Imagine this: you're off on a two-week wilderness camping trip, leaving your significant other to manage the household. You return, expecting things to be in order, only to find your partner has dropped the ball on everything from paying rent to attending a friend's virtual birthday party. Now, the question is, who's really responsible for this mess? Let's delve into this couple's dilemma. 🏕️🧾🤔
The Busy Bees 🐝
The Great Escape 🏕️
The Homecoming Surprise 🏠
The Rent Debacle 💸
Credit Card Chaos 💳
Car Registration Catastrophe 🚗
Missed Moments 🎂
The Blame Game 🥊
Reality Check 💔
The Consequences ⚖️
The Big Question ❓
Caught in the Crossfire of Responsibilities: Who's the Culprit? 🕵️♀️
In a whirlwind of unpaid bills, missed social events, and a poorly-timed camping trip, a couple finds themselves at odds over who's to blame. Is it the girlfriend, who usually handles the logistics but left her man to fend for himself while she was away? Or is it the boyfriend, who failed to keep up with the monthly bills and personal responsibilities, leading to late fees and missed deadlines? Let's see what the internet has to say about this intriguing predicament... 🍿👀
NTA. Boyfriend's struggle with 'adulting' sparks debate on his capabilities.
NTA, you're not his mother. Don't enable his irresponsibility. 🤔
NTA. Boyfriend needs to take responsibility. Voting confusion is valid.
"Adulting" shouldn't be an excuse for incompetence. Handle your sh*t! 💪
NTA. Boyfriend needs to take responsibility and stop making excuses 😒
NTA. Don't be his mom or personal assistant 🙅
NTA. Boyfriend needs to 'adult'. You're more mom than gf 🙄
NTA - Boyfriend's wake up call reveals his irresponsibility 🚫💼
NTA. Boyfriend relies on girlfriend like a mom, not girlfriend. 🤷♀️
NTA. Boyfriend's irresponsibility puts both of you at risk 😱
NTA. Embrace the struggle of adulting with a reminder app! 👍
Partner needs a mum, not a partner 😒
Reality check: Stop babying him and let him handle it 👋
Enabling behavior leads to failed expectations. Who's the a**hole here?
NTA, but enabling his behavior is causing this 'adulting' struggle.
NTA: Ex-husband blames commenter for his own kitchen fire mishap 🤦♀️
Boyfriend's 'adulting' struggle: Grow up or babysit him forever? 🤔
NTA. Friend's cautionary tale: marrying someone incompetent ends in divorce 😬
Dating a man-child? 🙄 NTA for wanting a grown-up partner.
Take charge of your own happiness! 💪 Have a serious discussion with your partner about sharing responsibilities. #NTA
Stop being his mother and let him learn to adult! 😤
Boyfriend needs a reality check in 'adulting' responsibilities. 💼
NTA. Boyfriend's laziness causes late fees and tickets, appreciate me!
Smart PhD candidate struggles with 'adulting', but who's responsible? 🤔
ADHD and forgetfulness: Is it immaturity or something deeper?
NTA. Are you *sure* you're his girlfriend and not his mommy? 😂
Enabling a grown ass adult or supporting a struggling partner?
Boyfriend struggles with 'adulting' and blames partner, but who's responsible? 😕
Break up with him! He wants a mommy, not a girlfriend 😱
Gentle ESH: Communication is key to avoid 'adulting' blame game 😅
Unpopular opinion: ESH. Boyfriend's struggle with 'adulting' sparks blame game.
NTA. Boyfriend treats you like a bang maid. 🙄
Enabling boyfriend's struggle with 'adulting': ESH, find a way 💔
NTA: Boyfriend can't adult without someone to mother him 🙄
Dating a child? Time to upgrade to an adult! 😏
"NTA I set alarms and timers for everything, why can't he? 🤷♀️"
NTA. PhD student takes advantage of partner's free emotional labor. 🤔
Superwoman slays PhD, kids, and bills! Boyfriend, time to apologize! 💪
NTA: Boyfriend's co-dependency is mentally and emotionally exhausting. 😩
NTA: Boyfriend needs to grow tf up 🙄
Stop being his mother and secretary, get a joint account 💔
NTA: Don't take on his labor, let him deal with it
Independent adulting: Should partners be mothering or supportive?
NTA. Is this the bed you wanna make? 💔
Hold him accountable! You deserve a stress-free vacation! 👏
Boyfriend's tantrum reveals his dependence on mommy. 🙄
NTA. Boyfriend needs to grow up and take responsibility 👍
NTA, boyfriend won't change after school. 🎓
NTA: Let him face the consequences of his actions! 🙅♂️
NTA takes responsibility for bills with autopay and automatic transfers 💸
"NTA. Lack of responsibility caused fees. Phones have calendars📅. Need partner who can handle their own things👯. Auto payments💸. Did he neglect home chores🚩?"
NTA. Taking on all the bills and responsibilities, it's frustrating! 😊
Sharing the mental load: Partners should help with 'adulting' 💪
NTA. Boyfriend needs to grow up and take responsibility. 🙄
PhD doesn't excuse being an airhead. Time to stop coddling.
Impractical academic type shares tips for adulting with busy boyfriend. 😊
PhD student multitasks like a boss! NTA, you deserve better 💪
Physics PhD student shares tips for adulting and setting boundaries.
NTA. Comment highlights emotional labor and mental load in relationships.
Being scatterbrained af but finding creative solutions to adulting 🤷♀️
Boyfriend's academic success doesn't translate to adult responsibilities. 🎓💸
NTA: Time for tough love. 💪
NTA: Boyfriend needs to adult, PhD not an excuse 🙄
Time to pack up and leave this immature 'man-child' 🚶♀️
NTA but also small YTA. Let him take charge of his own life 🙌
Congrats on becoming a mother! You're definitely NTA! 🎉