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    Quote Originally Posted by kts View Post
    if they make you think of the person, then bin them... if you look at them and see they're just a lovely bunch of flowers, keep them
    This.

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    Send them to a hospital or nursing home and make sure the sender finds out they were passed on!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Elijahs Mum View Post
    Send them to a hospital or nursing home and make sure the sender finds out they were passed on!
    Yeah I would pay it forward. I'm really weird about inanimate objects sometimes, I would probably feel sorry for the flowers, it's not their fault they got caught in the middle LOL. So i would send them somewhere they would be appreciated.

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    Quote Originally Posted by duckduckgoose View Post
    Your dad?

    Bin them, if they will only make you feel awful every time you look at them
    Yeah, my whole family.
    If I had of known it was from them I wouldn't have accepted, but I thought they were from the ILs.
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    I definitely wouldn't keep them.
    But I'd feel bad throwing out a perfectly good bunch of flowers that have done nothing wrong...
    so I'd find a good home for them and give them to someone else, like my landlord, or the reception ladies at work, or my ILs...

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    Well, we WERE going to put them on a neighbours doorstep, as a pleasant surprise, but then I thought it could probably not look good for flowers to arrive with no card, might cause some dramas for them, lol.

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    I'd give them to my neighbor, or a friend.

    I wouldn't keep them & I'd want them out of my house asap. If that ment giving them to a stranger so be it.

    I wouldn't bin them/such a waste, but I wouldn't want to look at them either.

    On second thoughts, binning them would probably feel pretty good

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    I would pass them on. I would feel bad for the flowers if they were binned as they didn't do anything. But I would gift them on. They will brighten someone else day and you get to have them out of your house.

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    Honestly? I would send them back to your dad, even of it meant expense on my part. I know part of your history with them and I would die inside if they thought I'd kept them and accepted them - even if they were thrown or passed on!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pippy the Hippo View Post
    Honestly? I would send them back to your dad, even of it meant expense on my part. I know part of your history with them and I would die inside if they thought I'd kept them and accepted them - even if they were thrown or passed on!
    I had half a mind to get the kids in the car, drive the hour up and throw them on their driveway and drive off.
    DF and I spoke about their intent in doing this, and we believe it most likely is a way to get me to contact them, whether it be in a positive or negative way. We decided to ignore this, and carry on like it doesn't affect us (coz it doesn't!).
    However it is DD2s birthday on Thursday and I am half expecting another gift to arrive for her, IF that happens I will be doing something drastic, finally.


 

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