(Closed) FMIL threatening not to come! (long)

posted 6 years ago in Family
Post # 3
255 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: January 2014

Don’t budge! Plain and simple you were gracious enough to ask prior to moving forward with the September nuptials. And at that time you were given the go ahead by both sides of the family.

Regardless of her reasoning, your Future Mother-In-Law is throwing a tantrum worthy of a 5 year old. If her concern about numbers being smaller for your Fiance family is founded, why is she threatening to make it even less by not showing up? Second, what mother would miss their son’s wedding because she didn’t save up as much as she would have liked to to give a gift they weren’t even expecting. 

No! You picked your date, you’ve paid for it and you’re keeping it! If she answered “yes” for everyone without asking anyone, that’s her problem, not yours!

Post # 4
339 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2012

I soecond not moving youe wedding! She knew when it was as soon as you did.

An honestly I dont think she will not come because of money. No one will know who paid for what unless you announce it

Post # 5
5428 posts
Bee Keeper

Those are pretty immature reasons not to come to her own son’s wedding…..


Post # 6
2299 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

I agree, don’t move your wedding. That’s just ridiculous! It’s not like you just told her the date yesterday, it’s been set for a while!

Post # 8
1576 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Smile sweetly and tell her that she will be missed…

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