One of the perks of getting married is adding a roster of new family to the line-up. Now, you have two sets of overbearing, neurotic parents you must kindly explain what the metaverse is to (and which input on the remote to press for Netflix).
The truth is that merging families can be a clash of civilizations—“your family has Thanksgiving dinner at what time?!” Things were fine and dandy before you two made it legal, but now that his mom is literally your mother by law, things get more complicated. And while you can handle MIL’s quips about the way you pamper your dog, there are certain comments that are just completely out of line. No, you’re not going crazy. Here, ten things your mother-in-law should never, ever say to you.