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I'm sitting in a bar browsing SE and then it happens,

a girl comes right through the door and my prefix just leaves my lips.

Sitting right next to me I already think about our future. I catch myself repeatedly saying my infix.

Can you feel the electricity in the air? I can't do the first step, why isn't she a suffix.

Anyway, meeting her could be a ? for my marriage.

Hint 1:

For the suffix: My surname is "hode" so my friends gave me a funny nickname.

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  • $\begingroup$ Since we really hadn´t many rileys in the past here is one. The spelling could be better but hope you have fun :) $\endgroup$ – Doomenik Aug 9 '18 at 5:59
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    $\begingroup$ I think @Riley would like this puzzle :D $\endgroup$ – Feeds Aug 9 '18 at 6:04
  • $\begingroup$ Just that the hint is clear, the "I" is between infix and suffix. $\endgroup$ – Doomenik Aug 9 '18 at 8:55
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It could be a

damnification

It fits the prefix description better, but obviously all credit goes to @hexomino and his answer :)

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  • $\begingroup$ Yeah, it seems to be the best fit. +1 $\endgroup$ – hexomino Aug 10 '18 at 14:05
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I'm not entirely sure about the prefix but my guess is

Meeting her could be a justification for my marriage.

a girl comes right through the door and my prefix just leaves my lips.

Just - I read this as "my prefix, just, leaves my lips",

Sitting right next to me I already think about our future. I catch myself repeatedly saying my infix.

If - which you would say a lot when considering the possibilities of the future.

Can you feel the electricity in the air? I can't do the first step, why isn't she a suffix.

Cation - I wouldn't have gotten this without the hint but your friends must call you "Cat" (Cat Hode) and so you are looking for your cation (attracted to the cathode).

I

As mentioned in the comments, the emboldening of the I indicates it comes between the infix and the suffix.

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  • $\begingroup$ I like your solution:) I only had a different prefix in my head that fits the marriage part a bit better. Just think what could a guy say if he sees a hot girl/boy. $\endgroup$ – Doomenik Aug 9 '18 at 18:39
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    $\begingroup$ "She's a real beaut!" "Oh damn!" Oh please say it's not "ram"... $\endgroup$ – iiiidk Aug 9 '18 at 19:19
  • $\begingroup$ @iiiidk oh, It´s not ram but damn you wrote the word :D $\endgroup$ – Doomenik Aug 10 '18 at 4:26

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