I Have a Toxic Mother In Law

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    So I have a MIL (mother in law)

    who loves me and appreciates me only when my father in law is around. Otherwise, she says mean comments, expects me to do all the unsavory chores at family gatherings, and treats both me and my husband ( her son) as if we should be constantly grateful. She does not do this to...
    Moteanu Moteanu
    46-50, F
    Aug 14, 2014

    Mother-in-law Mayhem

    I am watching Dr. Phil and they are talking about a mother-in-law from hell. I instantly thought about my mother-in-law. How can a woman be so mentally unstable to mess up her son's love life? I have previously posted information on my relationship with my partner and his family...
    cleargerman cleargerman
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 28, 2012

    My Mother In Law Is Abusive to My Teenage Son

    Yesterday she sent my wonderful A+ student a pink birthday card. She is wicked and cruel, but thank god she lives in Florida and we have litttle contact with her. I have put up with her for 26 years through counseling and therapy, but now that she is targeting my son, I feel very...
    nomadtasha nomadtasha
    1 Response Jun 19, 2008

    She's mental. She tried to lie to get my

    husband not to move in with me. She acts like his ex girlfriend and her have a lose relationship to make me jealous even though she couldn't stand her when she was with my husband. We've been together 5 years and I still haven't even met the woman. None of my in laws have...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 1, 2015

    She loves 2 of my 3 children.

    She has despised my youngest from the time my daughter was a baby! Her reason was that the baby cried too much. She always called this child ugly and stupid. Now my daughter is 11. My mother in law has said so many mean things about me to my children that the older 2 don't...
    PinkHeartCrystals PinkHeartCrystals
    41-45, F
    Jun 2, 2015

    Today was another day I didn't want to get up.

    All I wanted was to escape the family I got stuck with because I was stupid enough to believe that my M-I-L would be nice and love me. My own mother tried to kill me and succeeded in killing my sister, my grandmother forced religion and old fashioned values on me, but when I met...
    MiserableMama26 MiserableMama26
    26-30, F
    May 28, 2015
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