Father Returns Daughter's Wedding Dress Gift from Ex-Wife: Hero or Villain? 🤔

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Imagine this: you're a 43-year-old man, about to marry the love of your life, and your teenage daughter receives a surprise gift from her mom, your ex-wife. The gift? A white ball gown, strikingly similar to a wedding dress, meant to be worn at your wedding. 😳 This is the predicament our main character, let's call him 'Determined Dad', found himself in. What he did next has sparked a heated debate. Let's dive into the story...

Setting the Stage 🎭

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The Ex-Wife's Antics 😒

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The Surprise Package 🎁

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The Dress Dilemma 👗

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Returning the Dress 📦

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The Confrontation 😡

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The Accusations Fly 🗣️

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More Accusations and Threats 😠

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The Final Straw 🥵

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Aftermath and Reflection 🤔

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Father's Dilemma: Protecting His Wedding or Alienating His Daughter? 🎩👰

In a whirlwind of drama, 'Determined Dad' found himself in a tough spot. His ex-wife's attempt to sabotage his upcoming wedding with a bridal-like dress for their daughter led to a heated confrontation. Accusations flew, threats were made, and now he's left wondering if he did the right thing. His daughter Miranda, caught in the crossfire, has been quiet since the incident. As the dust settles, we're left to ponder: was 'Determined Dad' justified in his actions or did he overstep his boundaries? Let's hear what the internet has to say about this tangled web of family drama...🕸️

NTA for returning the dress. Ex-wife being petty and bitter 👎

Tb_bunni03 | Tb_bunni03

Age gap raises eyebrows, but is he really the villain?

GobsOfficeMagic | GobsOfficeMagic

NTA. Ex is twisting words and intentions. Drama alert! 💪

writesgud | writesgud

NTA for returning the dress. Ex-wife's malicious intent evident 🤔

Beelzeben666 | Beelzeben666

"NTA. Ex-wife and sister are TA. Let Miranda choose her dress. 💃"

itsjustanothergirl | itsjustanothergirl

"ESH. Ex-wife bought white gown, dad dating younger woman." 🤔

Dangerous_Beans74 | Dangerous_Beans74

Age difference between fiancee and daughter sparks heated debate. 🤔

Thelawtman1986 | Thelawtman1986

NTA. Let the bride choose her dream wedding outfit! 👰

SumfingWitty | SumfingWitty

Dress returned and dyed black: Epic revenge or justified? 😈

tri220987 | tri220987

Ex-wife is a bad word, but is the father a hero?

coolmommabear | coolmommabear

NTA. Ex-wife's manipulation won't stop. Put daughter first 💗

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NTA: Ex-wife tries to sabotage wedding, daughter caught in middle. 💔

NomNom83WasTaken | NomNom83WasTaken

NTA. Daughter's wedding dress mishap, but she agreed to change. 🙌

beaconbay | beaconbay

Ex-wife's wedding dress gift: Perverted bait or innocent mistake? 🤔

coconutshave | coconutshave

Daughter's role in wedding: Who should choose her dress? 💃

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NTA - Returning the dress made sense, but talk to your daughter 🤔

KRB0119 | KRB0119

Father defends daughter from manipulative mother, plans shopping spree 👠

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FallenAngelII | FallenAngelII

NTA. Ex-wife's mean, passive-aggressive move backfires. Protecting daughter from ridicule. 👏

birdingisfun | birdingisfun

NTA, you did the right thing returning the dress. 💪

8BananaPancakes | 8BananaPancakes

NTA. Ex-wife is being vindictive and gaslighting you. Ignore her drama.

stary_sunset | stary_sunset

NTA. Ex-wife accuses you of everything she's doing. Protect daughter 💚

Nik-ki | Nik-ki

Ex-wife's manipulative gift: NTA for returning it. 🤔

badassmamabear | badassmamabear

Returning the dress: NTA, but could've avoided drama. 😔

Kittenn1412 | Kittenn1412

NTA: Daughter's dress, stepmom bonding, mom's a**hole. Drama ensues. 😳

CityBride | CityBride

NTA. Insulting to daughter. Keep her with you until wedding.

