It is amazing how strangers feel comfortable walking up to a perfect stranger and telling them that they have too many children. What is even more shocking, is people think it is OK to say these kinds of comments in front of the kids.
The number of children you have is such a personal decision, it doesn’t warrant being discussed with strangers in the grocery store. Many have large families for religious reasons. People are not as used to seeing large families anymore, the average household has just two kids.
Next time someone makes a rude comment about how many children you have, use one of our clever comebacks.
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More large family comebacks you might like
- Are those children all yours?
- Are you done having children?
- You must have your hands full.
- To read more answers to rude questions.