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aarrgh...stop bloody asking

(15 Posts)
RachieS1986 Tue 27-Jan-15 18:20:00

RANT!

I swear if one more person texts and asks me if the baby is here yet in any shape or form which includes asking how I am im going to stab them. Yes im a week late no it hasnt f#@*ing come and I forgot to tell anyone! !!!

Naomip88 Tue 27-Jan-15 18:44:58

Haha! Today's my due date and I've already had that, I'm getting bored of Running into people them looking at my bump and then looking disappointed that I'm still pregnant!

RachieS1986 Tue 27-Jan-15 18:56:18

Its so frustrating. Two messages today from work. Two yesterday one being from work and 3 within 15mins from dm because I hadn't replied straight away (I was washing and dressing ds aged 2) and 2 or 3 nearly every day before that. Usually the same people.

CaptainAnkles Tue 27-Jan-15 18:58:12

Write out a template text.
'Still no. Will continue to be no until I tell you otherwise. Stop asking.'

coastergirl Tue 27-Jan-15 19:33:22

I will be using www.haveyouhadthatbabyyet.com and I really don't care if people think I'm rude. I've recommended it so many times now that my phone auto-completed it then smile

bagofsnakes Tue 27-Jan-15 19:53:12

I know! I'm only 38+5 but I had to explicitly tell my mother and sister to stop saying 'When is this baby coming then?' - I don't know! I haven't got a fucking crystal ball! They've been asking everyday since I hit 37 weeks. I think that because my DC1 came early that this one will too. Grrr!

rubyboo2 Tue 27-Jan-15 19:58:18

Yes I know what you mean . I am 38 wks .
I am waiting at school gates now when I pick my son up instead of going into the playground . Otherwise I get pestered ! OOh are you sure its not twins ! Ooh not long now among the million of other annoying comments !
The visitors and phone calls have started checking up on me all the time , just to remind me how long I have left to go grrr ! x

Maxis1 Tue 27-Jan-15 20:04:39

I feel for you! I never told people what my exact due date is, always gave a range and I fear even then you will start texting towards the end of next week so I guess I will just be switching off my mobile ;)
My parents might be trickier as they start worrying if I dont pick up the phone at home and they start ringing the mobile. So I am getting them used to not picking up already.
Good luck with you little one!

RachieS1986 Tue 27-Jan-15 20:45:36

Is it mean that iv just stopped replying to people (except my parents).

LinzAJ Tue 27-Jan-15 22:12:38

Nope I am just the same! I want to go into hiding to avoid people.

Its not like we are all hanging on to baby on purpose!!! I say this whilst having spent the last hour bouncing on a ball. blush

RachieS1986 Wed 28-Jan-15 10:22:20

Iv already got a message from work this morning!

Pisghetti Wed 28-Jan-15 10:26:35

I think I'm going to crack this out when the time comes. I'm only 33+2 now but went to 41+6 with DS so I know how it feels!

ChickenMe Wed 28-Jan-15 10:56:49

He he pisghetti I've saved that. Cute. Cats are lucky because they can go off and have their kittens in private. My brother's cat had hers in the wardrobe and everyone's like "oh don't disturb them!". Shame it's not the same attitude to humans!!!

blowinahoolie Wed 28-Jan-15 11:03:03

I had all that, twice over (both of mine were overdue), you get used to it...

deborahc123 Wed 28-Jan-15 11:39:07

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