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If you are on your 2nd marriage or 3rd or 4th, do you ever regret marrying the first one?Would you change anything in that period?

My daughter asked me that once, and I answered her truthfully. No, I do not regret marrying her Dad. I would do it all over again if I could, because I got 2 awesome girls out of it. Things happened and things still happen but, if I had not had their Dad in my life, I would not have them and I would not be the person I am today.

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Kat122

Asked by Kat122 at 5:11 PM on Oct. 2, 2008 in Relationships

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  • I got married the first time when I was 18.I do not regret it.I would have done some things different if I knew then what I know now.I am a firm believer that everything happens for a reason.I went through alot in that marriage that I have learned from.I am now remarried and we have a little boy.I have never been so happy with my life.
    wifey2006

    Answer by wifey2006 at 5:17 PM on Oct. 2, 2008

  • I am on my 2nd marriage, and I do not regret my first marriage we did not have children together so we had a clean break, but I went through alot with him and it made me a stronger person, plus my divorce lead me to my husband now who I have 2 children with :)
    ELC

    Answer by ELC at 5:37 PM on Oct. 2, 2008

  • I am on my second marriage. I do regret marring my ex-husband in a way, but in a way I don’t because marring him made me who I am today, I learned a lot from him. Even though I got screwed over by him I still wouldn’t change getting married to him.
    Jasmine0530

    Answer by Jasmine0530 at 6:30 PM on Oct. 2, 2008

  • I don't regret my first marriage. We basically raised each other into who we are today and I'm really thankful for that. We are still best friends to this day.
    FrunchyMama

    Answer by FrunchyMama at 7:18 PM on Oct. 2, 2008

  • I'm on marriage #3. I don't regret being with #1, but I regret marrying him. I could have gotten pregnant without being married. I completely regret #2, and thank God no children came from that train wreck. But third times a charm. I like this one.
    mandaday

    Answer by mandaday at 7:31 PM on Oct. 2, 2008

  • I'm getting married for the 2nd time in a few months. I woulnt change marrying my first husband. I loved him very much at one time, and we have 2 georgous boys!!
    drowninginboys

    Answer by drowninginboys at 7:33 PM on Oct. 2, 2008

  • I had three marriages. All unique. None regretted as I learned something from each relationship. Even if mistakes, if we learn from them then we'll probably not repeat them.
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 8:08 PM on Oct. 2, 2008

  • I'm on #2 and do regret #1. I would not do that again even though I have children with him. I love my children very much but feel that things could have been better.
    Karrie3

    Answer by Karrie3 at 10:32 PM on Oct. 2, 2008

  • This is my #2 marriage and no I do not regret marrying my first husband. I think my first marriage just prepared me for the love of my life now.


    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:35 PM on Oct. 3, 2008

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