The bait and switch

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Registered: 06-04-2003
The bait and switch
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Thu, 03-01-2012 - 8:18am

About a year ago I was at a party and a husband said his wife pulled "the bait and switch". (She was there and nodded.) He was referring to the job she had premarriage to her stay at home status now that all the kids were in school. I guess there was some agreement when they got married that she would work, then she decided not to but he did not agree with this change, then an agreement she would work when all the kids were in school but she was not trying to get a job and the youngest was in 2nd grade. I was very uncomfortable with the conversation and did an "exit stage left".

Over the past year my husband and

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iVillage Member
Registered: 12-04-2009
Fri, 03-30-2012 - 8:26pm

Shhhh!

iVillage Member
Registered: 12-04-2009
Fri, 03-30-2012 - 8:30pm

It is rude for the husband to say that but you're looking at a couple who does not respect each others opinion so what do you expect?

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