Googled "marrying a stock" and found the following (among many other things);
marry a stock
To hold a stock for a long period regardless of other investment opportunities or indications that the security should be sold. Most investment advisers consider it unwise to marry a stock, because an investor's needs and the desirability of a particular stock will change over time.
I invest in the stock market to make money. Pick my spots to get in and out...NEVER marry a stock.
It's clear that some people at this board are clueless and are in over their head playing in the stock market.