Procrastinating officially marrying each other
ITO (man) ITA (woman) -- term of endearment
Jack and I have lived together happily for years and plan to be together forever; he is my BEPPITO.
Jill is my BEPPITA and will someday be my spouse.
Beppito is for a man; Beppita is for a woman. Appropriate for any combination of men or women: man-man, woman-woman or man-woman.