Dad's Scare Prank on Son Goes Horribly Wrong 😱 Wife Furious!

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We've all seen or heard of a good-natured scare prank, but sometimes they can go too far. In this story, a dad and his daughter decided to pull a prank on their son and brother, respectively. What was meant to be a harmless joke ended up causing a lot more distress than they ever could have imagined. 😨 Now, the dad is left wondering if he's really the bad guy in this situation. Read on to find out what happened!

The Prank Setup 🎭

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The Plan 📝

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Daughter's Idea 💡

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The Prank in Action 🎬

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The Unexpected Reaction 😱

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The Aftermath 😢

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Son's Terrified Response 😭

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Dad and Daughter's Regret 💔

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Mom Comes Home 🏡

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Wife's Anger 😡

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Dad's Frustration 😤

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The Argument Continues 🗣️

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Wife's Unforgiving Stance 😠

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Dad's Love for His Kids ❤️

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The Big Question 🤔

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Dad's Prank Dilemma: Is He Really the Bad Guy? 😕

This dad thought he was just having some harmless fun with his daughter when they decided to scare their son with a spooky prank. But things went awry when the son's reaction was much more intense than they had anticipated. 😱 Now, the dad is left feeling guilty and facing the wrath of his wife, who is furious over the incident. He wonders if he really deserves to be punished for what was meant to be a light-hearted joke. 💔 Let's see what the internet thinks of this situation...

Father's insensitive prank on son backfires, leaving wife furious. YTA.

KaliTheBlaze | KaliTheBlaze

Redditors call out insufferable dad for harmful prank. YTA.

Pellinaha | Pellinaha

Pranks that scare young children should generally be avoided 🚫

innoventvampyre | innoventvampyre

Father's scare prank on son backfires, wife angry. YTA.

hauntedfruit | hauntedfruit

Pranks on children aren't funny, YTA for not being responsible.

stophittingthyself | stophittingthyself

Pranks are harmful and add emotional labor for the wife. YTA 😠

Top_Barnacle9669 | Top_Barnacle9669

User calls out prankster for being an a**hole and not helping wife 🔥

Mmm_hummus | Mmm_hummus

Did the dad cross the line with his prank? 🤔

BeccasBump | BeccasBump

Parenting fail: Dad's prank goes wrong, wife furious, YTA called out.

idontcare8587 | idontcare8587

Defending dad's prank as NTA, tiredness caused son's reaction.

Holdthecaffeine | Holdthecaffeine

Cruelty disguised as a prank: YTA. 😡

katsmeow44 | katsmeow44

Female commenter defends dad's prank, urges wife to move on 😊

noemcia1314 | noemcia1314

Defending a dad's harmless prank gone wrong. 😱

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NTA defends dad's prank, calls out extreme commenters 😜

lucydaydream | lucydaydream

Parenting is tough, but owning up to mistakes is key 👍

Deadpunkheydude | Deadpunkheydude

Defending dad's prank: 'You're NTA... Mom needs to get over it' 🙄

theAwkwardLegend | theAwkwardLegend

Parenting gone wrong: YTA traumatized your child with prank 😢

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Father learns to own up to his mistakes after prank backfires 😱

QuietGrudge | QuietGrudge

A harmless prank gone wrong, but wife's anger seems excessive 😕

PettyWhite81 | PettyWhite81

User defends dad's prank, criticizes wife's reaction. 😒

wearentalldudes | wearentalldudes

NAH for the prank, but wife needs to move on 👍

wictbit04 | wictbit04

Bonding gone wrong? NTA dad gets silent treatment from wife 😕

rothrowlingcollins | rothrowlingcollins

Empathetic comment suggests repairing relationship with son after prank gone wrong.

icanneverremember765 | icanneverremember765

Father's prank causes son to panic, wife angry. YTA.

14ccet1 | 14ccet1

Defending harmless prank, empathizing with sensitive child, criticizing wife's reaction.

AdhesivenessFun2060 | AdhesivenessFun2060

Parent's prank backfires, leaving wife to deal with aftermath. YTA.

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YTA dad's prank on son was harmful, apologize and learn. 🚫

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Jump scare prank backfires, NTA called out for overreacting. 😅

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Pranks can be funny, but this one went too far 😒

Sensitive_Doubt_2372 | Sensitive_Doubt_2372

Advice on how to make amends after a scare prank gone wrong 👍

callmemara | callmemara

NTA defends dad's prank, criticizes wife's reaction. 😒

rev136 | rev136

NTA for dad's prank, but wife needs to move on 🙅

LazyAmbition88 | LazyAmbition88

Parenting gone wrong: Dad's scare prank triggers son's panic attack 😱

genus-corvidae | genus-corvidae

Dad accidentally scares son, feels bad and apologizes. NTA.

