(Closed) Anyone having issues with "obligation invites"?

posted 5 years ago in Family
Post # 3
148 posts
Blushing bee

Some people are just not worth your worry and effort.  She sounds like one of them.  I would just ignore her comments and focus on other things. if she comes to the shower, smile, say hello, and move on to someone who is worth your time . 

Post # 4
254 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: March 2014

Yes for both my shower AND my wedding. Seems half our guests are “obligation” guests. UGH.

Post # 5
1638 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2011

@ninatheunicorn:  Could her invite “accidenlty” get lost in the mail? Wink

Post # 6
170 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: October 2014

I wanted to elope, so in a way ALL of our invites are “obligation” invites.  Sometimes I still wish my Fiance was up for eloping, he wanted a “big” wedding (still only having at most 75 guests since that’s all our venue holds) 

Post # 7
4605 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: March 2014

I’m doubtful I’m having a shower, but I feel like the majority of our wedding invitations are obligatory. If I had my way, it would just me FH and I, our parents, siblings and a handful of  friends, so roughly 15 people. Instead we’re at 65. 


In this situation, I would just let it go, or maybe lose her invitation in the mail. If she does come, I would just say hello and then move on to someone who wants to be there. 


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