To think this is a bit off?

(13 Posts)
kittykatval Fri 07-Oct-16 18:53:05

One of DD's mates mum is pregnant. She was talking to me about baby names the other day. I have a newborn. Mentioned his name several times and went on about how it was chavvy and awful. Feel a bit pissy and like this was done to vindicate me. I chose his name because I liked it you daft mare! Her little DD is lovely and friends with ours but I feel like this is rude.

KinkyAfro Fri 07-Oct-16 18:55:21

Of course it's rude! Did you pull her up on it?

Willow33 Fri 07-Oct-16 18:55:56

Yanbu. It is very mean of her. Is she generally Ok and would you say this is atypical behaviour from her or is it a pattern?

Sparklingbrook Fri 07-Oct-16 18:56:17

How old is DD's friend?

ayeokthen Fri 07-Oct-16 18:57:16

That's really rude!!!!

Sparklingbrook Fri 07-Oct-16 18:58:05

Sorry misunderstood, thought it was a child commenting. yes, that's rude. What did you say?

DetailedConfusion Fri 07-Oct-16 18:58:08

It would take a rare breed to be that rude to your face intentionally.

I think she probably doesn't know your dc's name tbh...very silly of her though.

LucyFuckingPevensie Fri 07-Oct-16 18:58:40

shock
How old are they ?

BillSykesDog Fri 07-Oct-16 18:59:58

YANBU. That's awful. Is it possible she doesn't know your DS is called that?

kittykatval Fri 07-Oct-16 19:15:57

It's my older DD so they are 9. I wouldn't think so Detailed as all the mums came over in first couple of weeks after he was born so she has seen and met him and were told names. Maybe it's because my older sons have slightly more traditional names? She knows older DS well because him and DD are twins so maybe she just prefers that type of name. Frantically racking my brain as to why she said it!

ProseccoBitch Fri 07-Oct-16 19:24:20

Didn't you say anything at the time??

kittykatval Fri 07-Oct-16 20:40:31

Just nodded and went along. Feel like a shit mum for landing him with a chav name. Am all shook up.

Wrinklytights Fri 07-Oct-16 20:52:11

Oh dear. I bet she forgot that was your DS's name though. It's easily done. I was telling my BF how much I hated what one of DH's friends had called his DS, when I suddenly remembered it was her DS middle name - cringe. Drop his name into the conversation next time you see her to see if she looks really embarrassed. If not, she's unbelievably rude!

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