Son Left in TEARS 😢 After Coming Out to Dad

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Buckle up, folks! 🚨 We've got a juicy story straight from the trenches of parenting. 👨‍👦 A dad finds himself in a pickle after his son comes out to him. 🏳️‍🌈 Did this papa bear handle the situation with grace and love? 🐻💕 Or did he royally screw up and leave his son feeling rejected? 😢 Let's dive in and see what kind of family drama unfolds! 🍿

🏳️‍🌈 A Father's Suspicion 🤔

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A Dad's Intuition 🧐

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Meet Dan, Will's BFF 👬

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Lockdown Buddies 🔒🏠

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The Big Reveal 😳

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Dad's Chill Reaction 😎🍕

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Dan to the Rescue 🦸‍♂️

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Wife's Accusation 😠

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Dad's True Intentions 💙

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AITA for My Reaction? 🤷‍♂️

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Dad's Dilemma: Son Comes Out, Tears Ensue 😢🏳️‍🌈

Well, well, well... looks like we've got ourselves a classic case of miscommunication! 📞❌ This dad thought he was being cool as a cucumber 🥒😎 when his son dropped the big gay bombshell. 💣🌈 But apparently, his chill reaction left his son feeling like dad didn't give a flying f--k. 🦄💔 Now, the wife is calling him an a-hole 🍑💨 for not being more supportive. Talk about a family fiasco! 🙈 Let's see what the internet has to say about this father's predicament... 🌐💭

Be supportive & show love 😍 to your son 👨‍👩‍👦, NAH 👍

ouaauo | ouaauo

👍 Great reaction, but a hug and reassurance would help.

AlunWH | AlunWH

Reassuring support for scared son 😢

macthepenn | macthepenn

A heartwarming NAH comment advocating for a father-son conversation 💓

lovetheblazer | lovetheblazer

Dad's pizza joke lightens mood after son comes out

mediumCOO | mediumCOO

NAH, but coming out is stressful. Acknowledge his relationship and sexuality 👭🏻👨🏻‍👦🏻

nance33 | nance33

Real acceptance is moving on without making it a production 👍

prismiumtv | prismiumtv

Be reassuring to your son after he came out ❤️

acrazycatmom | acrazycatmom

Be a supportive parent and clear things up with your son 👏

BorbIsNotABirbie | BorbIsNotABirbie

A heartfelt explanation of why the son was upset ❤️

reclaimation | reclaimation

Acceptance without fanfare is true equality 👏

After-Promotion | After-Promotion

Being dismissive of his sexuality hurts him. Support him fully. ❤️🏳️‍🌈

kaitou1011 | kaitou1011

Engage emotionally with your son instead of brushing it off 😢

particledamage | particledamage

Dad accepts son's coming out, but could've shown more support 😢

The_forgotten_child | The_forgotten_child

Misunderstanding between father and son explained, NAH 🙌

smartmonkey22 | smartmonkey22

Parent's well-intentioned but dismissive reaction to son's coming out 😔

BothAirport | BothAirport

A bi commenter suggests a supportive reaction to coming out.

lethal_rads | lethal_rads

Accepting advice for a father who found out his son is gay 👨‍💻😍

ColourfulConundrum | ColourfulConundrum

Good advice on communication and understanding 👍

Leadfoot_Fred | Leadfoot_Fred

NTA but apologize and show support, it's a big deal. 😊

TalontheKiller | TalontheKiller

Dad accepts son's coming out, but son needs more support 😞

ashqelon12 | ashqelon12

Acknowledgment is important, even for non-romantic matters. YTA sentiment.

LowObjective | LowObjective

Coming out is never easy, support and love is crucial 💖

Thethethethrowawayay | Thethethethrowawayay

Engaging response to coming out, offer support for partner too! 👨🏻‍🌾

thathighclassbitch | thathighclassbitch

Loving response to son coming out, important to show support 👍

wolfieboy44 | wolfieboy44

Supportive mom shares coming out story, suggests rainbow cake celebration ❤️🌈

omgwtfbbq_powerade | omgwtfbbq_powerade

A heartwarming anecdote about a mother's acceptance of her daughter ❤️

Bea_IVF | Bea_IVF

Validate your son and his feelings when he comes out 👍

schmorgan | schmorgan

Parent's reaction to son coming out: YTA but well-intentioned 😐

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Dismissive response to coming out is hurtful 😢

tomacc95 | tomacc95

A heartfelt comment calling out a father's insensitive behavior towards his son 😢

lizzi6692 | lizzi6692

Acknowledging your child's coming out can go a long way 👍

shorttinsomniacs | shorttinsomniacs

Invalidating your child's coming out is not OK 😢

thelizardkingsjester | thelizardkingsjester

Dad's neutral reaction to his son coming out is commendable 👏

MetallicMessiah | MetallicMessiah

Match the person's energy when they come out to you 👭🏳‍🌈

tatertottime | tatertottime

Dad's silence left son feeling ignored. Communication is key. 👍

MyFickleMind | MyFickleMind

Gay teen explains why YTA for dismissing son's coming out 😢

harvestmoongoddess | harvestmoongoddess

Lesbian commenter gently calls out OP's unsupportive reaction to son's coming out.

