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Do you put a time on guests for leaving?



Is it rude my mil put a time on her invitation? In big letters it says: time 10:30 is lunch. All guest much vacate house by noon.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 12:10 PM on Nov. 28, 2013 in Holidays

Answers (17)
  • No, we usually party all night lol
    funlovinlady

    Answer by funlovinlady at 12:25 PM on Nov. 28, 2013

  • Wow! I'd be skipping that dinner
    She has some big cojones on her...
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 12:35 PM on Nov. 28, 2013

  • wow...NOON?
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 12:37 PM on Nov. 28, 2013

  • and that wording...yikes
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 12:38 PM on Nov. 28, 2013

  • No, I would NEVER do that, but...if I have to be at work at 5:00A.M. , I would say goodnight and let the guest stay as long as they like. :)
    KTElite

    Answer by KTElite at 12:41 PM on Nov. 28, 2013

  • Wow, come, eat, then LEAVE. Guess she doesn't want help with clean up or anything. I'd be passing on that one.
    Rosehawk

    Answer by Rosehawk at 12:42 PM on Nov. 28, 2013

  • Putting a time the meal will be served? No. Saying all guests must vacate the house by noon? Beyond rude. I wouldn't be going to that dinner. I like to be able to help with clean up, and before that, to relax and enjoy not only the meal, but the time with my family. That would make me feel unwanted, and I don't go where I'm not wanted.
    wendythewriter

    Answer by wendythewriter at 1:05 PM on Nov. 28, 2013

  • Guessing this is one of those stories that sounds horrible with absolutely no context, but there are other details left out that make more sense - is someone in the house sick, or needs to leave to go work, yet for whatever reason, nobody else stepped up to have it at their house?
    NotPanicking

    Answer by NotPanicking at 1:09 PM on Nov. 28, 2013

  • Wow, no I wouldn't do that. Maybe she has plans after
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 1:15 PM on Nov. 28, 2013

  • WOW! Eat and leave! No we do not do that.
    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 1:39 PM on Nov. 28, 2013

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