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Does Anyone LIKE Their Mother In Law?

We've all heard horror stories but does anyone have a good relationship with theirs? I love my mother in law. I never really knew how having a Mom could be until I got married.

 
xXMarlyeXx

Asked by xXMarlyeXx at 2:07 AM on May. 19, 2012 in Relationships

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Answers (33)
  • I wish I could say the same.
    onelove1982

    Answer by onelove1982 at 2:08 AM on May. 19, 2012

  • You're very lucky! I was never good enough, lol
    29 years and we're still together and she's been married 3 times!
    PMSMom10

    Answer by PMSMom10 at 2:10 AM on May. 19, 2012

  • We had our moments, but only a few. She is a very strong women, but she is now suffering from Alzheimer's.  So I don't sweat the bad things much anymore.

    luvmygrlz

    Answer by luvmygrlz at 2:11 AM on May. 19, 2012

  • I do, mine lives with us. She is a doll of a woman!
    I even still have a great relationship with my ex MIL, we meet up for holidays when I am in town, she has even come her once to stay.
    luvmygrandbaby

    Answer by luvmygrandbaby at 2:13 AM on May. 19, 2012

  • I've tried but after her manipulation, dropping my daughter on her head, squeezing her hand too hard on purpose, spanking them, and constantly asking for money after my dad died, it's hard.
    Izsarejman

    Answer by Izsarejman at 2:15 AM on May. 19, 2012

  • so sorry IZ
    luvmygrandbaby

    Answer by luvmygrandbaby at 2:23 AM on May. 19, 2012

  • My husband's mom died before we knew each other, but I would have liked to know her. Even though I didn't hear much good about her.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:57 AM on May. 19, 2012

  • I have a wonderful mother in law. I can't say the same for my husband.
    layh41407

    Answer by layh41407 at 4:48 AM on May. 19, 2012

  • NOPE
    mommymeg03

    Answer by mommymeg03 at 6:46 AM on May. 19, 2012

  • we actually used to be best friends. i met my soon to be ex husband in highschool, and i was her favorite girlfriend of his. then we split up but her and i still kept in touch, and i'd randomly drop by just to say hi. then i had a baby, and she loved her like she was her own granddaughter, and eventually her son and i got back together and had a baby of our own, but he left for deployment and she was kind enough to take me, my pregnant self and my daughter from a previous relationship into her home.

    then her son did something really fucking stupid, and the division between us started happening. now we're arch enemies.
    tnm786

    Answer by tnm786 at 7:16 AM on May. 19, 2012