Getting a compliment is a great feeling—most of the time. While we all enjoy a good compliment from someone, there are some compliments that are a bit strange and definitely not what we expected. Sometimes, compliments can be pretty backhanded and we also don't know how to respond when they're out of the blue and not all that "kind." Some people have had it in the worst ways...and here they are.
15 Uncomfortable Compliments People Have Received
They must be your wife's children.
"The first time my mother-in-law saw me in a bikini she said, 'I knew my son would end up with a woman like you by the way he breastfed.' It was uncomfortable," shared Reddit user
Just what every new mom wants to hear.
This is alarming.
Ear fetishes are a thing, I guess.
"You have very cute ears. Very suckable."
Dad, do better.
Never going back here.
Not sure how to accept this compliment.
"This was in high school, but a female friend of mine told me I had nice genes. I was wearing sweats at the time, and was confused because I thought she said jeans.
She clarified saying she meant my hair and skin color. I awkwardly said thanks and to top it off, she said 'one day, I want to adopt a small little Asian girl who looks just like you,'" said
This is better than being called ugly.
Moms need to chill sometimes.
Who would notice this?
Just don't say anything instead.
Way too creepy.
"We had to volunteer in a soup kitchen when I attended Catholic grade school. I was about 13 at the time, and one of the homeless men came up to me and said, 'You have such pretty eyes. Can I have them,'" shared user