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When some one calls you Mrs. (whatever your last name is) do you automatically look for your MIL?

I have been married for 13 years and no one hardly ever calls me Mrs. I know with my kids starting school it will be coming, but I would much rather be called by my first name, or some variation of.

 
Bubbie0809

Asked by Bubbie0809 at 5:30 PM on Nov. 28, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • Sure do~!
    rebeccadac

    Answer by rebeccadac at 6:43 PM on Nov. 28, 2010

  • no,because that's not her last name
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 5:30 PM on Nov. 28, 2010

  • No. I've been married 13 years and people call me Mrs. every day. I haven't seen my MIL in 5 years and especially since they got married after us, I don't even think of that as her last name.
    JulieJacobKyle

    Answer by JulieJacobKyle at 5:31 PM on Nov. 28, 2010

  • lol no i just ask them which one of us are you talking too... but most just call me mam and my gosh do i hate it.
    Lynnsae

    Answer by Lynnsae at 5:33 PM on Nov. 28, 2010

  • Nope, don't have a MIL. If I were to be confused with anyone it would be the former Mrs. ___.... my husband's ex-wife. She kept his last name.
    DazzlednSeattle

    Answer by DazzlednSeattle at 5:33 PM on Nov. 28, 2010

  • Nope, I don't have a MIL, I'm the only Mrs. Bowen there is around here.
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 6:10 PM on Nov. 28, 2010

  • yep...lol
    4_28_bbboy

    Answer by 4_28_bbboy at 7:20 PM on Nov. 28, 2010

  • I did when I first got married because I wasn't used to having that last name and I was used to hearing that being used for her. Now, definitely not. I was a teacher and I've been married for 15 years. So I'm used to being called that now.
    KileighR

    Answer by KileighR at 10:25 PM on Nov. 28, 2010

  • Nope, there is NO WAY anyone would confuse me and my MIL...she is nuts.
    salexander

    Answer by salexander at 11:09 AM on Nov. 29, 2010

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