Nephew Tries to STEAL Autistic Uncle's Switch! 😱 Wife Takes FIRM Stand! 💪

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🚨 Buckle up, folks! We've got a doozy of a story here. 😳 Meet our protagonist, a loving wife trying to navigate the unique challenges of her husband's autism. 💑 But wait, there's more! Enter the entitled family members who see her hubby as their personal ATM. 💸 Get ready for a wild ride filled with misunderstandings, arguments, and a gaming console caught in the middle! 🎮 Will our heroine be able to protect her husband's kind heart from being taken advantage of? 🤔 Let's dive in and find out! 🏊‍♀️

🚨 Husband's Unique Perception Leads to Misunderstandings 😕

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💡 Specificity is Key When Communicating with Hubby 🗣️

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🤔 Confusing But Rooted in Childhood Learning 👨‍👩‍👦

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💬 Explanations Help Him Understand Intentions 🧠

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👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Family Sees Hubby's Kindness as an Opportunity 🤑

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🍽️ Fancy Dinners & Material Things on Demand 💸

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🚫 Blocking Family to Protect Hubby's Generosity 📵

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🙅‍♀️ Ignoring Entitled Family Members 🙉

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👨‍👩‍👦 Family Visits Turn Into Maid Service Demands 🧹

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🗣️ Arguments Ensue Over Maid Expectations 😤

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🎮 Nephew Ends Up with Hubby's Gaming Console 😲

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🐶 Hubby Looks Like a Sad Puppy 😢

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🎄 Christmas Gift Suggestion Met with More Arguments 🤬

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🌟 EDIT: Hubby's Family is NOT Abusive ❤️

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🛑 Stop Assuming the Worst About In-Laws 🙏

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🎮 Switch Snatched: Family Drama Unfolds! 😱

Well, well, well... looks like our protagonist found herself in quite the pickle! 🥒 Her husband's unique perception led to some serious misunderstandings with the fam. 😕 Sister and BIL saw it as an opportunity to score some freebies 🤑, while our heroine tried to protect her hubby's generous heart. 🛡️ Things came to a head when nephew ended up with the gaming console 😲, and arguments ensued over who gets to keep it. 🎮 Our protagonist put her foot down 🦶, but not without some serious family drama. 🙈 Let's see what the internet has to say about this wild situation... 👀

Concerned commenter suggests conservatorship for autistic husband's finances.

StAlvis | StAlvis

NTA. Protecting husband's Switch and future from abusive family.

techleopard | techleopard

NTA calls out family for abuse towards disabled uncle. 😡

naranghim | naranghim

NTA - Some people can be so selfish and entitled 🤷‍♂️

murphy534 | murphy534

Teaching kids to take advantage of others is not okay 🙅

Final_Commission4160 | Final_Commission4160

Setting boundaries against family taking advantage of autistic husband. 💪

thedrawingmelon | thedrawingmelon

Curious commenter questions ethical and emotional equality in marriage.

Alternative-Town | Alternative-Town

Thought-provoking question on consent in marriage for disabled individuals.

Jdtatans | Jdtatans

Protective wife defends husband from entitled family members. 💪

Flippn_Freddy | Flippn_Freddy

Wife defends husband with autism from family's exploitation. NTA 👏

justslightlyparanoid | justslightlyparanoid

A commenter urges to stop exposing the autistic uncle to untrustworthy family members. YTA if you don't act. 😑

friendlily | friendlily

Wife defends autistic uncle's right to keep his Switch! 💪

UnsocialablySocial | UnsocialablySocial

Serious concern raised about financial abuse of autistic uncle.

TheRealRaemundo | TheRealRaemundo

"Mate crime" is a harmful tactic. Cut people off! 🚨

jimgymthrowaway | jimgymthrowaway

Supportive comment defends wife's protection of vulnerable husband. 👏

foxwings1 | foxwings1

Suggestion to rephrase ownership and avoid confusion. 👍

octropos | octropos

A commenter expresses concern about caretaker dynamics in the relationship.

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Schizophrenic commenter empathizes with wife's NTA stance against nephew.

ABrazilianNormalGuy | ABrazilianNormalGuy

Curiosity about husband's high-functioning status in NTA situation.

CopperTodd17 | CopperTodd17

NTA, family is beyond the pale. Good for standing up!

miladyelle | miladyelle

Sassy comment shuts down validation seekers 🙄

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Defending her husband's money from moochers 💪

fraid_so | fraid_so

Support for OP and husband against manipulative sister. ❤️

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Setting boundaries and standing up for family. 👏

Canuhearmegloria | Canuhearmegloria

Heartwarming appreciation for in-law support in caring for autistic uncle.

awkwardballoonanimal | awkwardballoonanimal

Autistic uncle needs help setting boundaries, nephew tries to take advantage.

