Anyone seen this article about family rifts due to vote? Experiencing similar?

(7 Posts)
BeyondTellingEveryoneRealFacts Tue 28-Jun-16 11:25:38

www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2016/jun/27/brexit-family-rifts-parents-referendum-conflict-betrayal

Lottielo Tue 28-Jun-16 11:45:57

Dh and I are arguing constantly about this. We could be the first divorce caused by Brexit!

BeyondTellingEveryoneRealFacts Tue 28-Jun-16 11:47:57

We went to visit my parents yestreday and the atmosphere was awful. sad

BlunderWomansCat Tue 28-Jun-16 11:49:53

Yep, my racist, ignorant mother sad

BlunderWomansCat Tue 28-Jun-16 11:51:15

My lovely Mil otoh voted remain smile

BeyondTellingEveryoneRealFacts Tue 28-Jun-16 11:52:22

My dad was positively gloating that he'd moved his shares before friday.
And still going with the "youre too young to understand" that was his stance before the election too.

annandale Tue 28-Jun-16 11:52:39

Managed to tip toe round MIL who came for lunch on Saturday having voted Leave. Two sentences' discussion. She didn't gloat, we didn't wail, stiff upper lip, cup of tea, on to ds's recent growth spurt.

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