Parents' Comments Trigger Insecurity for Teen Daughter - Did Dad Make The Right Call?

MILs comments made teenage daughter uncomfortable
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Mean comments made by the fiance's mother made the teen daughter of a Redditor uncomfortable which made things sour between the daughter-in-law and mother-in-law. Now she wants everyone's opinion on whether it was the right thing to walk out of the family dinner after listening to all this or not.

Dad's fiancee's family met his daughter for the first time - how did it go?

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Judy's burn scar has caused her immense insecurity and has prompted her parents to take extreme measures to help her.

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Dad tries to protect daughter from hurtful comments, but can he guarantee it?

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FMIL's comment triggers insecurity for Judy and leaves her feeling uneasy

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FMIL's wedding comments trigger insecurity for teen daughter - did dad make the right call? 😕

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Dad's comment left his daughter feeling insecure, but did he make the right call?

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Dad makes a tough call to protect his daughter's feelings.

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Teen daughter feels disrespected after parents' comments trigger insecurity

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Family dinner gone wrong - tensions flare when a daughter's insecurities are triggered.

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A dad protecting his daughter's emotions 👨‍👧. But was he right? 🤔

The story begins with a father, M37, and his fiancee, F37, preparing for their wedding with her family. M37's daughter, F16, has faced insecurity regarding a visible burn scar on her forehead. To protect her emotions, M37 asked his fiancee to make sure her family didn't mention it at the celebratory dinner. However, when F16's FMIL began to ask questions about the scar, F16 felt uncomfortable and M37 took her away. This led to a disagreement between M37 and his fiancee, leaving M37 to ponder if he made the right call. This story is a powerful example of how easily a child's emotions can be triggered and how the right decision is often a difficult one. We now turn to the reactions of our readers to explore their thoughts on this story.

👊🏼 ​FMIL's suggestion sparks outrage!

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NTA - 🤬 apology needed!

OldGrumpGamer | OldGrumpGamer

Crisis 🤯 - Dad's Choice 🤔

Kindlycreature | Kindlycreature

A father struggles to 🤔

LynnChat | LynnChat

Dad sticks up for daughter 👊

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🤔 Dad's controversial call 🤔

mrslII | mrslII

Dad defends daughter's insecurity - 🔥NTA🔥

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OP's fiancée 👎🏼 lied & family 👎🏼 treated his daughter badly. 👎🏼

KarmaWillGetYa | KarmaWillGetYa

Dad stands up for daughter 💪🏼

LevyApproves | LevyApproves

Dad's tough decision: 🤔 NTA

Cupcakesmj | Cupcakesmj

🚩 NTA: Fiancée's behavior 👎

saltedcaramelcookie | saltedcaramelcookie

Parents' comments trigger 🤔 for daughter!

TLynn7 | TLynn7

🔥Dad's heroic moment👏

CaffeinatedFrosting | CaffeinatedFrosting

NTA: Dad's boundaries🔥🔥

CatrosePro54 | CatrosePro54

NTA: Choose wisely 😉

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stilljenni | stilljenni

Dad 👏 stands 👏 up 👏 for 👏 daughter!

smiling_bellybutton | smiling_bellybutton

Dad's call triggers 🤔

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NTA: 🤬👎💔🤦‍♂️

BorLorYao | BorLorYao

💔 Dad and daughter's emotional reaction to hurtful comment 💔

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Dad sets boundaries 😊

bobledrew | bobledrew

A father's ultimatum 😮

The__Riker__Maneuver | The__Riker__Maneuver

😱 Dad protects daughter!

tinny36 | tinny36

Father saves daughter👊💪

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Dad made the 💯 right call 💪

Unusual_Variant | Unusual_Variant

Estranged Fiance✋🏻 Causes Insecurity for Teen Daughter

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🤔 Dad's tough call...

MuskyLion | MuskyLion

💪 Dad stands up for daughter 💪

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🤔 Dad's call causes tension

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Dad's call causing 🤔 for daughter 💔

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Father puts a stop to insensitive convo 🛑

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🤔 Dad's decision sparks debate!

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NTA: Fiancée's family 🤬🤬

heymallorie | heymallorie

NTA - 🔮💍🚫

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Dad stands up to MIL 👊

LawLion | LawLion

Responsible parenting 👍

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Dad's call to remove FMIL ✅👍

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Parents' comments trigger 🤯🤔 insecurity for teen daughter 💔

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🤬A Dad's decision triggers insecurity in his daughter.

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👍🏼 Dad gets it right!

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🤔 NTA: Time to Rethink?

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NTA: Dad stands up for daughter 💪

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NTA - Dad is 👍🏼 for calling out FMIL

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👏 Dad stood up for his daughter ⚔️

LeoSolaris | LeoSolaris

NTA! Dad stood up for his daughter 💪

Reasonable_Ring8368 | Reasonable_Ring8368

💪 Dad made the 🔑 call 🔑

ScreamingSicada | ScreamingSicada

Dad rescues daughter 💪

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Parents first 💯

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A shocking family call-out 🤯

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Dad's call triggers 🤔insecurity in teen daughter

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🤔🤔 Dad's comments spark debate

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Stand your ground 💪

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Dad makes right call: 🤔

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NTA ✋ Dad puts daughter first!

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NTA: Dad made the right call 😊

Thelmara | Thelmara

🤔Should Dad rethink the whole thing?

WhereasResponsible31 | WhereasResponsible31

Mom & Dad's Words Matter 🤔

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Dad stands firm 💪

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Believing in someone's true colors 💯

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👏 Dad is praised 👏

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Dad stands up for daughter ❤️

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NTA - 💯 for dad!

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👍 Dad: NTA 🙅‍♀️ FMIL & Fiance: AHs 💔

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NTA: Ex-GF didn't help 🤔

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🤔 A father's opinion

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NTA: 🤔 rethink the marriage 💔

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👨‍👩‍👧 Family dynamics ❗️

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👏Dad puts daughter first💕

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Dad's call triggers 🤦‍♂️

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NTA. Dad did the right thing!

4MuddyPaws | 4MuddyPaws

Dad's fiancee: 🤔 Not so perfect. 🤔

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