Invisible Friend: The Tale of a Missing Presence in a Group Photo Album 📸

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Ever felt like the invisible friend? One individual, who we'll call 'Lemonade', has been part of a group of friends since high school. They've shared countless memories, laughter, and trips together. But when a pocket-sized photo album of their adventures arrived, Lemonade found something shocking - they weren't in a single picture! 😲 Let's dive into this intriguing tale of friendship, inclusion, and a missing presence.

The Long-standing Friendship 🏫👫

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The Trips and the Photo Album Idea 🌆📸

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The Shocking Discovery 😲

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The Group Chat Drama 📱💥

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The Album Creator's Defense 🛡️

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The Argument Escalates 🗣️🔥

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The 'Core' Group Controversy 💔

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Private Chats and Differing Opinions 📲

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The Final Verdict? 🤔

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The Invisible Friend: A Tale of Friendship, Inclusion, and a Missing Presence 🕵️‍♀️

Our friend 'Lemonade' found themselves in a sticky situation when they discovered they weren't in a single picture of a group photo album. From the shock of their missing presence to the heated group chat drama, the story unfolded with a mix of hurt feelings and defensive arguments. With some friends accusing Lemonade of nitpicking, while others empathized with their feelings of exclusion, the situation became a hotbed of conflict. As the debate continues, we're left wondering - was Lemonade right to feel upset, or should they have appreciated the effort put into the album regardless? Let's see what the world thinks about this complicated friendship saga. 🌍💭

NTA, learn where you stand with these *friends* 🙅

SonuvaGunderson | SonuvaGunderson

NTA. Gaslighting friends excluded OP from album. Cognitive dissonance? 🤔

swiggs313 | swiggs313

NTA. Exclusion from group photo album reveals deeper friendship issues 📸

wittiestphrase | wittiestphrase

NTA: Including all trips in the album is the solution! 📸

Ate4lyf | Ate4lyf

Excluded from the album, not the a**hole. She's no friend.

[deleted] | [deleted]

NTA, deliberate exclusion and dismissive response sparks valid concerns 😠

Silansi | Silansi

NTA: Friend's oversight in album is mortifying, hope you weren't charged 😱

jenzo2 | jenzo2

NTA, but are your "friends" really friends? 😔

riyuzqki | riyuzqki

"NTA: Exclusion hurts. True friends wouldn't leave you out. 💔"

CatOutrageous9135 | CatOutrageous9135

"NTA for being upset about being left out of the album 📸"

ieya404 | ieya404

"NTA. It's rude to exclude you from the group photo album. 📸"

Legendary_Bumblebee | Legendary_Bumblebee

OP feels left out of group photos, questions friendship quality 😔

em-noelle | em-noelle

NTA. Excluding a friend from a group photo album is inconsiderate 📸

StormBerry17 | StormBerry17

"NTA - These aren't your friends. They excluded you intentionally. 🙄"

Impressive_Big3342 | Impressive_Big3342

INFO: Friend excludes OP from group photos, defends herself. 📸

cherries_dont_exist | cherries_dont_exist

NTA. Find new friends 👪 who appreciate and support you 💜

Creepy_Fun_4937 | Creepy_Fun_4937

NTA. Friend did a s**t job on the album 📸

Even_Speech570 | Even_Speech570

Feeling excluded from a group photo, time to reassess friendships? 📸

[deleted] | [deleted]

Are they using you? Do they invite you or vice versa?

WesternOk6500 | WesternOk6500

Upset about friends not including them in group photo 📸

ashthechache | ashthechache

Excluded from the group? 😔 NTA, you deserve better friends.

MillieHillie | MillieHillie

When your best friend has a new best friend 💔

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Troubling gaslighting experience with friends. Evaluate your contribution and benefits.

ShadyBookDealer | ShadyBookDealer

Feelings are valid, but absence in the photo album speaks volumes. 📸

mom_of-the_year | mom_of-the_year

Excluded from photos, but given an album? 🤔 Not cool.

