Did Jennifer Cross a Line on Thanksgiving?

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Re: Did Jennifer Cross a Line on Thanksgiving?

Post by Christina Rose » 30 Nov 2017, 12:26

Medha Jha wrote:
30 Nov 2017, 03:19
I don't like such action. It was very wrong that she did.
I definitely don’t think she thought things through. I agree that was not the place and time.

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Post by BoyLazy » 30 Nov 2017, 21:08

Christina Rose wrote:
30 Nov 2017, 12:26
Medha Jha wrote:
30 Nov 2017, 03:19
I don't like such action. It was very wrong that she did.
I definitely don’t think she thought things through. I agree that was not the place and time.
It was instantaneous for sure. No one plans to ruin a get together
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Post by Christina O Phillips » 02 Dec 2017, 13:17

I feel like a lot of aspects of this book were rushed, including how Jennifer treated her relationship with Marty. To me, it felt like they went out a few times and then she assumed they were in a serious enough relationship to force him to make things right with his ex. So yes, I think she crossed a line.

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Post by Christina Rose » 03 Dec 2017, 17:00

Christina O Phillips wrote:
02 Dec 2017, 13:17
I feel like a lot of aspects of this book were rushed, including how Jennifer treated her relationship with Marty. To me, it felt like they went out a few times and then she assumed they were in a serious enough relationship to force him to make things right with his ex. So yes, I think she crossed a line.
This is very true. It was far too early for her to be that comfortably planted in his life. If it was something that bothered her, having a conversation with him in private would have been acceptable, although Marty would have likely still been uncomfortable with the topic.

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Post by Kimmiedoll » 04 Dec 2017, 20:33

I don't think she mean any harm she was just trying to put family together no I think she did it at the right time

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Post by Rosemary Okoko » 05 Dec 2017, 01:31

I think Jennifer should have mentioned her intentions to them before bringing it up. She should have talked to them separately.

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Post by Mjgarrison » 06 Dec 2017, 08:56

Posted the same thing twice, I removed one sorry.
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Post by Mjgarrison » 06 Dec 2017, 09:01

I feel like she should have discussed it with Marty first and let him approach the situation or at least let him know her intentions so he could prepare himself.

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Post by Bancroft » 14 Dec 2017, 00:51

Jennifer took it upon herself to try to initiate the act of forgiveness between Marty and his ex-wife but to his fortune that it didn't work

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Post by JadeK » 28 Dec 2017, 10:10

I feel that Jennifer had the best of intentions but it really wasn't her place. Even though the holidays tends to be a time for family to get together and can be a time to make amends and forgive, this wasn't Jennifers job to try and make happen.

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