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FIL & feminism

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WittyBrittleTrier Sun 02-Apr-17 19:30:42

I am probably being a bit fragile but for background- my husband walked out of his job two years ago, has not worked since due to depression. Over that time I have worked really hard to keep everything together and manage on our limited budget. Over at in-laws today and my M-I-L expresses some sympathy for me having to work next week while child and husband off. To which my F-I-L says 'Ha! Well, that's feminism for you. Make them all work on, that's equality!' which he seemed to think was hilarious. I am quite gutted - it feels like a bit of a smack in the face. And I never have any sort of witty comeback or even ready response sad So AIBU to want some appreciation for keeping their son afloat too?

Farandole Sun 02-Apr-17 19:37:41

He is an offensive moron. Pay no attention to him. 💐

WittyBrittleTrier Sun 02-Apr-17 19:43:39

Thank you Farandole I think that is just what I needed to read! smile

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