Secret Baby Drama: Dad Blames Daughter for Withholding News of Grandchild 🤫👶

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We all know family drama can be intense, but this story takes it to a whole new level! When our protagonist was 15, her parents separated due to her father's affair. The affair led to divorce, and her father eventually married the other woman. Over the years, our protagonist and her sister tried to connect with their dad's new family, but with limited success. Fast forward to 2019, when the sister and father had a major falling out, leading to a year-long period of no communication. During this time, the sister became pregnant and had a child, asking our protagonist to keep it a secret from their dad. But when the truth finally came out, the father was furious and blamed our protagonist for lying by omission. Was she in the wrong, or was she simply respecting her sister's wishes? 🤷💔

The Affair That Started It All

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Failed Attempts to Reconnect

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A New Family, A Strained Relationship

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The Falling Out

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A Secret Pregnancy

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The Sister's Request

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The Big Reveal

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Dad's Reaction

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Lying by Omission?

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Unwilling to Accept Responsibility

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The Blame Game: Who's Really at Fault? 🤔

As the family drama unfolds, our protagonist finds herself in the middle of a blame game. Her father accuses her of lying by omission for keeping her sister's pregnancy a secret, while she believes she was simply respecting her sister's wishes. She also feels her father is unwilling to accept responsibility for his part in the strained relationship and is missing out on a crucial milestone in his daughter's life due to his own stubbornness. So, who's really at fault here? Let's dive into the internet's top reactions to this emotional rollercoaster. 🎢😬

NTA for calling out hypocritical dad and his side piece.

InsertMyNameHere9154 | InsertMyNameHere9154

OP's dad accuses him of lacking integrity for keeping sister's secret 👎, but ignores his own unethical behavior 👍. NTA

PurpleDot0 | PurpleDot0

NTA - OP did the right thing by honoring sister's request 👍

benigndepressedbear | benigndepressedbear

NTA. Dad willing to sacrifice relationship for new family. 🙅

cyfermax | cyfermax

Keeping her sister's secret damaged OP's relationship with their father 😔

Insatiable_Dream | Insatiable_Dream

Keeping secrets is tough, but respecting boundaries is key 👍

natashapatch67 | natashapatch67

Commenter sympathizes with OP and calls out dad's behavior.

General_McSnuffles | General_McSnuffles

Respect privacy: NTA for sister withholding news of pregnancy 👍

thepalebeast91 | thepalebeast91

NTA. Commenter calls out dad's narcissistic behavior 👏

lightwell | lightwell

Daughter called NTA after toxic father blames her for withholding news 👊

QueenDemonic | QueenDemonic

Daughter claps back at cheating father and homewrecker stepmom. 👏

Froot-Batz | Froot-Batz

Sibling chooses not to share sister's pregnancy, dad blames her.

ramonasteas | ramonasteas

Engaging defense of OP's actions and condemnation of father's behavior. 👏

dart1126 | dart1126

Respecting your sister's wishes doesn't make you guilty. NTA 👍

bookittyFk | bookittyFk

Don't let dad blame you for sis' secret baby drama 👶

RollingKatamari | RollingKatamari

NTA. Commenter disagrees with dad's reasoning, calls out grossness.

fmlwhateven | fmlwhateven

Sibling support reigns supreme in secret baby drama 👏

Ill-Engineering2492 | Ill-Engineering2492

Sibling secrets can be tricky 🤔 but NTA for keeping quiet 👍

pandatree_157 | pandatree_157

Daughter defends herself against hypocritical father's integrity lecture 👊

Hutchoman87 | Hutchoman87

Dad blames daughter for secret baby, but commenter says NTA 👍

saurellia | saurellia

Respectful daughter keeps secret, dad blames her. #NTA 👏

grumpi-otter | grumpi-otter

Daughter calls out father's hypocrisy, defends her actions. 👏

Cinemaslap1 | Cinemaslap1

Daughter called NTA for not telling cheating dad about grandchild 🤫

Aicatalia | Aicatalia

Commenter defends OP and throws shade at cheaters 😎

thepinkprioress | thepinkprioress

Cheaters can't judge. NTA stands strong. 👏

munchkinbitch2982 | munchkinbitch2982

Dad prioritizes 'do over' kids, blames daughter. NTA. 👏

bethan2406 | bethan2406

Standing up for integrity, NTA comment calls out hypocrites 👏

welshcake77 | welshcake77

Don't let him manipulate you with your child. NTA.

rargylesocks | rargylesocks

Daughter cuts off toxic father after he cheats and leaves family. 👊

ReneeKathleen | ReneeKathleen

Parental entitlement exposed. NTA for respecting daughter's privacy. 👏

Magnata005 | Magnata005

Delusional cheater and homewrecker accused of lacking integrity. NTA.

