Because of her mother’s behavior, the woman refused to invite her son’s buddy to his birthday celebration.
Because of his mother’s behavior, a woman refused to invite one of her son’s friends to his birthday celebration.
James, a 10-year-old boy who had previously been invited to the 10-year-celebrations, old’s was the sole close friend who was not invited this time.
“My kid is/was friends with a guy named James from his class,” the birthday kid’s mother explained on Reddit, explaining her reasons for omitting him. He attended the last two sleepover parties, and while he was well behaved, I felt his parents were the issue.
“When we send out the invitations, we notify the parents when the party will be held and what time they should take up their children the next day. James was generally the last one picked up at the last two parties.”
James was meant to be picked up at 11 a.m. at a prior celebration, but his mother took much longer to arrive, according to the Mirror. “I believed she ran an errand and was just running late, no big deal,” the birthday boy’s mother explained. When she didn’t come there by 12:30, I texted her again, reminding her that we had an appointment and she needed to come here as soon as possible.
“She said she was eating lunch and will be there shortly. I contacted her again at 2:00 p.m., telling her that she needed to pick up her son as soon as possible, because we were getting ready to leave in an hour, and that her son was not invited to join us.
“That, I assumed, would entice her to come fetch him. By 4:00 p.m., my husband had gone to my in-laws with our children, and I had contacted James’ mother.
“I left her a voicemail, telling her that if she did not come to my house to pick up her son within thirty minutes, I would phone the police to report him as an abandoned child.
“She arrived fifteen minutes later to pick him up. She made a half-hearted apology about being swamped with errands and. The summary comes to a close.