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Old 10-10-2012, 06:36 AM   #22
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Re: Selfish with your baby

Originally Posted by Greenebean214 View Post
Normal! I felt the same exact way. I still don't like anyone else to try to calm her down if she gets upset, and she's almost 17 months old! I remember my MIL trying to soothe her when she was younger and I'm standing right next to her saying "I'll take her back now" with my arms out and she refused to hand her over!! I was livid) DD was SCREAMING and that woman was essentially a stranger to her- I had to literally pry her from MIL's arms!!!!!!! I doubt it will get better with the potential next LO's.
We've had similar instances, I don't understand why other people feel the need to be possessive over a baby that is not theirs. There were times as an infant my son would be screaming reaching his arms out for me and they would ignore him even though I was standing right there ready to take him.
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