One husband was heartbroken to find out his wife had lied to him about the baby’s gender, but was his reaction a step too far?
A Joyful Expectation
Although they expect a baby, a twist threatened Emma and her husband Blake’s happiness.
A Rocky Childhood
Blake’s haunting past left him craving a father connection that he never had.
Their Beautiful Shared Dreams
The couple’s shared dream included a strong father-son bond.
A Critical Moment to Miss
A necessary business trip left Blake absent when they needed him most, during her first pregnancy appointments.
A Joyful Reveal…
Emma excitedly shared the news of a baby boy, making Blake very happy indeed.
Due to the news, Blake spent tons of money on blue clothes and other boy-themed items.
A Heartwarming Tribute
Blake even decided to name the baby boy after his late grandfather.
The Shocking Truth
But a hidden truth emerged, leaving Blake feeling betrayed.
Mother-in-Law’s Slip of the Tongue
After all the emotional and financial investment, it was revealed that Emma had been hiding the truth.
Emma’s mother accidentally told him that they were really having a girl!
The Fallout from the Revelation
In his pain, Blake took drastic actions, clearing out the blue nursery and everything in it.
Excluding the In-Laws
Blake, in his anger, told the mother-in-law that she wasn’t welcome at any family events.
Now, Blake turned to Reddit to see if he has taken things too far.
Get Over It!
Some users argue that he should get over it, “you very much did overreact in clearing out the nursery and disinviting her mother from coming over. This reaction is crazy.”
Something More Sinister?
Another user hints there might be more to the story, “She was scared of him.” They argued.
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