Ask Amy: Unflattering photos cause engagement angst

  • Article by: AMY DICKINSON
  • Updated: January 11, 2014 - 2:00 PM

Dear Amy: I recently got engaged. Our engagement was joyfully announced on his family’s Christmas card and family newsletter. The pictures on the card included two professionally taken photos of his siblings and their families — both very lovely.

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jeanm436Jan. 12, 14 6:58 AM

On the first one, it's also possible that the father is passive-aggressive.

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davethedogJan. 12, 14 2:54 PM

My mother played that same picture game with me her entire life. It was a power trip for her. Tell your FIL under no circumstances is he to publish or disseminate pictures of you without your permission or approval. If he's not doing it on purpose he will apologize and respect your wishes. If he is doing it on purpose, he'll get angry and ignore your wishes. But at least then you will know where you stand with him.

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