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Time to Cut the Apron Strings

I have been dating this woman for six months now, and I recently asked her to marry me - she said yes. We have been telling her family and friends about it, and are making the wedding plans. She is 24 and I am 20. I am still living at home with my mother, and I have yet to tell her the news. I am sure she will be very upset and angry. She has been against the relationship from the start, I believe because she is afraid of losing me. Being her only child, she does not want to give me up yet. Please give me some advice on how to handle this situation. Thank you for your time.

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