2308LilSmitty | 2308LilSmitty

No lies detected. NTA comment shuts down dad's hypocrisy.

NemesisErinys | NemesisErinys

NTA- Dad blames daughter for his actions. Don't break sister's confidence.

laarg | laarg

Don't let him shift the blame. You're NTA 👏

abcwva | abcwva

Sibling loyalty overrules dad's entitlement. NTA 👏

Silent_Tome | Silent_Tome

Cutting off toxic family members? NTA takes a stand 👊

bossymomma29 | bossymomma29

Sibling loyalty prevails over cheater's audacity. NTA 🙌

cultqueennn | cultqueennn

Daughter not at fault for dad's secret baby drama 👏

crashcondo | crashcondo

Respectful NTA comment defends withholding secret grandchild news 👏

Bangbangsmashsmash | Bangbangsmashsmash

Keeping your sister's secret was the right thing to do 👍

PeggyHW | PeggyHW

Family secrets have consequences 👶

Glittering-War-5748 | Glittering-War-5748

Stand up for yourself! 💪 Remind your dad he's to blame. 👏

iluvcats17 | iluvcats17

This commenter supports the poster's actions. 👍

GummyPiranhas | GummyPiranhas

Daughter stands up to manipulative father, chooses her own happiness 👏

Dalyb218 | Dalyb218

Savage clapback to a cheater's lecture on integrity 😎

largeLoki | largeLoki

Father's pride may ruin his relationship with daughters and grandchildren. NTA.

JCWa50 | JCWa50

Setting boundaries with absent father and stepmom, NTA 👏

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Commenter calls out father's neglectful behavior towards his children.

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Keeping a promise to your sister and prioritizing your happiness 👍

awkwardly_competent | awkwardly_competent

Dad plays victim, but commenter supports OP. NTA 👍

ridinbend | ridinbend

Daughter defends herself against father blaming her for grandchild secret 👊

aries2084 | aries2084

Clear judgement, no room for debate. NTA wins 🏆

voxam72 | voxam72

NTA: Cheating dad acting entitled to grandchild, needs to apologize first 👶

JurassicSoul | JurassicSoul

Sibling defends sister's decision to withhold news of grandchild 👏

NotSoAverage_sister | NotSoAverage_sister

Daughter defends herself against dad's blame, NTA 👏

Quetzacoatyl77 | Quetzacoatyl77

Cheating hypocrite accuses others of damaging integrity. NTA.

arseholierthanthou | arseholierthanthou

Family drama and priorities. NTA for keeping secrets 👶

Morrigan-71 | Morrigan-71

Sibling bond triumphs over entitled father. NTA 🙌

TiredSoul97 | TiredSoul97

Standing up to a cheater, NTA wins with integrity 💪

Liverbones | Liverbones

Respecting boundaries: NTA for not disclosing daughter's secret.

Michael_Chandra | Michael_Chandra

Prioritize your relationship with your sister over your unreliable dad 👶

Wise_Impression_6391 | Wise_Impression_6391

Dad's hypocritical behavior gets called out, NTA wins the day 👏

jenettabrown | jenettabrown

Support for respecting sister's wishes and standing up against family.

oldcreaker | oldcreaker

Daughter defends herself against cheating father in heated argument 👊

Armaryllislove | Armaryllislove

Keeping secrets: NTA, but integrity accusations are rich 🤫👶

salemonadetea | salemonadetea

Keeping private information private is not lying. NTA 👍

Nereidite | Nereidite

Don't be a Flying Monkey for your dad 👀

DarkJadedDee | DarkJadedDee

Sister's secret baby news: not OP's truth to tell. NTA 👍

jabberdoggy | jabberdoggy

Protective stepmother and cheating dad cause family drama. NTA.

christikayann | christikayann

Commenter calls out father's hypocrisy in secret baby drama 🤫👶

bookaholic234 | bookaholic234

Cheating dad gets called out, commenter finds it hilarious 😂

EcRani | EcRani

Supportive comment defends OP's actions in secret baby drama 👏

AndromedaGreen | AndromedaGreen

Daughter stands up to cheating dad and his wife 👏

smile365days | smile365days

Daughter not at fault for dad's infidelity 👏

desgoestoparis | desgoestoparis

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