My 4000th post.. and a little story

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by Dar, Jun 5, 2010.

  1. Dar

    Dar Crowing

    Jul 31, 2008
    [​IMG] I finally hit 4000 LOL [​IMG]

    now for my story:

    I have a friend.. she has 4 children
    17 yr old DD (18 in November)
    14 yr old DD (15 in october)
    12yr old DS
    9yr old DD

    Key points...
    legal drinking age in Ontario is 19 [​IMG]

    This is the same friend who wanted to borrow $$ last year to catch up on her rent and I said I did not have it. The she went and bought a brand new Dodge 1500 Ram P/U truck [​IMG]

    Anyway lately on the face book statuses of her and her 2 oldest daughters are always talking about how drunk they were on the weekend...

    this weekend they used the excuse that it was prom night on Friday and she would rather the prom party at her place and know where they are drinking rather to have them drink and drive... OK I can see the logic... BUT no one is of legal age to be drinking... HELLOOOO can we say CPS issue ...

    I think I have out grown my "friend" or I am old and crusty now [​IMG]
    Last edited: Jun 5, 2010
  2. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

    Jan 12, 2007
    Land of Lincoln
  3. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

    Mar 16, 2009
    onchiota NY
    Your friend needs a big fat [​IMG] Im sorry Id outgrow her quickly!!! Im sorry..I feel for those kids they need a mother not a friend who is old enough to buy booz and support their habits!
  4. jen5680

    jen5680 Southside Silkie Shack

    Jun 18, 2009
    SW Ohio
  5. I will buy my kids drinks and support their habits. I will buy them as much organic milk as they can drink, and will support their reading habits, even nail-biting, if they want. A good parent helps their children make good decisions, and if she is helping them make bad decisions, she needs help.
  6. Melissa034

    Melissa034 Chirping

    May 17, 2010
    St. Paris
    nail biters will never make good back scratchers. LOL

    Are you good enough friends to reminder her of the law, and that children need to learn right from wrong. not one wrong for another wrong.
  7. Doesn't matter what her "beliefs" are on having them drink at home and be safe. If they are underage, it doesn't matter WHERE they drink, and she can be in really big trouble if someone would drink and leave and be in an accident. . . .how ignorant can that be? We had a family that always had big parties and let kids drink and leave and luckily no one was ever hurt . . .but plenty of them were stopped and ticketed for DUI, illegal transport and underage drinking. Not once did the cops ever ask WHERE did you come from? She does need [​IMG]
  8. geebs

    geebs Lovin' the Lowriders!

    Sep 28, 2008
    If she were here in the state of Oregon.... She would make the headline news... We don't go out for that here!!! Contributing to delinquincy of a minor will land her [email protected]@ in jail and on the 6 oclock news....
  9. Dar

    Dar Crowing

    Jul 31, 2008
    Quote:I have tried to explain things... and her reasoning is.....

    they will drink in the bush anyway so I might as well let them drink here where I can keep an eye on things...
  10. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

    Aug 25, 2008
    Quote:I can say CPS issue!

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