[deleted] | [deleted]

Discovering the truth about your friendships. 📱

Beautiful_mistakes | Beautiful_mistakes

Excluded from the group photo album? That's a**hole move! 😠

tomboybarbie | tomboybarbie

NTA. You were literally photoshopped out. They don't see you.

mwelch930 | mwelch930

Find your tribe! NTA, create a core group of friends 👫

Magj0y | Magj0y

Middle school friends can be mean. Find true friends 💜

mocon3 | mocon3

NTA- Missing from friend group albums, not nitpicky, justifiable frustration.

annoyedandgayalways | annoyedandgayalways

Former friend cropped me out of group photo, NTA 📸

anbigsteppy | anbigsteppy

NTA. Friends betrayed you with a printed Instagram feed. Toss them.

Important-Bug-2791 | Important-Bug-2791

Counting friends in a group photo album? NTA! 📸

Leading_Lock | Leading_Lock

Anxious for updates on their relationship. 🥺

idliketostatanon | idliketostatanon

'Maybe' they didn't notice, but their reaction was still wrong 😔

PrawnMary | PrawnMary

NTA. Appreciate the album, but hurt she excluded you. Her defensive reaction is odd. 😳

AccountantJen | AccountantJen

Your friends aren't really your friends? 🤔

encouragement_much | encouragement_much

Misleading title, but NTA for OP's missing friend complaint 👍

WriteAnotherWoods | WriteAnotherWoods

Clear stance without being the a**hole. 👍

[deleted] | [deleted]

Excluded from the core group: NTA, but it still hurts 😔

dramaandaheadache | dramaandaheadache

"Not in the 'core' of the group? Time for new friends! 🙏"

electric29 | electric29

NTA. Your album-making friend is not your friend 👎

Practical-Big7550 | Practical-Big7550

Cut ties with fake friends. You deserve better 💯

claraiscute | claraiscute

Exclusion hurts 😔 Find better friends who appreciate you 🌟

DangerousPudding911 | DangerousPudding911

They don't give a f**k about you! 😳

tangerine-trees- | tangerine-trees-

Finding new friends is the way to go! 👍

lsp2005 | lsp2005

NTA. Friends should be supportive, not dismissive. Reevaluate your friendships 👭

Taupe75x | Taupe75x

Heartbreaking exclusion by friends leads to gaslighting and isolation. 💔

skeletal_paradox | skeletal_paradox

NTA, give the album back and find better friends 🙌

angie5460 | angie5460

Believe them when they show you who they are. Best advice!

crispylaytex | crispylaytex

No friends in the album? You're definitely not the a**hole! 👏

cmlobue | cmlobue

NTA: Friends gaslighting you, need new friends 📲

Vagrant123 | Vagrant123

NTA, your friend was mean. Outgrowing friends is a blessing 🙏

stephapeaz | stephapeaz

Exclusion hurts, and your friends know it. NTA! 😞

EdwardRoivas | EdwardRoivas

Including everyone in a group photo album is only fair! 📸

tomtomclubthumb | tomtomclubthumb

Excluded from the friendship album? Not the a**hole, for sure! 😎

-tweektweak | -tweektweak

Finding new friends? NTA, it's time to upgrade your squad! 🥳


OP wonders if they're the a-hole for feeling left out 😔

Judgement_Bot_AITA | Judgement_Bot_AITA

Cut toxic friends like toxic waste. You're not the a**hole. 💯

That-Significance150 | That-Significance150

Feeling left out? Join the club! 😎

CinnamonPumpkin13 | CinnamonPumpkin13

Excluded from the group photo: NTA or giant AH? 📸

TheDoNothings | TheDoNothings

Valid reasons ignored by friends, hurtful but handled well. 😔

loogonrom | loogonrom

Discovering true friends: NTA and the art of perception 📸

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NTA. Friends excluded OP from their group photo album. 📸

HogglesPlasticBeads | HogglesPlasticBeads

NTA! Stand up for yourself and find better friends! 💯

Mkartma61 | Mkartma61

"You may as well have been missing if you aren't in any of the photos." NTA

cat_socializer | cat_socializer

Listen to who they are. These aren't your friends. NTA.

MissPeskyFace | MissPeskyFace

NTA. You deserve better friends. 👏

iaataitaor | iaataitaor

Leave them behind and find true friends in college 👍

shaquilleoatmeal99 | shaquilleoatmeal99

NTA. You deserve friends who value and include you. 👍

yebel_mahm | yebel_mahm

Heartbroken over exclusion from year album, plans to burn it

Hold-My-Shnapps | Hold-My-Shnapps

NTA. Exclusion in a friendship album is no celebration 📸

PatsFan407 | PatsFan407

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