Daughter's Big Achievement Sparks Family Drama 😱🎓

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Picture this: your daughter, Lucy, has just received an offer from a prestigious university to study medicine. She's over the moon and can't wait to share her excitement with the whole family. But when Lucy's cousin Harry, who hasn't been accepted into any universities, is also present at the family gathering, things take a dramatic turn. 😬🎢

Lucy's Big News 🎉

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The Conditional Offer 📚

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Proud Moments 😊

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Family Lunch Time 🍽️

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Harry's Struggles 😔

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Sensitive Situation 🤐

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Lucy's Excitement Continues 🤩

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Dreams and Plans 💭

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Harry's Reaction 😞

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The Breaking Point 💥

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Harsh Words 😢

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Aftermath 💔

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A Mother's Thoughts 🤔

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Hard Work Pays Off 💪

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The Final Question ❓

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Success vs. Sensitivity: The Family Dilemma 🤷‍♀️

Lucy's incredible achievement of receiving an offer to study medicine at a prestigious university should be a time for celebration. But when her cousin Harry's unsuccessful university applications come into play, the family gathering turns into a battleground of emotions. Should Lucy have toned down her excitement, or is it unfair to dim her light for the sake of someone else's feelings? Let's dive into the top responses from the internet to see what people think about this delicate situation. 🌐💬

Daughter's achievement causes family drama. Commenter says everyone's at fault.

PoorHuni | PoorHuni

Mother snaps at daughter, commenter advises self-reflection and empathy 🙏

HereToCommentOnAITA | HereToCommentOnAITA

OP explains why the cousin is in the right 👍

Obese_Rabbit | Obese_Rabbit

Daughter and mother both have room for improvement 🤔

KRKrummy | KRKrummy

Daughter's self-absorption causes family drama. YTA according to comment.

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Bragging daughter gets called out for lack of humility 😒

IsMyHairShiny | IsMyHairShiny

Lucy's excitement rubs others the wrong way. YTA.

cocoaqueen | cocoaqueen

ESH comment: Brother and Harry overreact, but Lucy's accomplishment was exhausting.

Hunterofshadows | Hunterofshadows

Grandma's harsh comment hints at deeper family issues. YTA 🤷‍♀️

TeamChaos17 | TeamChaos17

User calls out OP for bragging and lacking empathy 😑

Ayayoska | Ayayoska

Bragging daughter gets called out for being a brat 😱

gladiatorknightghost | gladiatorknightghost

Father's request for compassion leads to family drama. YTA.

SaintGodfather | SaintGodfather

Mom snaps at daughter for bragging about achievement. ESH.

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Excitement over daughter's achievement causes family tension. ESH.

jaanegreeen | jaanegreeen

Teaching social awareness to an excited daughter. YTA 😕

autotelica | autotelica

Congratulatory comment with a reminder to be empathetic 👏

plan2succeed | plan2succeed

User criticizes lack of empathy and social skills in YTA daughter.

Hot_Chocolate92 | Hot_Chocolate92

User accuses OP and daughter of being insensitive show-offs 🤨

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Confusion over Oxbridge offer sparks comment section hilarity 😂

Mediocre-Ordinary | Mediocre-Ordinary

Insensitivity towards brother's son overshadows daughter's achievement. YTA. 😠

TestudoGraeca | TestudoGraeca

Mother defends daughter's achievement, but ignores cousin's feelings. YTA 😠

stewbugx | stewbugx

Savage comment calls out family drama with genetic burn 😂

didikimamta | didikimamta

Daughter called out for lack of empathy in medical field 😱

Western_Grand | Western_Grand

Random internet stranger cheers on hardworking daughter, calls out TA brother.

eviL_Bison | eviL_Bison

Daughter dominates conversation, OP should have redirected. YTA.

BreadyStinellis | BreadyStinellis

YTA for letting daughter brag despite cousin's heartbreak 🤷‍♀️

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Balancing pride and empathy: A lesson for the accomplished daughter 👏

ImRidingShotgun | ImRidingShotgun

User calls out OP's daughter for overdoing her success. YTA.

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Daughter's insensitivity causes family drama. Commenter calls out behavior. 🤷‍♀️

AugustNClementine | AugustNClementine

Tactless daughter and name-calling mother cause family drama 😱

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Prioritizing one child over the other? YTA, don't rub it in 😒

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Warning of potential consequences for daughter's lack of empathy and failure

CentiPetra | CentiPetra

User calls out fake post about Oxbridge achievement 😑

LieutenantBastard | LieutenantBastard

A first-year uni student's perspective on family drama. 🎓

Air_Admiral | Air_Admiral

A comment calling out academic elitism and lack of empathy.

