Injured Mom Left Alone While In-Laws Comfort Crying Baby 😱

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Imagine falling down the stairs and being left in pain while your in-laws prioritize comforting your crying baby. That's exactly what happened to a 21-year-old mom who was left feeling betrayed and hurt by her in-laws. With her family abroad and her boyfriend's parents offering help, she thought she could rely on them. But after this incident, she's questioning their true intentions. 😔

Help from In-Laws 🏡

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The Fall 😨

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Ignored and in Pain 😢

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In-Law's Reaction 😳

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Hospital Trip 🏥

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No More Help 💔

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Standing Her Ground 🙅‍♀️

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The Phone Call ☎️

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Family Gathering 🍽️

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Debra's Calls 📞

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The Big Question ❓

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No Way They Didn't Hear 🤔

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Injured Mom's Dilemma: To Accept Help or Not? 🤷‍♀️

After being left in pain and ignored by her in-laws, this mom is questioning whether she should accept their help with her baby. Her boyfriend and his family seem to be divided on the issue, with some siding with her and others urging her to be grateful for their support. As Debra keeps calling and expressing her desire to help, the mom is left wondering if she's being too harsh or if her decision to distance herself is justified. 😕 Let's see what the internet thinks of this situation...

NTA. Commenters share similar experiences of loved ones checking on them.

mfruitfly | mfruitfly

NTA. In-laws ignored injured mom, SIL supports, brothers clueless. 🤦‍♀️

Diasies_inMyHair | Diasies_inMyHair

"NTA That's all she misses. Sorry you found out this way."

KronkLaSworda | KronkLaSworda

"Babies cries are high-pitched. A tumble down the stairs is a lot of ruckus. An adult human cries at a much lower register than a baby. If I'm at someone's house, and their baby cries, I wonder, 'Why isn't mom/dad taking care of this baby?' NTA"

NotSoAverage_sister | NotSoAverage_sister

Injured mom vents frustration at husband's lack of support. 😱

AquaticStoner1996 | AquaticStoner1996

"If you can't hear me falling down the stairs, you wouldn't even be able to hear the baby fall off the couch. It's too much of a risk to have you guys over here unsupervised." 😱

kiwimuz | kiwimuz

In-laws ignore injured mom, commenter suspects past bad behavior 🤔

Shot_Western_2755 | Shot_Western_2755

NTA. In-laws failed to locate mother of crying baby 😱

Confident_Elk_9644 | Confident_Elk_9644

In-laws' strange behavior sparks suspicion. They 'forgot' my request.

DoubleDragonsAllDown | DoubleDragonsAllDown

In-laws ignore injured mom, gaslight her. NTA, they're the a**holes. 😱

1-Dragonfly | 1-Dragonfly

"NTA. They can visit when your husband is around. No 'help' needed."

siempre_maria | siempre_maria

Bizarre in-laws! You're doing the right thing, something's seriously wrong 😱

PoppyStaff | PoppyStaff

"NTA. BF's parents help when he's not around. He shouldn't object."

LJayEsq | LJayEsq

NTA. In-laws ignored your safety while comforting baby. Unbelievable! 😱


In-laws prioritize baby over injured mom, neglecting her needs 😡

Mommabroyles | Mommabroyles

NTA for not depending on unreliable in-laws for help 😱

Floating-Cynic | Floating-Cynic

NTA: In-laws' selective hearing raises concerns about baby's safety 😱


Trust issues with in-laws during a difficult time. 🙅

friendlystonergirl | friendlystonergirl

"I fell down the stairs, and you heard me fall. I believe you when you say you didn't hear me calling for help, but the fact that neither of you cared enough even to come out of the sitting-room and check if I was okay after I fell down stairs, says to me that I don't want you looking after my kid. Next time it might be HER falling downstairs, and you sitting in the sitting-room not hearing her call for help and unworried by the fact that you just heard someone fall down your stairs." 😱

Enough-Process9773 | Enough-Process9773

Skeptical commenter not convinced, wants more evidence. 😔

Lion_Goffling | Lion_Goffling

In-laws neglect injured mom, excuse of not hearing is ridiculous 😱

LingonberryPrior6896 | LingonberryPrior6896

NTA. Age difference with boyfriend? BIL's rude comment explained.

Here4ItRightNow | Here4ItRightNow

In-laws' callousness after OP's injury raises trust issues 😩

CarbonS0ul | CarbonS0ul

Conflicting interpretations of in-laws' behavior, need more context. 🤔

ktjbug | ktjbug

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