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To be more than a little miffed that she ate my chocolate FX?

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Twitterqueen Fri 26-Dec-14 16:53:59

3 DCs, so I bought 4 FXs in the 2-for-£4 offer at Sainsbury's. (or maybe it was £5..) Anyway, the lovely, generous children always get me a stocking for Christmas as I do for them so I gave the spare one to the eldest and said "just in case FX is planning on giving me something this year..."

Christmas Day rolls in and as we are waiting on my bed for eldest DD I learn from the other 2 that she got tipsy with a friends the other day and ATE MY CHOCOLATE FATHER CHRISTMAS.

HSMMaCM Fri 26-Dec-14 16:57:00

You did say just in case and apparently Father Christmas wasn't planning on bringibg you chocolate this year.

Trills Fri 26-Dec-14 16:58:41

I've never seen "FX" to mean Father Christmas before. I was confused for a bit!

SantasBassoon Fri 26-Dec-14 17:04:23

I thought FX meant 'effects', like special effects. I imagined mindblowing chocolate.
YABU for calling it that, and for not just eating the thing if you had bought it for yourself.

Xmas2014Santa2014 Fri 26-Dec-14 17:06:15


Chuck her out wink

Tobyjugg Fri 26-Dec-14 18:21:17


KurriKurri Fri 26-Dec-14 18:21:25

Um - she didn't eat yours- she ate hers - yours was in her stocking and she needs to hand it over right now. Or leave home. grin

LadyLuck10 Fri 26-Dec-14 18:30:39

Seriously? You're moaning over some 2pound chocolate? Really really move on.

HotLipsHoulihan Fri 26-Dec-14 18:38:33

I have no idea what FX is

Twitterqueen Fri 26-Dec-14 18:38:58

Humph! (sulking in corner at lack of sympathy from some posters here) I don't ask for much - I was looking forward to biting his head off! It's that first heavenly taste of chocolate before I've even got out of bed... I'm going to buy myself a secret one tomorrow.

DoesntLeftoverTurkeySoupDragOn Fri 26-Dec-14 18:41:46

YABU for using the abbreviation "FX"

My parents eat the grand children's chocolate santas every year and have to go out and buy more.

Coumarin Fri 26-Dec-14 18:43:30

Glad I opened this or I'd be imaging what chocolate effects could possibly be. Exploding chocolate oranges and fog emitting Kit Kat's perhaps.

PerpetualStudent Fri 26-Dec-14 19:57:17

If that's the worst thing your DD ever does when tipsy I'd be very happy grin thinks back to own misspent youth

SomeSortOfDeliciousBiscuit Fri 26-Dec-14 20:37:28

FX! FX! splutters

Do you say 'hun' as well?

Happy36 Fri 26-Dec-14 21:47:44

I think you need to make it clearer next year that the chocolate Father Christmas is an essential part of your stocking. It looks like your hint this year was too subtle.

BreakfastAtStephanies Fri 26-Dec-14 22:07:27

My DSis eats the Easter eggs she has bought for her 3 DC and has to replace them. Every year.

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