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Petty money owed question..!

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HunterHearstHelmsley Tue 10-May-16 21:55:35

I had friends over for dinner a couple of weeks ago, I bought, cooked, supplied wine etc... I struggled to get dessert for a vegan friend so asked her sister to pick something up for me.

Twice now, I've offered her the money. She's said no as I 'did my bit'. She's just text me asking for the £6. I know it's a miniscule amount of money but it's really pissed me off! I'll pay her, no problem but.. just... argh!!!

Am I being unreasonable to be mildly irritated?!!

HunterHearstHelmsley Tue 10-May-16 21:56:00

Should add that the left over vegan dessert was taken home on their request.

FetchezLaVache Tue 10-May-16 21:58:29

YANBU, HHH, simply because you were offered twice and she declined. However, for clarity, whose sister picked up the pudding and did she attend the meal?

Sunnydaysrock Tue 10-May-16 22:00:38

Yanbu! You offered twice, she should have taken money then. I would be annoyed too....and she took it home (the sister I assume)!! Cheeeeky!

HunterHearstHelmsley Tue 10-May-16 22:00:42

Sister of the vegan and yes she did smile

expatinscotland Tue 10-May-16 22:03:03

You're going to pay her? Why? 'Dear Sister, you declined my offer, on a dessert you took home, twice. Now you are trying to bill me. Wow, that's a cheek.'

For real. Send it.

gamerchick Tue 10-May-16 22:03:05

Tell her to bog off, you offered and she declined.

expatinscotland Tue 10-May-16 22:05:22

Oh, please! Cheeky cunts like this get away with it because mugs pay up. You offered twice. She said no. She took the thing home with her! FFS. 'You are having a laugh. I offered you twice, on a dessert you brought for your own sister that you took home.'

Verticalvenetianblinds Tue 10-May-16 22:07:17

Daily fail story for tomoro!

Jelliebabe1 Tue 10-May-16 22:19:37

Give her half!

starfishmummy Tue 10-May-16 22:23:23

I would just send it....along with a bill for their meals!

CancelTheCheque Tue 10-May-16 22:36:39

That's quite strange. I'd be concerned if everything is okay there, does she suddenly really need the money? Or has she forgotten that she refused before?

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