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Posted by: demoneca Date: February 21, AM. OT - How to deal with my condescending brother in-law? I just noticed a pattern with him: he talks down to me.
For some reason, our society values socializing with people who purportedly love us, especially at the holidays. Either way, always establish a base in your stomach or the alcohol will go straight to your head. We also like to start with a nice glass of champagne or bubbles with our apps, before switching to wine for dinner.
Whether they arrive by plane, train, or automobile, have refreshments ready. Find out which drinks your father-in-law enjoys and them on hand. Does your mother-in-law have a thing for French cheeses? Put a couple of her favorite varieties on a platter with fruit and crackers.
Verified by Psychology Today. Mate, Relate and Communicate. You and your spouse have been doing everything right in handling your in-laws.
You don't need to look far for stories and jokes about horrific in-laws. Mother-in-law jokes are so commonplace they're tiring, not to mention horribly sexist and demeaning. We didn't have the wedding that my mother in-law wanted us to have — it was quick, cheap, fun, and fast.
My brother-in-law has been a source of tension in my immediate family since he married my sister, three years ago. He invites himself over, dominates conversations, and is a self-serving person. My sister seems to have no idea that he is unpleasant to be around.
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Dear Prudence laid some truth down when she answered the letter of a woman with in-law troubles. The woman wrote in to ask Prudence how she should handle her inconsiderate in-laws. She and her husband have two children: she has a daughter from a previous relationship, and they have another daughter together.