MessyCareBear | MessyCareBear

Daughter's self-centered behavior causes family drama 😱

emi_lgr | emi_lgr

Passionate vs. Casual: CS Course Categories 🤔

Eletal | Eletal

YTA called out for bragging about Oxbridge and invalid university info.

jaymeekae | jaymeekae

Navigating family conversations can be tricky 🤔

thiswillsoonendbadly | thiswillsoonendbadly

Daughter's lack of compassion causes family drama 😱🎓

Mischief_Makers | Mischief_Makers

Lack of empathy and inappropriate timing leads to family drama 😒

NecroTheReaper | NecroTheReaper

Redditor calls out OP for being cruel 🔥

Celeste1616 | Celeste1616

Teachable moment for daughter's lack of social intelligence 😔

emmywhoyou | emmywhoyou

Proud father defends daughter's achievement, calls out family's behavior. 🎓

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Top school bragging backfires. YTA called out. 😱

memx12 | memx12

Proud parent overshadows family dinner, nephew handles it gracefully. ESH.

SplodeyCat | SplodeyCat

Parental responsibility to teach empathy to accomplished daughter 👨‍👩‍👧

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Celebrating daughter's achievement causes family drama. Commenter supports daughter. 👏

experiment525 | experiment525

Teaching empathy could have enhanced daughter's achievement. YTA. 🤔

wilyquixote | wilyquixote

Envious commenter criticizes daughter's achievements, praises nephew's humility. 🤔

Mishtayan | Mishtayan

Parent receives harsh YTA judgement for daughter's medical aspirations.

Due-Storm | Due-Storm

Celebrate your achievements and be proud of them! 🎉

pinkleis | pinkleis

Harsh criticism of parent's parenting skills and daughter's behavior.

borkbunz | borkbunz

Excitement over daughter's achievement sparks family drama. NTA.

Ariyanwrynn1989 | Ariyanwrynn1989

Mom calls out Lucy's selfish behavior. 🙄

MidniteMoon02 | MidniteMoon02

Parent criticized for daughter's ambition, offers helpful advice. NTA.

MsGinErso | MsGinErso

Lucy's achievement causes family drama, commenter defends her. 💪


Parenting style criticized after daughter's achievement overshadows family gathering 😔

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A commenter empathizes with Harry's situation and calls out the daughter's lack of compassion. YTA.

Ohmalley-thealliecat | Ohmalley-thealliecat

YTA for ignoring nephew's struggles and monopolizing dinner conversation 🤷‍♂️

thedamnoftinkers | thedamnoftinkers

User suggests OP may be insensitive and need self-awareness 😕

7eleven27 | 7eleven27

Negative comment about family drama stealing the spotlight 😑

PinkNinjaLaura | PinkNinjaLaura

User calls out OP for pretentious bragging about daughter's achievement 😱

jn-blaziken | jn-blaziken

A harsh comment calling out indulgence and lack of empathy.

Little_kamal | Little_kamal

Bragging daughter causes family drama. YTA for lack of empathy.

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Celebrate achievements without fear of hurting others' feelings 🎉

turtlehooker12 | turtlehooker12

Gender bias in achievements acknowledged, NTA for celebrating daughter's success 👏


Daughter's conditional offer sparks YTA comment with advice 🤔

noOuOon | noOuOon

Being sensitive to others' feelings is important. YTA.

AyiramBoop | AyiramBoop

Family drama ensues after daughter's achievement, NTA commenter supports her.

TheBreadFace | TheBreadFace

Grandma and others thought Lucy was being rude and bragging 🤬

msmysty | msmysty

YTA for not respecting cousin's feelings. Daughter should empathize. 👏

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YTA comment sparks agreement on lack of tact and consideration 🤷

Jen5872 | Jen5872

Teaching emotional intelligence is key to success 👍


Empathetic commenter calls out YTA for lack of care and empathy

Powersmith | Powersmith

When two tragedies collide, everyone sucks. 😢

CMUpewpewpew | CMUpewpewpew

OP is the a**hole for not stopping daughter from talking. Mom also at fault.

farsighted451 | farsighted451

Harsh comment calls out lack of empathy in family drama 🔥

mischiefxmanager | mischiefxmanager

Celebrate your achievements and motivate others! 💪🏻

Millie_Meth | Millie_Meth

Breaking gender stereotypes sparks debate in comment section 🤔

idknewhere | idknewhere

Empathize with others' feelings before sharing your excitement. ESH 😔

not_your_bird | not_your_bird

Congratulatory comment with a hint of YTA, emphasizing humility 👏

beetlePidge | beetlePidge

Daughter's achievement overshadows dinner conversation. YTA. 😑

Thanks1980 | Thanks1980

Celebrate achievements without guilt. Toughen up, Harry! 💪

kodtenor | kodtenor

OP's insensitivity causes family drama. YTA 😠

this_is_an_alaia | this_is_an_alaia

Daughter's Ivy League achievement causes family drama. Commenter advises emotional intelligence.

IrreverentOne | IrreverentOne

YTA dominates family dinner conversation 🤪

reddheadd75 | reddheadd75

Girl power! NTA stands up for daughter's achievement 💪

beatissima | beatissima

Daughter's achievement causes family drama, ESH except brother and nephew.

justpickoneitssimple | justpickoneitssimple

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