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Whygrandkids don't say Thanks for gifts?

Send grandkids a Birthday Gift but receive no Thank You

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Asked by Anonymous at 7:03 PM on Jun. 20, 2008 in Adult Children (18+)

Answers (5)
  • They probably haven't been taught good manners.

    Answer by ReneeK3 at 7:05 PM on Jun. 20, 2008

  • I think it has alot to do with the parents. Kids are kids and just that - they don't know to send Grandma a thank you letter....the parents should be having them do this.

    Answer by sexeegyrl at 7:11 PM on Jun. 20, 2008

  • yes I have to agree it is probably from their parents not inforcing the good old thank you .. and yes forcing them to write a thank you letter or card of some sort is more effort than they probably think it is worth making the kids do...

    Answer by BreakingFree at 8:43 PM on Jun. 20, 2008

  • How old are they? Sometimes they don't realize they are being rude... but if they are older then they better say it!

    Answer by msp12r at 9:50 PM on Jun. 20, 2008

  • Like the saying goes;charity begins at home. If they are not brought up to say thank you then they will not see the need to say thank you.I will advice you talk to their parents to see if they can inculcate that habbit in them. All the best.

    Answer by sanab at 1:42 PM on Jun. 24, 2008

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