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June 28th, 2012, 06:52 AM
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Are your in laws supportive or overbearing? Do you have a good relationship with them or is it like scraping your nails on a blackboard?

My MIL and FIL are like second parents to me (my family lives 9 hours away and doesn't come to visit often). BUT they do drive me crazy lol I suppose like any family does.
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June 29th, 2012, 11:04 AM
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I get along with inlaws. My MIL is very laid back and understanding and I really enjoy her. FIL is more like me and sometimes can be a little over bearing but that's him and I accept him for it; Yet he's also more expressive and compassionate - like he'll come give me a hug or tell me how he's glad to see me, ect.. but MIL is laid back and not expressive but I know she cares.
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July 1st, 2012, 11:30 AM
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I'm not married, but I do get along with Shaun's mum though she lives some distance from us and we don't see her often, his dad is estranged.
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August 2nd, 2012, 04:57 AM
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I'm not married but we've been together for 6 years so we might as well be! My s/o has never got along with his mom and that's fine with me because she's too dramatic for my liking.
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August 6th, 2012, 06:13 AM
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My MIL has been MIA for most of the 15 years I've been with dh - she recently moved back (about 2 years ago) and has become very involved with our son. She watches him Mon-Thurs while we're at work. It has worked out so much better than I could've hoped for and I'm pretty sure we'll never get rid of her now...lol
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