jelllybears | jelllybears

Well intentioned but missed the mark. Show him love 💙

PRNmeds | PRNmeds

Parent needs to clarify and reassure son after coming out. 👍

Fuchshaie | Fuchshaie

Dad's non-reaction caused son anxiety. Conversation needed to apologize.

loopylandtied | loopylandtied

Supportive advice for a dad who could have been more reassuring

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NTA, but empathy could've helped your son feel accepted 👍

Reinardd | Reinardd

Misunderstanding between father and son over coming out, talk more 👍

Bannednana | Bannednana

Apologizing and being supportive can mend relationships. 👍

BurrSugar | BurrSugar

Understanding and communication can heal this father-son relationship 👥

prevetdisaster | prevetdisaster

Coming out is like planning an engagement, imagine the rejection 😢

vanillac0ff33 | vanillac0ff33

Heartwarming advice on supporting a son coming out 😍🌈

Souldarkshadow199718 | Souldarkshadow199718

Supportive dad misunderstands son's expectations. Communication is key 👍

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Parental reactions can be unpredictable, even for supportive children. 🙏

schottenring | schottenring

Father's inappropriate reaction to son coming out. YTA 😢

curiousbelgian | curiousbelgian

Loving response to a son's coming out ❤️

TechnoTau04 | TechnoTau04

Validating son's feelings and apologizing goes a long way ❤️

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Supportive advice for coming out to a parent. 👍

ifrit94 | ifrit94

Supportive dad tries to show acceptance but is misunderstood. 😢

crazyunclealfie | crazyunclealfie

Unconditional love and support for a coming out story 💕

iceyone444 | iceyone444

Positive response suggested after son comes out as gay

NoApollonia | NoApollonia

A blunt comment calling out unnecessary drama. 🤷‍♂️

BuffySummers17 | BuffySummers17

Encouraging advice for a father supporting his son's coming out ❤️

rilyena | rilyena

Comforting response to a son's coming out, NAH.

SlotHUN | SlotHUN

Supportive comment acknowledges the difficulties of coming out ❤️

killedwithasandwich | killedwithasandwich

Dad accepts son's sexuality but lacks emotional expression 😐

PitifulWatercress7 | PitifulWatercress7

Misunderstanding cleared, NAH dad supports son's coming out 🙌

kostis12345 | kostis12345

Reassurance and love is all he needs. NAH wins 💕

pizzaguy87 | pizzaguy87

Supportive comment on coming out, emphasizes importance of communication ❤️

brennabrennabrenna | brennabrennabrenna

Coming out is a big deal and requires validation and comfort 😢

WagonsIntenseSpeed | WagonsIntenseSpeed

Unexpected calm reaction to son coming out leads to tears 😢

AiryContrary | AiryContrary

Supportive dad gives advice on how to clear up misunderstanding 😊

sakupocket | sakupocket

Celebrate with cake and love 🎂❤️

MeatballSmash1 | MeatballSmash1

Heartwarming support from a father after miscommunication 😍

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Being happy about your kid being gay might be weird. NAH.

Chipjack | Chipjack

Being nonchalant about a friend's coming out can be hurtful. NAH

thoughtfulspiky | thoughtfulspiky

Coming out is a tough burden to carry alone 😢

awsomejwags | awsomejwags

Son comes out to dad: Lack of reassurance caused disappointment

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Supportive comment suggests expressing support explicitly for LGBTQ+ loved ones.

clubcherrybomb | clubcherrybomb

Breaking stereotypes with a calm and accepting reaction 🙌

SweetCakeShy | SweetCakeShy

Showing love and support is important when coming out ❤️

jailguard81 | jailguard81

Misunderstood dad's response to son coming out, NAH, needs conversation 👍

zannet_t | zannet_t

Dad's reaction to son coming out as gay was heartwarming ❤️

Dana07620 | Dana07620

Acceptance and support are the standard response 👍

ForumT-Rexin | ForumT-Rexin

NAH father reassures son of love and accepts his identity. 😊

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Misunderstanding leads to humorous coming out reaction, NAH.

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Father's reaction to son coming out receives NTA response 👍

Skeldann | Skeldann

A heartfelt plea for a father to apologize to his son ❤️

Primer2396 | Primer2396

Being YTA unintentionally can still hurt, empathy matters 😢

lizardtruth_jpeg | lizardtruth_jpeg

Coming out is an individual experience. Acceptance can be complicated 💫

Eldi_Bee | Eldi_Bee

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