VogTheViscous | VogTheViscous

YTA. Valid point about talking it out with your wife 👍

BetterDay2733 | BetterDay2733

Parental pranks gone wrong - lesson learned. 🙏

shitpresidente | shitpresidente

Scare pranks can have serious consequences. Be supportive and sorry. 😔

Orphan_Izzy | Orphan_Izzy

How to make a proper apology explained in detail 🤔

Cent1234 | Cent1234

Parent's prank on child backfires, spouse rightfully upset 😠

Leopard-Recent | Leopard-Recent

NAH. Failed prank, apologize and move on. Wife overprotective 😒

Reefermaniabruther | Reefermaniabruther

NTA dad gets slammed by wife for prank gone wrong 😱

Illuriah | Illuriah

Parenting is tough, even the best of us make mistakes 😞

scubagalrd | scubagalrd

Pranks that cause fear are closer to abuse or bullying. YTA.

Snafflebit238 | Snafflebit238

Parenting gone wrong? Dad apologizes to son and wife 🚫

tmart42 | tmart42

Ex shares traumatic experience with similar prank. YTA confirmed.

Resident_Calendar_54 | Resident_Calendar_54

Prank gone wrong- Commenter explains why YTA in detail.

Glitterstar56 | Glitterstar56

Lack of communication leads to ESH verdict 😕

codeverity | codeverity

Parenting criticism ensues after dad's prank gone wrong 🙄

Nathy25 | Nathy25

Redditor calls out dad for lack of accountability and empathy 🤔

MercuryJellyfish | MercuryJellyfish

A reminder to reflect on the impact of 'harmless' pranks 🤔

SnooBunnies7461 | SnooBunnies7461

Parent criticized for not apologizing after scaring child 😔

KandyShopp | KandyShopp

Father's scare prank backfires, refuses to apologize to family. YTA 😠

madstinkr | madstinkr

OP's gaslighting and lack of accountability makes them YTA.

Kenobi030420 | Kenobi030420

YTA for traumatizing your son with a dangerous prank 😱

Death_is_cheaper | Death_is_cheaper

Dad's scare prank backfires, YTA, and mom's not forgiving yet 😱

whatimidoingherewtf | whatimidoingherewtf

Insensitive dad receives criticism for shaming upset wife. 😕

Ok_Sort7430 | Ok_Sort7430

YTA receives no sympathy for failed prank on son.

Tanagrabelle | Tanagrabelle

Advice for OP to handle wife's trust issues. 👍

gingerontoast | gingerontoast

Scaring children is never funny. YTA for not apologizing.

Kind_Distribution906 | Kind_Distribution906

User calls out dad's toxic behavior in a prank gone wrong.

orthostasisasis | orthostasisasis

Traumatized commenter shares personal experience, condemns pranks. 😢

catsmom63 | catsmom63

Childhood haunted houses make for fun Halloween memories 🎃

nightglitter89x | nightglitter89x

Father's scare prank backfires, son traumatized. YTA not apologizing enough.

No-Locksmith-8590 | No-Locksmith-8590

Parent's scare prank on son backfires, causing harm and anger. YTA.

lostinthought1997 | lostinthought1997

Father's scare prank on son backfires, wife upset. YTA called out.

rotatingruhnama | rotatingruhnama

Admitting fault doesn't excuse dismissing wife's feelings 🤷‍♀️

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A cautionary tale about not dismissing your partner's feelings 😔

Ok_Sort7430 | Ok_Sort7430

Redditor defends dad's harmless prank against overreacting commenters 😂

KoalaSiege | KoalaSiege

Father's scare prank on son backfires, wife furious. Commenter calls YTA.

Moira-Moira | Moira-Moira

Father's prank on son backfires, gets rightfully called out. 😱

Thotacus69 | Thotacus69

Father's scare prank on son backfires, leading to wife's fury. YTA.

Sylentskye | Sylentskye

Parent defends scaring child, calls for toughening up kids 💪

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User advises OP to apologize to son and daughter formally 👍

fullcupofbitter | fullcupofbitter

Pranks are never fun for the victim. YTA 😠

AllTimeLoad | AllTimeLoad

Red-faced dad learns a lesson: YTA for causing harm 😠

Inner-Ad-1308 | Inner-Ad-1308

No action taken to make up for the prank. YTA 🤬

imnotagamergirl | imnotagamergirl

Parenting gone wrong? Mom's fury after dad's prank 😠

Al1ssa1992 | Al1ssa1992

User calls out YTA for not understanding family dynamics 🙄

metal_bastard | metal_bastard

Father's scare prank backfires, fails to comfort son afterwards. YTA.

Ariandre | Ariandre

Parenting fail: Dad's prank backfires, refuses to take responsibility. 😑

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Stepfather bonds with child through harmless pranks 😊

DrakeAU | DrakeAU

Pranks are cruel and childish. YTA got what he deserved.

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