New Sister-in-Law Throws a Tantrum After Her Wedding is Bested

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OP can’t understand why her wedding arrangement would be so upsetting for her sister-in-law. Everything OP and her fiancee want for their wedding has nothing to do with being spiteful or upstaging her sister-in-law. But her sister-in-law thinks otherwise.

Here’s How the Story Goes

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OP is a 29-year-old from a middle-class family with an older brother, Adrian. Adrian is a self-taught software engineer who makes good money and is wrapped around the finger of his wife, Heather. Heather is not a bad person, but OP describes her as being a bit spoiled and loves to brag about the expensive things her husband buys her. She had an extravagant wedding, which she still talks about today.

Wedding Preparations

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Fast forward to now, OP has been engaged for four years to her wealthy fiancé, who grew up with less than he now has. As such, he spends his money on things that he and his family could only dream of before. One of those things is their wedding, which is going to be luxurious and extravagant.

OP enthusiastically tells her mother and Heather about her wedding preparations while the family is gathered. Heather, however, suddenly turns very pale and then crimson in the face. For the remainder of the evening, she kept silent.

The Calls

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But that wasn’t the end. The next day, Adrian called to make a strange request. He tells her that Heather was quite upset because she thought her wedding was being upstaged. Since OP had never before shown interest in having a “fancy” wedding, she claimed OP was trying to “upstage” her. He politely suggested that they dial it back a bit so that their wedding budget does not exceed what he and his wife spent on their wedding. OP laughed in disbelief. She couldn’t believe what her brother was spewing. Of course, she declined the request, and her brother abruptly ended the call.

The Blow Up

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OP receives another call, this time from Heather, who accuses her of being jealous of her. She also accused OP of being with her fiance for his money. This made OP snap and tell her off. Precisely, OP tells her, “If you’re that obsessed with money, maybe you should have married someone else instead of my brother. If anyone’s jealous of someone, it’s you!”

As a result, Adrian is angry and calls OP an AH for insinuating that Heather shouldn’t have married him. OP’s parents also think she was too harsh on Heather and are asking her to lower her wedding budget to appease her.

Op Isn’t the AH

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Despite the family drama, OP stands her ground and refuses to lower her wedding budget. She realizes that bad behavior should not be appeased. It’s a shame that Heather has made it a competition, but OP is determined to have the wedding of her dreams and not let anyone bring her down.

Should it be contested that OP refuses to let anyone else’s insecurities destroy their wonderful day, being true to herself and her fiancé? The drama may have caused tension in the family, but OP knows that her wedding is not a competition and that she deserves the fairytale wedding she’s always dreamed of.

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A Reddit user shared a story about how he was invited to his niece’s rehearsal dinner 600 miles away, which he thought was a bit weird, but he was about to find out why he was invited.

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I Don’t Work Here! Karen Wants Her To Serve Them in a Restaurant She Does Not Work At, “Don’t You Take an Oath or Something?

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The original poster (OP) is a student who works as a waitress on the side. However, this story takes place at a restaurant where she DOES NOT work, even sometimes. She was there as a customer, but someone said no.

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She Went Back Home After Her Husband Chose to SHARE THE BED With His Friend and Asked Her to Sleep on the Floor

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One Reddit user posted in the “Am I the ***hole” group on Reddit, asking whether she was wrong for cutting her vacation short and returning home after her husband asked her to sleep on the floor instead of the bed.

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They Were Invited to a BBQ but Then Showed Up to An Empty Grill Because The Hosts Thought They Were Bringing The Food

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A Reddit user shared a story about how they were invited to a BBQ only to realize they were expected to bring food for the occasion. The hosts became annoyed when they didn’t bring food and refused to buy.

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Who Is In the Wrong, the Thief or the Food Owner? Office Lunch Thief Suffers Anaphylactic Shock and Ends up in Hospital

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A Redditor posted in the “Am I the ***hole” subreddit to ask whether he was in the wrong for sending his coworker into an anaphylactic shock.

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Originally posted 2023-11-06 09:15:37.