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to not go to the cinema with dd

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Stoneagemum Sat 19-Mar-16 14:56:04

It's her birthday weekend, yes weekend technically she was 14 yesterday.

She has had a sleepover with 2 friends and shopping and cinema today with them both. She said she would be happy for me to see the film with them but I declined and have now installed myself in a pub nearby to watch the rugby.

I have accompanied them today for finance and transport reasons, aibu not to see the film with them when I was 'invited'?

iklboo Sat 19-Mar-16 14:59:58

No you're not being unreasonable. She might have invited you desperately hoping you'd say no grin

Fatmomma99 Sat 19-Mar-16 15:09:51

My 14 yr old DD generally prefers to do things without me (although with the benefit of my purse and car keys), if she actually suggested I'd be welcome I'd jump at it - she's 14, we don't have that long with her left before she's loose on the world, and personally I wouldn't waste a minute I had an opportunity for sharing with her.

starry0ne Sat 19-Mar-16 15:12:29

I think at 14 depends on the child..Do you think she really wanted you to go? if not YANBU... If she did I would probably go because you will be far too uncool to be seen with her soon

Stoneagemum Sat 19-Mar-16 15:18:02

I think it was more a you can come if you want as I've dragged you to the next town and spent your money

MrsJayy Sat 19-Mar-16 15:18:28

I probably wouldnt have went she was with her pals arrange another cinema date for you and her soon

MrsJayy Sat 19-Mar-16 15:20:00

Was nice of her to think of you even if she didnt really want you to go

Cel982 Sat 19-Mar-16 15:21:57

It's very sweet of her to ask, you've raised her well wink But YANBU to politely decline.

Stoneagemum Sat 19-Mar-16 18:09:49

I think it went well i invited them to join me for milkshakes after the film so I could see the end of the game.

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