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04/03/2013 at 12:49
Imagine this scenario
Friend 1 loans car seat (Maxi Cosi Infant carrier) to friend 2. Friend 2's baby is now 11 months, friend 1 mentions this to Friend 2 and Friend 2 says, oh no, I was just going to keep it until I decide if I am going to have another baby. Friend 1 is gobsmacked, imagine if they want another baby or are decluttering totally and want rid of things?
WWYD, ask Friend 2 for it back?
It is really cheeky isn't it?
04/03/2013 at 12:53
That is sooo rude!! I borrowed a moses basket stand and a car base off the same friend for all my 3 but always gave them back in between each child even though they didn't need to use it. You may want to sell it to make some money, I think you could use that as an excuse for wanting it back or say that you have another friend who wants to borrow it?
04/03/2013 at 12:54
It is really rude isn't it? The more I think about it, the more annoyed I am getting. She has my slumber bear as well.
04/03/2013 at 12:57
Very rude and cheeky, friend 2 should be offering it back once they've finished with it for their baby, it's not theirs to decide to keep on to it, they haven't been lent it indefinitely! Friend 1 is well within her rights to ask for it back, or offer it to friend 2 to buy if friend 1 is planning to sell it.
Edited as I got my friend numbers the wrong way round [laugh[
that sounds so rude I can only imagine there has been a misunderstanding?
04/03/2013 at 12:58
Not unreasonable, but she is. Soooo rude, I would ask for it back with no explanation.
04/03/2013 at 12:59
I am friend 1 BTW, I was just so taken aback. My sister and H think it's awful, unless Friend2 is already pregnant?
04/03/2013 at 13:03
Even if she was, you can't expect to 'borrow' something for both pregnancies without discussing it with you aka friend1 first!! For all she knows you might be!
04/03/2013 at 13:07
Ask for it back and ebay it.
04/03/2013 at 13:11
How rude, an awkward position to have to be in but id have to say ask for it back.
04/03/2013 at 13:34
I would just say you would like them back as you would like to sell or keep for your number 2 if you have one, not unreasonable at all x
Ps I have kept something I borrowed in case I have another but paid the going second hand rate to the owned for it which she was happy with as not having more
04/03/2013 at 13:36
How did you respond when she told you?
04/03/2013 at 13:50
wow, *so* rude. i would never presume that anything i had borrowed is mine to keep for the foreseeable. anything we have borrowed for C, i have always asked if the original owner wants it back, either to hand to someone else or sell themselves. if they've said keep it though, i have (or sold myself :$ - but ONLY because the original owner doesn't want it)
04/03/2013 at 13:53
Well, I was a bit confused, taken aback and kept going on about 5 year carseat lifes haha
04/03/2013 at 14:15
I'd probably leave it because I'm a wimp like that and just not offer anything else out. I would be annoyed thou at the audacity of her
04/03/2013 at 14:20
I;d just ask for it back.
Defo ask for it back cheeky cow. It's not hers. End of.
04/03/2013 at 14:23
I am going to text her.
04/03/2013 at 14:39
ooh good. tell us what you put and what she replies !
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