A mom takes her kids to the grocery store during isolation, including her 8-year-old son with autism. When an old woman behind them starts berating the family, chaos ensues. The old woman starts yelling at the child, and the child has a meltdown. Eventually, the child's older brother cusses out the old woman. Was the mom right to let her child cuss at the old woman? Or was the older brother out of line? Read on to find out.
Grateful for safety while in-laws isolate during pandemic 🙏
Grocery run with kiddos: a mom's emergency adventure 🛒👩👧👦
Autistic child's mom finds solution for grocery store anxiety 🛒
A young boy tries to help his mom with grocery shopping 🍎
Boy enjoys cartoons while mom waits in long grocery line 📺
Protective son stands up to scolding elderly woman in store 🛡️
Old lady scolds kid for using technology in grocery store 📱
Protective mother defends son after scolding by elderly woman 👩👦
When a stranger scolded her son in public, she fought back 👊
Autistic child defended by mother against rude woman in store
Autistic child defended by mother in grocery store altercation 💪
Mother defends son with autism against scolding stranger in grocery 🛒
A mother's trip to the grocery store turned into a nightmare when an old woman scolded her son who has autism for using an iPad with headphones to calm himself down. The woman went as far as tapping the child and calling him rude, causing him to have a meltdown. The mother's other son defended his brother, calling the woman a derogatory name. The situation escalated, and the family left the store without their groceries. The incident raises questions about how society treats people with disabilities and the need for more awareness and education on the subject. In the next section, we will explore some of the reactions to this story and discuss how we can create a more inclusive society for all.
Sibling defended from nosy old woman, commenters debate cursing at elders.
12-year-old defends sibling, internet supports. NTA.
Commenter defends OP's son, calls for accountability, but faces opposition.
Mom of autistic boy defends son against old woman's scolding
Old lady had no business being in their business. NTA
12-year-old's swearing deemed appropriate by commenter 😎
Heartwarming comment about a great sibling ❤️
Defending a brother from an entitled boomer deserves praise 🙏
Defending well-behaved kids from grocery store busybody 🙄
Mind your business: NTA defends son against nosy old woman 👀
12-year-old caught in adult situation, but NTA for handling it
Defending her son against a rude and inappropriate old woman 🙅♀️
Standing up for the little guy 👏🏼👏🏼
Confrontation in the grocery store: Security intervenes in dispute 🛡️
🤣🙌 Keep up the good work raising those caring kiddos!
Teaching kids to stand up against bigotry 🙌🏽
Defending a child with autism from nosy strangers 😤👊
Family support is important. 12yo was brave standing up.
Defending a child against an assault earns a justified response 💪
Standing up for family: A 12-year-old's heroic clapback 👏
Parenting skills questioned in grocery store altercation 🤔
Defending her son from a nosy stranger, NTA wins.
Mind your own business 👀
Defending kids against scolding elders. 👶👵
12-year-old defended by mother against scolding old woman. NTA 👏🏽
Defending your child against an abusive old woman. NTA 🙌
Empathetic commenter offers support for son's autism outburst ❤️
Sibling love triumphs over sundae dispute 🍨❤️
Unsolicited advice? No thanks. 🙅♀️ #NTA
12-year-old defends himself and teaches rude woman a lesson 👏
Defending a candid child in a grocery store 🤷♀️
Praise for a brave 12-year-old in the grocery store 🙏
Don't mess with kids! 👶 NTA stands their ground.
Praise for a 12-year-old brother defending his sibling 🙌
Mother defends son with autism from harassment in grocery store 🛒
Respecting elders doesn't mean allowing them to intrude. 🤷♀️
A heartwarming comment about a young boy standing up for himself ❤️
Sibling love prevails: autistic boy defended by older brother in store 🤗
Celebrate neurodiversity 🎉 NTA defends autistic boy in grocery store
Strangers don't owe attention to anyone, not even old snobs 👍
Support for not-the-a**hole commenter calling for justice 👊
Protective mom defends son against entitled grocery store scolder 👩👦
Defending your child against close-mindedness 🙌 #NTA
Defending her son against harassment like 🏃♀️🚔
Standing up to a nosy stranger. 🙌
Don't mess with a mama bear! 🐻 NTA in this situation.
Teaching kids honesty shouldn't be punished 👍
Complimentary comment on parenting skills 💯👏
Ice cream reward! Kids NTA for being scolded in store 🍦
Empathetic comment shows support for defending a sibling with autism. 😊
Supportive comment, high-five! 🙌
Breaking the rules to defend your loved ones 👏
Sibling loyalty prevailed despite stranger's misconduct 💪
Mom defends son with autism against nosy old lady 🙅♀️
Commenter defends parent's child-rearing, condemns elderly woman's entitlement 🙅♀️👶