“We’ve been holding hands ever since,” Derick told PEOPLE at the time.
Though, Jessa Duggar and then-boyfriend Ben Seewald were waiting for that level of intimacy.
The Duggars are finally free to consummate their relationships after their wedding.
As for the physical parameters, “Emotions get heated the closer you get,” Michelle told PEOPLE at the time. You need boundaries.” Of course, the Duggars and their spouses-to-be are “only human” as Joy-Anna Duggar‘s husband Austin Forsyth admitted on .
“Sometimes we don’t always abide perfectly by our rules,” he acknowledged after they were filmed accidentally sharing a brief full embrace after Joy accepted his proposal. That was a real hard try.” Engagement: Hand holding is permitted.
After Derick Dillard popped the question to Jill Duggar in 2014, the two were excited to move to the next phase of their relationship.
Both she and her sister Jessa became pregnant within a few months of their wedding dates.
Marriage: The woman must submit to her husband freely.