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How long would you........

let someone stay with you? Whether it be a relative or friend who needed a place to stay.

 
Dahis

Asked by Dahis at 3:24 PM on May. 24, 2011 in Relationships

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Answers (9)
  • I let someone stay with me for 6 months once; unfortunately, it was 5 months 29 days too long.
    jmpj8107

    Answer by jmpj8107 at 4:34 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • I wouldnt let anyone stay with me. Period.
    Those kinds of situations almost never end well and most of the time create major drama where there shouldnt be any
    Lucky209

    Answer by Lucky209 at 3:26 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • I would never let anyone stay with me. I like my space and anyone intruding would drive me crazy. Your relationship with that person would probably not be a good one afterwards.
    AngieBry

    Answer by AngieBry at 3:29 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • My answer is definitely different than it was years ago. We've decided to not let anyone stay with us anymore.
    JulieJacobKyle

    Answer by JulieJacobKyle at 3:26 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • Letting family or friends stay with you never turns out well. Somone usually gets their feelings hurt and the relationship takes a long time to fix.
    Wyomingmama

    Answer by Wyomingmama at 3:32 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • I did for two yrs, a nephew from my dh, and boy did we had problems...... I would definitely wouldn't have anybody staying with me anymore... but if it was a vacation, perhaps just the weekend.... no more then that!
    jcampos

    Answer by jcampos at 3:32 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • That's a tough one. I think it really depends on the person and situation. My sister let me stay with her for 6 months while I got back on my feet after my divorce. I paid her rent and it all worked out fine, but if it was just a friend, probably not.
    not-the-momma

    Answer by not-the-momma at 3:38 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • Never
    Eisleysmommy27

    Answer by Eisleysmommy27 at 4:27 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • depends on who it is.
    My immediate family, mom, sis, forever
    My SO's immediate family, maybe a week or two
    Everyone else, a day or two
    no more
    DomoniqueWS

    Answer by DomoniqueWS at 4:35 PM on May. 24, 2011

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