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Always fighting?

okay my friend and her boyfriend for two years are always fighting. me and my dh can not hang out with them one time without them fighting. its not little things they get mad and yell out personal things. it a little uncomfortable they have been together for 2 years now and idk how to say they have to stop we dont have fun hanging with them when they fight every single time we do a double date.

 
whitenena

Asked by whitenena at 9:17 AM on Apr. 1, 2011 in Relationships

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Answers (7)
  • Stop going out with them, and if/when they ask why, tell them the truth. Or, if for some reason you can't get out of going out with them, I would get up and leave when they fight. When they ask you where you're going, tell them you're leaving because you are uncomfortable with their arguing.
    wendythewriter

    Answer by wendythewriter at 9:57 AM on Apr. 1, 2011

  • I would just quit going out with them and when asked why, I would just be honest. If they are truly friends, they will understand why you don't want to be around them.
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 9:19 AM on Apr. 1, 2011

  • Maybe they just don't realize they ARE fighting. Just like I would suggest to anyone else who's having marital problems, sit down and chat with at least her, and maybe your husband chat with him, about things. Be tactful and civilized, maybe find out why they fight so much.
    hopeandglory53

    Answer by hopeandglory53 at 9:22 AM on Apr. 1, 2011

  • I just wouldn't hang out with them anymore. You don't need to be around that.
    KateShesGreat3

    Answer by KateShesGreat3 at 9:23 AM on Apr. 1, 2011

  • Some couples use fighting as foreplay. it sucks for the ones around them but they enjoy it. just have a talk with them
    zoejains_momma

    Answer by zoejains_momma at 9:23 AM on Apr. 1, 2011

  • I second what Jadesmom said. Simply stop making dates with them & if confronted with why tell them the truth. Of course I'd tell them in a nice way & even give examples of times you have felt awkward with them etc. Remember that friendships dont always last forever so if something happens its a normal part of life, friends will come & go in your lifetime. Dont beat yourself up over any of it though, you know. Good Luck.
    Mel30248

    Answer by Mel30248 at 9:28 AM on Apr. 1, 2011

  • Stop socializing with them. If they ask why be honest. It is not comfortable being around or with people who bicker and fight.
    meooma

    Answer by meooma at 9:48 AM on Apr. 1, 2011

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