Teen REFUSES to Babysit for Dad's New Family, Says 'You Can't Pay Me ENOUGH!' 😠💸

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🔥 Family drama alert! 🚨 17-year-old me has been caught in the middle of a babysitting battle with my dad and his new family. 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 I've been forced to play the role of unpaid nanny since I was 9, and now that I'm getting paid to babysit for other families, my dad suddenly wants to compensate me. 💸 But is it too little, too late? 🤔 Buckle up, because this story is a wild ride! 🎢

🍼 Forced into Babysitting at a Young Age 😢

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👶 More Babies, More Responsibilities! 🍼

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😡 Dad's Ultimatum: Accept Them or Else! 😤

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🙄 "Get Over It!" Says Dad 😒

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💸 Babysitting for Others, Not for Dad! 🙅‍♀️

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🚫 No Amount of Money Can Change My Mind! 💰

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😠 Dad's Anger Erupts! 🌋

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🤔 Am I Being Petty and Childish? 🧐

geneelectronic3768 | geneelectronic3768

😱 Babysitting Bombshell: "You Can't Pay Me Enough!" 💥

Well, well, well... looks like we've got a classic case of family drama on our hands! 🙌 Our 17-year-old protagonist has been stuck in the middle of a babysitting battle with her dad and his new family for years. 😫 Forced to play the role of unpaid nanny since the tender age of 9, she's had enough of being treated like a second-class citizen. 😤 Now that she's getting paid to babysit for other families, her dad suddenly wants to compensate her. 💰 But is it too little, too late? 🤔 The internet has spoken, and the verdict is in... 🥁

No obligation to babysit for an absent father. NTA 👏

Ok-Prompt-9107 | Ok-Prompt-9107

Teen refuses to babysit for dad's new family, and rightfully so 🙅‍♀️

Dracutela | Dracutela

Suggests presenting the invoice to dad for free babysitting. NTA 👍

ParsimoniousSalad | ParsimoniousSalad

Setting boundaries with family can be difficult, but necessary. NTA 👍

CJL2021 | CJL2021

Professional boundaries are important, step-siblings or not. 🙌

Whitestaunton | Whitestaunton

Standing up to family and setting boundaries is important! 💪🏻

Winkerbelles | Winkerbelles

NTA for refusing to babysit for a horrible father 😠

Hopz_7 | Hopz_7

Parentification is abuse. NTA for refusing to babysit.

FloppyEaredDog | FloppyEaredDog

Siblings shouldn't be forced to babysit for free. NTA 👏

Primary-Criticism929 | Primary-Criticism929

Daughter refuses to babysit for dad due to past mistreatment.

TwoCentsPsychologist | TwoCentsPsychologist

Teen refuses to babysit half-siblings, internet agrees with NTA.

Fudgemandoo | Fudgemandoo

Put yourself first 👍. Teen refuses to babysit for dad's new family

Alert_Sorbet4016 | Alert_Sorbet4016

Father rushed a traumatic time and spoiled relationship with daughter.

arrouk | arrouk

Standing up to family pressure, refusing to be a servant. #NTA 👏

Cruitire | Cruitire

Get cash upfront to avoid family drama 💵

LisaW481 | LisaW481

Forcing an older sibling to babysit for free breeds resentment 😤

Mission-Cloud360 | Mission-Cloud360

Standing up for boundaries with family. NTA all the way! 💯

Silent_Tome | Silent_Tome

Family glorification: NTA says they can treat you badly too 😡

SororitySue | SororitySue

Forced love? NTA commenter backs teen's babysitting decision. 🙌

arseholierthanthou | arseholierthanthou

NTA. No need to babysit for an absent dad.

Haunting-Row-3961 | Haunting-Row-3961

Empathetic response to a difficult family situation 💓

Metasequioa | Metasequioa

Taking a stand for your wants and needs! NTA 👏

witchbrew7 | witchbrew7

NTA commenter calls out absent father, sparks no replies.

slendermanismydad | slendermanismydad

Expecting older siblings to raise younger ones is not acceptable. NTA 👍

Sammakko660 | Sammakko660

NTA Teen gives witty response to dad's overreaction. 😊

RusticTroglodyte | RusticTroglodyte

Building a relationship with your dad is priceless ❤️

fawkes_fiesta | fawkes_fiesta

User shares personal experience of being parentified as a child. 👏

Alphawolf5916 | Alphawolf5916

Empathetic comment shows support for mistreated teenager. 👏

Regular-Landscape-83 | Regular-Landscape-83

Stand your ground! Family guilt-tripping is not acceptable 💪

Quicksilver1964 | Quicksilver1964

Forced to parent younger half-siblings, sacrificed childhood, wage theft. NTA.

