There are some things you just shouldn't say to a recently engaged girl. After spending nine months as an engaged woman, I've learned that people can say some weird sh*t to you once they find out you've been ringed up. So, here's a little tutorial on what not to say to your just-got-proposed-to pal.
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By Natasha Burton
1. "Whoa, what size diamond is that?"
Think of this like asking what your friend weighs-unless she's your BFF since birth, you just don't make the inquiry. Same goes for the specific carats on your friend's new ring. Truth be told, I wouldn't even know what size my own diamond is had I not peeked at the specs on the certificate that came with it, and I assume many other women simply don't even know.
2. "OMG yours is so big compared to mine."
Really? Why would you tell a chick something she already knows (because she has eyes)? An engaged friend of mine told me that some girl, within two seconds of meeting her, grabbed her hand, then glared at her own fiancé to say, "Hers is bigger than mine!" Nice way to spread the awkward, and