efgrigby | efgrigby

NTA for returning the dress, but that age gap tho 🤔

IsTheWorldEndingYet8 | IsTheWorldEndingYet8

Ex-wife's twisted mind: NTA for returning wedding dress gift! 🤔

majinsensei | majinsensei

NTA. Protecting daughter from toxic ex-wife. 👑

RebelScientist | RebelScientist

NTA for returning the dress. Be the stable, mature one 👍

slugposse | slugposse

NTA returns inappropriate dress from ex-wife. Hang on tight, OP! 🤞

Hasagreatkid | Hasagreatkid

NTA. Ex-wife's creepy behavior puts daughter in unnecessary drama. 🤔

A_Halsted | A_Halsted

Resourceful or cheap? NTA keeps ex-wife's wedding dress for prom!

Smudgikins | Smudgikins

Ex-wife's projection makes NTA a hero, not a villain. 🤔

UnicornPanties | UnicornPanties

Mom's concern: alienation or mistreatment? NTA, just causing trouble 🤔

SisterPetronella | SisterPetronella

Ex-wife causes drama by gifting wedding dress. NTA wins!

TheLoudCanadianGirl | TheLoudCanadianGirl

Divorce drama: Ex-wife called 'batshit crazy' by commenter. Drama unfolds.

AirFriedPotato | AirFriedPotato

Father returns daughter's wedding dress gift: Hero or villain? 🤔

jaideheda | jaideheda

NTA: Ex-wife's wedding dress gift returned. Drama and regrets ensue. 😳

dkmeow1223 | dkmeow1223

Father returns daughter's wedding dress gift: Hero or villain? 🤔

LennyBrisco01 | LennyBrisco01

NTA: Calculated decision causing trouble? 🤔

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Protecting his daughter: NTA dad defends against ex's toxic tactics. 💪

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NTA: Drama avoided if you just bought another dress. 😱

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NTA. Ex-wife sends inappropriate dress, dad suggests shopping for daughter's outfit.

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NTA. Ex-wife's behavior is childish and inappropriate. 🙄

bassman314 | bassman314

NTA- Clever way to return the dress and assert independence! 👏

originalgenghismom | originalgenghismom

NTA. Ex-wife sent inappropriate dress for daughter to wear. Return it! 👏

No_Proposal7628 | No_Proposal7628

NTA. Ex-wife overstepped boundaries. Let daughter choose her own outfit. Ignore arguments. 🙌

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NTA. Ex-wife ruins wedding, father returns dress. Drama ensues. 😳

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NTA: Father wants daughter to have a better wedding dress. 👰

RavenBlueEyes84 | RavenBlueEyes84

NTA: Ex's pettiness over wedding dress sparks debate. 🤔

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Saving Miranda from embarrassment by returning unwanted wedding dress. 👏

Ohcrumbcakes | Ohcrumbcakes

Ex-wife creates tension at wedding by gifting daughter similar dress 😬

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NTA, but causing drama and dividing daughter's loyalties 😕

TwithHoney | TwithHoney

Father returns daughter's wedding dress gift: Petty or practical? 👍

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NTA, but daughter needs therapy. Mother may be abusive privately. 😔

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NTA: Ex-wife's petty tricks won't ruin your beautiful wedding day! 👰

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Engaging with a quiet teenager: NTA, ask and listen 👀

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Miranda gets a new dress: problem solved! 👍

Unhappysong-6653 | Unhappysong-6653

Ex-wife's manipulative move backfires. Father stands up for daughter. 🤔

Medievalmoomin | Medievalmoomin

NTA for returning the dress, but ex's reaction expected. 🙄

Annali93 | Annali93

NTA for returning dress, but dating someone young is creepy. 🤔

ben-haddad | ben-haddad

ESH: Ex-wife, custody, dumb decisions, and wedding fashion dilemmas. 👍

jrl2014 | jrl2014

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