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Old 11-15-2012, 08:55 AM   #44
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Re: Your least favorite cliche said to parents?

Originally Posted by mommabritt View Post
We have three boys, ages 9, 7, and 4. Before dd was on the way we would hear COUNTLESS times 'you trying for that little girl right??' Once I was pregnant they would say 'please tell me that's finally a girl in there!' After dd was born and even now in the present I get stopped ALL the time by random strangers...'oh you finally got a girl!' 'Well she doesn't stand a chance does she??' 'I bet daddy's happy to finally have a girl!'

Um, excuse me rude stranger, do you not realize that minimizing the importance if my sons is hurtful to them?? Do you not see that commenting that we 'finally did something right' means our boys were all wrong?! Please close your mouth and walk away before I
Oh I feel you on that, only we are the opposite. 2 girls and then a boy. I am so so sick of the comments. He was a complete surprise to us, so no, we weren't trying for a boy!
Katherine Kevin 12*30*03
Mommy to Mia Rose 1.4.06, Elizabeth Adeline 9.21.07 & William Paul 10.18.12
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