Declines Spitefully

posted 3 years ago in Paper
Post # 3
1466 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: August 2014

@dolly1105:  that is hilarious! Sorry! I hope you figure out who it is!

Post # 4
3806 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

Well not a “prank” response but I had someone respond without writing their name on the line that said M________. They just left it blank. After complaining about it on the Bee a few times,  some Bees suggested numbering the back or putting guest’s initials on the back of the RSVP card. We finally found out who the mystery guest was but I wish I labeled the cards.

Post # 6
409 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

I numbered the RSVP cards to avoid this 🙂

Post # 7
2516 posts
Sugar bee

I recently received a discretely numbered RSVP cards. It takes the mystery out of Boba Fett-signed cards.

Post # 8
7052 posts
Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

@dolly1105:  It sounds like a joke but the way to handle it is pretend you didn’t get it. You wait for the RSVP due date, plus a few days’ grace. Then for any guest who hasn’t RSVP’d “yes” or “no”, you will need to phone them and get an answer.

Post # 10
995 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: May 2013

When my dad rsvp’ed he crossed out the “accepts with pleasure” and wrote “accepts because I have to.” But I was standing right next to him when he did it, and I know his sense of humor. That was as weird as ours got. I numbered the cards and never even needed to use it. 

Just have your FI call the BM and ask If it was him. That’s probably the easiest thing to do.

Post # 11
2731 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: October 2014 - Disney

That is hysterical I’d be in tears if I got something like that.

Post # 12
1040 posts
Bumble bee

@abbylyn:  This is brilliant! I had no idea about numbering RSVP cards. 

Post # 13
3199 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

we also numbered ours 🙂

Post # 14
10384 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: September 2010

Using a black light pen to number the RSVPs solves this problem 🙂


Post # 15
4576 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: September 2014

I’m sitting here laughing my ass off and crying. I may borrow that “idea.”

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