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View Poll Results: Do you get along with IL's/SO's parents?
Absolutely 14 56.00%
Yes with my MIL, not with my FIL 1 4.00%
Yes with my FIL, not with my MIL 3 12.00%
We "get along" for SO's/LO's sake 4 16.00%
No way, no how 3 12.00%
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October 12th, 2009, 05:23 AM
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Just curious. Made it a poll so it could be anonymous.
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October 12th, 2009, 02:14 PM
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Get along with the FIL and his family, but we don't really click.

Don't have a relationship with my MIL or her family. It's just an altogether bad situation.
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October 12th, 2009, 02:56 PM
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We get along. We're not best of friends or anything. But, they're okay.

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October 12th, 2009, 05:15 PM
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I love my in-laws! Now my parents on the other hand....lol
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October 13th, 2009, 07:42 AM
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My FIL is ok. My MIL is an absolute nightmare. She still talks to my SO's ex wife and tells her stuff that is NONE of her business!!!!!
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October 26th, 2009, 08:30 AM
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I get along perfectly well with my in-laws. I get along fine with my own parents, it has it's bad moments, but we do get along well. My husband, on the other hand, does not like my mother, but treats her well despite for my sake. She does like him and doesn't talk badly about him, but she can be critical, judgmental, and nosy at times and he does not like her for that.
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October 31st, 2009, 11:10 PM
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My MIL and FIL are great. It's a struggle often with everyone else.
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November 4th, 2009, 03:05 AM
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Yes, BUT BUT BUT we are FARRRRRRRRR away that's why I am a firm believer that a lot of distance harbors warm relationships with inlaws.......

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November 4th, 2009, 05:28 AM
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November 6th, 2009, 07:20 AM
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My inlaws never wanted me as a daughter inlaw.. They had my hubby married off to another.. So when he announced that he was marrying me.. They were ticked.. They even made bets we wouldn't last 6 months... They were so glad we split right before Christmas last year. But now that my hubby asked to come home.. The are super peeved.. It just gets their goose.. That I he chose to come back to me on his own.. Without me coaxing.....
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November 16th, 2009, 07:21 PM
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In the beginning of the marriage we got along just fine, but as time has gone on his dad has become a little too irritating. I get along with both of them, but his dad does not seem to like me all too much considering we do not share the same opinion. I guess the feeling is mutual.
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November 29th, 2009, 12:29 PM
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I get along with both. We have no problems and they are really nice people
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