family gathering, engagements seem to happen constantly. And it may even include yours. With so many engagements happening, sometimes you have to wonder how many of them actually last. It turns out, there are a few subtle signs your engagement won't last that you can look for if you or someone you know is concerned about their own engagement.
Just because you exhibit these signs, however, doesn't mean you won't walk down the aisle. Many of these issues can by worked out it the couple is willing to do so. For those unwilling to address some of the major signs a relationship, engagement, or marriage is struggling, the threat that it may not last is much more prominent. Although, ultimately, no one wants to hurt their significant other, calling out problem areas during an engagement and deciding whether you're able to work through them is a much better alternative to going through with a marriage on a rocky foundation. If you're questioning whether or not your engagement may be in trouble, here are five subtle signs it may not last.