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Ask Amy: Proud papa wants to stop crop top

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Dear Amy: “Deflated Post Wedding” described his disappointment when his daughter didn’t personally greet her aunt and uncle at her wedding. He planned to tell her that his brother was offended and disappointed not to be greeted.

Amy, you blew it. You should have advised this dad that his brother should have conveyed his disappointment to the bride directly – not going through the dad.

These adults should not use him as a go-between.

– Been There


Dear Been There: I agree!


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