Picture this: a mother of four is in excruciating pain due to a dental emergency and needs help from her eldest daughter. But when she asks for assistance, her daughter refuses and throws a tantrum. Fast forward a few days, and the same daughter wants sympathy for her cramps. Can you imagine the mom's reaction? 😠 Let's dive into this wild story!
Mom's Dental Dilemma 🦷
Asking for Help 🆘
Pain Gets Worse 😖
Daughter's Outburst 😡
Mom's Response 📝
Daughter's Reaction 🚪
Mom Struggles 😭
Sibling to the Rescue 🦸
Dental Treatment 🩺
Tooth Pulled, Stitches, and Meds 💊
Daughter's Cramp Complaint 🤕
Mom Sees Red 😤
Mom's Furious Response 🗣️
Cramp Clarification 📝
Mom's Final Thoughts 💭
Mom's Ultimate Verdict 🏛️
So, what's the final word on this family drama? The mom accepts her judgement and thanks those who offered advice. But one thing's for sure: when you're in pain and need help, it's hard not to feel betrayed by a loved one's selfishness. Let's see what the internet thinks of this situation... 🍿
Teaching kids empathy: NTA, but a conversation is needed 👍
Commenter suggests therapy for both mother and daughter's emotional regulation 🙂
Parenting advice missed, teachable moment gone 😔
NTA commenter agrees that children should not be excused for misbehaving.
Commenters debate the appropriateness of stomach rubs for cramps 🤔
Parenting drama ensues over dinner and sympathy for cramps 😤
NTA parent asks for help, entitled daughter reaps what she sowed 🚩
Mom defends singling out daughter for a simple task 🤔
Parenting is hard, but it's important to apologize and communicate 👍
NTA commenter sympathizes with frustrated mom's tough love approach.
Parenting advice: Be the adult and set a better example 👍
Commenter suggests therapy for daughter's anger issues. Positive response.
Agreement on justified reaction to daughter's lack of empathy. 👍
Acknowledging the need for help but harsh words linger forever 😢
Teach empathy to your daughter, cramps can be painful 😤
Commenter calls out YTA for vicious comment on daughter's cramps 💊
Commenter defends OP's actions, calls out lack of empathy.
Parenting advice for a mom who lost it over daughter's behavior 😬
Redditor defends mom's reaction to daughter's lack of empathy 🙏
NTA. The mother's behavior was appalling. Sixteen year old acting like a baby 🙄
Commenter suggests deeper issues at play in mother-daughter relationship 😬
Commenter defends parent and criticizes excusing teenager's behavior. 👍
Agreement on ESH except for the sweet 14-year-old 👍
Commenter questions why incapacitated mother was caring for 4 children alone 😔
Commenter calls out entitled behavior, gives life lesson 👍
Parent defends not sympathizing with daughter's cramps, NTA verdict.
NTA until telling daughter to 'get out and don't come back'. ESH.
Toothache pain is worse than labor? 🤔 NTA for not tolerating rudeness.
Teaching kids to help out at home leads to success 💪
Commenter calls out OP for being petty and TA 😒
NTA parent receives support for disciplining daughter's bad behavior 👏
Commenter calls out OP for invalidating daughter's pain. 😠
Teaching daughter empathy and kindness for future workplace success 💪
Parenting is hard, but modeling empathy is key 🙏
Parent sympathizes with OP, questions daughter's behavior 🤔
Daughter refuses to help mom in pain, needs empathy talk 😒
Parent defends tough love approach to daughter's rude behavior 💪
Mom defends not sympathizing with daughter's cramps caused by junk food
NTA. Harsh but effective parenting. 🔥👏