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Meeting the parents

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by RoyB, Sep 20, 2009.

  1. Sep 20, 2009 at 8:31 AM
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    RoyB

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    So I am meeting the gfs parents today. We've been dating for 5 months now, but seeing each other for over a year. Would it be too over the top to give flowers to her mom since I am going to their house?
     
  2. Sep 20, 2009 at 8:33 AM
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    tacomaman06

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    yeah....dont do the flowers thing. you'll look like a major kiss ass.......give flowers later on.
     
  3. Sep 20, 2009 at 8:35 AM
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    chris4x4

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    Throw a curve...Be different. You need to set yourself apart from the other she may have dated in the past. Give her Dad flowers, and her Mom a beer. Its a great ice breaker. :)
     
  4. Sep 20, 2009 at 8:38 AM
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    I feel like I should bring something... Maybe a bottle of wine like usual. Not trying to be a kiss ass, just a nice gesture.
     
  5. Sep 20, 2009 at 8:38 AM
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    bottle of wine would be a nice gesture, that is unless they are recovering alcoholics. Nothing wrong with some flowers or a nice small potted plant...
     
  6. Sep 20, 2009 at 8:40 AM
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    a box of chocolate always worked
     
  7. Sep 20, 2009 at 8:41 AM
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    I think the best gift you can be is be polite and let them feel good about their daughters new bf. Peace of mind would beat flowers anyday
     
  8. Sep 20, 2009 at 8:41 AM
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  9. Sep 20, 2009 at 12:04 PM
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    Incognito

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    I'll go along with VAcountryboy on this one. :)
     
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