LavenderPearlTea | LavenderPearlTea

Dad sabotaging future relationship with daughter over visitation rights. NTA.

TheBrownCouchOfJoy | TheBrownCouchOfJoy

Family is who you choose ❤️

throwaway0183748297 | throwaway0183748297

Setting boundaries with family 👍

Ardara | Ardara

Teen stands up for herself, refuses to babysit for free! 💪

mananas95 | mananas95

Fair solution, make him pay for past babysitting and future.

Greeney60 | Greeney60

Empathetic comment offers support to struggling OP during family turmoil 👏

Frejian | Frejian

Stepmom ruined chance of siblings, dad lucky you're still in contact 😊

HexStarlight | HexStarlight

Rejecting a family gig? NTA, even if related. 👍

catdoctor | catdoctor

Family is more than just blood. 💜

arch2685 | arch2685

NTA: The parentification was wrong, no back pay or apology.

NotYourMommyDear | NotYourMommyDear

Setting boundaries with family is important. 👍 NTA.

KassMonday | KassMonday

Stepmom's baby, stepmom's responsibility. NTA for setting boundaries.

ladylikely | ladylikely

NTA and red flag: dad paying could mean mistreatment or underpaying

avcloudy | avcloudy

Step-siblings were babies when she met them, age gap matters. NTA!

1962Michael | 1962Michael

Choosing your own family is more important. NTA 👏

skatingangel | skatingangel

Family shouldn't take advantage of free labor. Stand your ground 💪

missvariety | missvariety

Dad won't pay? Typical. Family doesn't mean free labor 💪

LadyAvalon | LadyAvalon

Refusing to babysit for entitled dad who demanded unpaid labor. NTA 👏

Away-Cicada | Away-Cicada

Teen refuses to babysit dad's new family, sets boundaries. NTA 👏


Setting boundaries is important when it comes to family babysitting 👍

Stace34 | Stace34

Teen shares experience and advice after refusing to babysit step siblings.

Glengal | Glengal

Being family doesn't mean treating your child as a babysitter 💼

Kettlewise | Kettlewise

Prioritizing other families over your feelings is not okay. NTA 👏

HunterDangerous1366 | HunterDangerous1366

Excluded from new family, NTA for refusing babysitting duties 😊

Protowhale | Protowhale

NTA - You're not obligated to babysit for your absent father. 👍

iggy_y | iggy_y

Stand your ground! NTA 🙌

MoistUniversities | MoistUniversities

Teen refuses to babysit dad's new family, internet approves. 👏

voluntold9276 | voluntold9276

Being treated like family doesn't mean being a nanny 👀

[deleted] | [deleted]

Sassy response to dad's criticism of refusing to babysit. 🤑

Blackkat2_ | Blackkat2_

Teen refuses to babysit siblings and is NTA. Family dynamics.

blueribbonbitch | blueribbonbitch

Divorce can affect kids differently. NTA for not babysitting.

lazegirl | lazegirl

Family drama: NTA but don't cut off half-siblings over dad.

Redurtnilana | Redurtnilana

Not the a-hole and unpaid family babysitting expectations 🤔

bex95x | bex95x

Standing up for oneself and setting boundaries. NTA 👏

Dimond3045 | Dimond3045

Setting boundaries is important, but don't let anger hurt siblings. 🙏🏼

OddAsk9838 | OddAsk9838

Family guilt-tripping is toxic and manipulative. NTA for setting boundaries 👏

WolfgangAddams | WolfgangAddams

Standing up to selfish parents is important. 💪🏻

Due-Trick5018 | Due-Trick5018

You don't owe them any babysitting time ❌👶 Move on!

Safe_Frosting1807 | Safe_Frosting1807

Maintaining boundaries with dad's new family. NTA 💯

reallyreagan24 | reallyreagan24

Respect for boundaries. NAAH, stand by your decision 👍

emc1014 | emc1014

Father treating child as a servant, not a good dad 👍

Lovely_lilian | Lovely_lilian

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