Being married means you pretty much always have someone around you. It can be a good thing when you need someone, but it also means you’ll have to make some sacrifices. Wedding vows include “in sickness and in health,” but does that mean 24/7 you need to be by their side when your partner is sick? Or can you take time for yourself in order to serve them better?
A man on Reddit asked if he’s wrong for asking his wife to skip her best friend’s wedding in order to be with him for a surgery. It seems like an obvious request, but many people on Reddit decided she should be able to go to the wedding because she was constantly making sacrifices for him.
Here’s his argument:
People on Reddit had mixed replies:
Caregiver fatigue is real!
Here’s someone giving the hard truth: