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Pretty sure IABU and childish to boot....

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Mummyof3tobe Sat 17-Nov-12 20:07:31

I'm 37 weeks pg. I planned and prepared a lovely meal for DH and 2DCs this eve. Somehow in the course of making it DH and I got I into a big row (me tired, him watching rugby all afternoon). I worked myself into a hormonal teary frenzy and stomped off to bed telling DH to eat lovely meal I'd prepared with the kids as whole plan was spoilt for me now.


While I sobbed and blubbed into my pillow upstairs. Starving hungry. I know I'm behaving worse than my pre-schooler, but can't seem to stop myself.

Feeling miserable and unloved. And did I mention hungry?

Trills Sat 17-Nov-12 20:10:01

Someone needs to bring you a takeaway.

Or at least a sandwich.

MadamFolly Sat 17-Nov-12 20:10:44

Shout at him to bring you some food.

mrskeithrichards Sat 17-Nov-12 20:12:52

You are 37 weeks pregnant with your 33rd child. <Nothing> you do is unreasonable.

Mummyof3tobe Sat 17-Nov-12 20:13:40

I would, but I'm not speaking to him!

Men. He should KNOW that he should come and talk me round.

TequilaMockingMagpie Sat 17-Nov-12 20:14:10

33rd child ? Now that is impressive .

mrskeithrichards Sat 17-Nov-12 20:14:53

My post reeks of fail. But you get the idea!

TempusFuckit Sat 17-Nov-12 20:15:03

Oh dear. Poor you. I am also 37 weeks pregnant and also picked a massive fight with my DH today. Completely unreasonable too, and I may have flung a toothbrush across the room in a fit of pique.

Do you think you can get away with going down and pretending it never happened?

Mummyof3tobe Sat 17-Nov-12 20:15:16

Thank you mrs Keith. That's what I think!

TempusFuckit Sat 17-Nov-12 20:16:18

(This plan does of course depend on there being some dinner left ...)

bigheartedwoman Sat 17-Nov-12 20:16:50

Yes, a wee bit, but understandable! smile

Away downstairs now, put your feet up, and let himself get you a takeaway x

YuffieKisaragi Sat 17-Nov-12 20:17:42

I was horrible to Mr when I was pg with dc2. In that situation I would stay upstairs and sulk for a while, then get him to bring me food.
Late pregnancy is a killer.

TheMonster Sat 17-Nov-12 20:17:53

A toothbrush? I threw heavy things at do when I was pregnant.

TempusFuckit Sat 17-Nov-12 20:18:44

Body I know, it was so pathetic. It was a toddler one too blush.

Mummyof3tobe Sat 17-Nov-12 20:18:53

It feels like the 33rd I tell you.

Tempus - glad its not just me. He'd probably be happy if I emerged. But it feels like admitting I was in the wrong (which I may have been, but that's hardly the point).

TempusFuckit Sat 17-Nov-12 20:19:10

And it missed.

MikeOxard Sat 17-Nov-12 21:19:03

37 weeks? Yanbu. But you should get something to eat. Maybe he could go to a shop or takeaway for you.

honeytea Sat 17-Nov-12 21:25:39

YANBU why was your DP watching the bloody rugby whilst you were cooking dinner!

I'm also 37 weeks pregnant I had a teary breakdown today after I saw a white dog on TV, I was sobbing into my DP's shirt saying how I missed the dog I had with my ex so much and how the dog didn't even know I was pregnant the dog probably doesn't even remember me but that is too sad to even think about

Yay for pregnancy hormones!

Pumble Sat 17-Nov-12 21:27:08

If it makes you feel better I'm 39 weeks with my dc2 and am currently sitting on the bathroom floor, starving, having stormed upstairs in a tearful frenzy after my husband let the chilli that i spent hours cooking earlier (it was hopefully going to be very hot to get this baby out!) stick a little bit to the pan! I told him to eat his lovely dinner (well, it may taste slightly burnt) and he bloody well has!

I'm not admitting defeat and quietly going downstairs although perhaps I was a little unreasonable.... Plus, why has he not left me a bowl of food outside the bathroom in case I want it? (I may have said I couldn't possibly eat it due to the burnt bits but he should know that's not true!).

honeytea Sat 17-Nov-12 21:30:22

Pumble he should have ordered you a hot curry!

What are all you heavily pregnant women doing cooking when you have DPs at home! That in itself is a little unreasonable in my opinion.

apostropheuse Sat 17-Nov-12 21:34:01

This thread has made me laugh. grin

I don't know any woman who has been pregnant and hasn't been at least a little unreasonable. It's par for the course.

Throwing a toddler toothbrush across the floor is child's play. In my case I threw a rather nice Kenwood food processor across the room and smashed it to smithereens -missed the husband though. Then I got annoyed that it was broken!

WileyRoadRunner Sat 17-Nov-12 21:35:45

Maybe you could text him? Technically you won't be speaking to him then....

Hope he did the washing up!

Pumble Sat 17-Nov-12 21:38:41

I've just had a thought.... I bet he's 'tidied' up to be 'helpful' so even if I went downstairs mine would have been eaten or thrown away ( as he didn't think it would keep....) sad

INeedThatForkOff Sat 17-Nov-12 21:47:12

I hope they've done the washing up. (And are you sure they haven't saved you some?)

Pourquoimoi Sat 17-Nov-12 21:49:35

Phone up and order a takeaway for one to be delivered. When the doorbell goes, just go down with a casual "oh, that's for me" grin

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