TxJoker88 | TxJoker88

Nephews asked for husband's toys, but father wouldn't allow it. NTA.

percipientbias | percipientbias

Sister's entitlement is toxic. Cut her off. NTA 👍

CuttyThe916er | CuttyThe916er

Heartbreaking story of abuse towards an autistic person. NTA

dogsinflippers | dogsinflippers

Protecting your loved ones from financial abuse is crucial 👍

Swedishpunsch | Swedishpunsch

Family of con artists jealous of OP's success. NTA 😱

BugsRatty | BugsRatty

Setting boundaries against financial abuse is important! 👍

[deleted] | [deleted]

Protect your husband from leeches and monitor his finances 👍

carlocarlow | carlocarlow

Stand up against abuse. NTA and seek legal action. 💪

TexasTeacher | TexasTeacher

Cut toxic family out of your life. NTA 👍

seba_make | seba_make

Defending autistic family member's stolen Switch, NTA takes a stand! 🙅‍♀️

scorpioflame | scorpioflame

Teaching him to ask permission could prevent future conflicts. 👍

iesharael | iesharael

Family trying to take advantage of autistic uncle, firm boundaries needed

jenn5388 | jenn5388

Empathetic comment on husband's potential need for therapy.

VitalityVixen | VitalityVixen

Calling out bad behavior towards vulnerable family member. 👏

msbeesechurger | msbeesechurger

Empathetic comment receives appreciation for standing up against exploitation. 👏

cat_kitty-kittenx | cat_kitty-kittenx

Family taking advantage of autistic uncle, wife stands up fiercely. #NTA

EmmaBarbaraStone | EmmaBarbaraStone

NTA commenter calls out entitled family and gives advice 💰

singer96 | singer96

Heartwarming comment about a good person standing up for family ❤️

thehatter6453 | thehatter6453

Entitlement to someone's things is sickening. NTA.

grball87 | grball87

Sibling entitlement? NTA takes a stand against sister's greed.

Nadeeah | Nadeeah

Sister takes advantage of autistic uncle 😒 NTA stands firm 💪

TouchMyRustySpoon | TouchMyRustySpoon

NTA. Setting up transfer or withdraw limits is important 👍

TheLoudCanadianGirl | TheLoudCanadianGirl

Sister takes advantage of autistic uncle, commenter suggests cutting ties. 👋

IndependentRace5 | IndependentRace5

Nephew attempts theft, commenters call out users. 👍

Ikmia | Ikmia

Heartbreaking exchange with nephew, but sister and husband are gross. NTA.

abbigirl184749 | abbigirl184749

Heartbreaking situation with family. Cutting ties may be necessary.

ClassyHoodGirl | ClassyHoodGirl

Heartfelt support for victim of theft and family betrayal. 😢

anutterboredgirl | anutterboredgirl

Family taking advantage of autistic uncle's generosity is awful. 😡

Kim_Jong_Unsen | Kim_Jong_Unsen

Supportive comment suggests limiting contact with selfish sister/BIL. 👏

caseycalamity | caseycalamity

NTA defends poster's conservatorship and advises on future planning.

haelesor | haelesor

Cutting off entitled sister after taking advantage of disabled uncle. NTA

nightcana | nightcana

Heartbreaking story of a nephew stealing from his autistic uncle 😢

ctroberts2002 | ctroberts2002

Curious about conservatorship for a similar situation? Read on.

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Generous commenter supports wife's firm stance against entitled parents.

xshyboy | xshyboy

Protecting possessions with a name tag - good idea! 👍

emeraldead | emeraldead

Empathetic commenter relates to situation and supports OP's actions. 👏

ok_byside | ok_byside

Cutting ties with conniving family members is necessary. NTA 👍

NHFoodie | NHFoodie

Setting boundaries with family for autistic husband's progress. NTA 💪

eleanor_savage | eleanor_savage

NTA stands up to sister and BIL for husband with autism 👏

Ak40-couchcusion | Ak40-couchcusion

NTA. Support for husband, concern for nephew's influence. 👏

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User supports OP's decision and calls out husband's toxic family.

la_bel_iconnu | la_bel_iconnu

Supporting an autistic family member against entitled relatives. 💪

Justadnd_Bard | Justadnd_Bard

NTA commenter shares poem about entitled family members.

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Wife defends autistic husband against manipulative sister and BIL. 👏

Thorlas6 | Thorlas6

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