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RealEyesRealizeRealLies's avatar

Should I stay or should I go now?

Asked by RealEyesRealizeRealLies (30877points) May 14th, 2011

Yes I checked the other “stay or go” questions before I asked. None cover this topic.

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Favorite Aunt fighting for life in Dallas hospital.

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Ex-Mother-In-Law died yesterday and funeral in town Monday.
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What to do?

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WestRiverrat's avatar

IMHO the living take precedence over the dead. But I would also arrange for flowers or some alternative to be sent to teh exMILs funeral.

poisonedantidote's avatar

You can’t do anything for the mother in law, I go with spend time with the aunt.

Mamradpivo's avatar

If you go, will there be trouble?

More importantly: if you stay, will it be double?

Sorry, it had to be done

Mariah's avatar

I wouldn’t give up the time you have left with your aunt.

BarnacleBill's avatar

Go to your aunt.

Ex-MIL comes with ex-spouse who possibly has a new life? If you are close to your ex-inlaws, and your ex-FIL is still alive, fix a casserole, drop it off at the house on the way out of town. Explain that you have a family emergency, but didn’t want to pass on paying your respects.

JilltheTooth's avatar

Aunt, absolutely.

chyna's avatar

Aunt. And send flowers for the funeral.

augustlan's avatar

Aunt, aunt, aunt. Send condolences to the funeral.

lazydaisy's avatar

See the aunt for sure.
and
sorry you have to choose

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