Do you buy Christmas shit for your grown siblings?

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  1. Mack

    Mack Well-Known Member VIP

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    We usually agree not to exchange gifts and 1/2 the time he buys something for me anyway and makes me feel like a dick. :fil:
     
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    Mack Well-Known Member VIP

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    Then the next year we agree to do the same and I buy and he doesn't. :no:
     
  3. Ben Dover

    Ben Dover Well-Known Member

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    I got my sister a couple of gift cards. She will usually buy me a Star Wars calendar and a gift card for Walmart or Amazon.

    Buying gifts instead of gift cards for her usually results in a return on her part
     
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    No. Christmas is for the kids! :)
     
  5. Mur

    Mur soon Gold

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    I usually do buy them something.
     
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    Yes my two sisters got $50 amazon gift cards....I expect to receive the same back

    Its really stupid
     
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    keywordpk Perpetual Geek Gold

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    Exactly. Why bother? :dontknow:
     
  8. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    No, not for years.

    If my brother had a kid, I'd buy presents for the kid. Same goes with my best friend, but she doesn't have have children either.

    Nowadays that's the only people I'll buy presents for....kids involved with my immediate family or close friends.
     
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    SIPAWITZ Bialy Whore Banned User

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    Lol...cause we are civilized evolved beings
     
  10. Danas Boyfrien

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    Nope. If you're over 18 and not in college you don't get shit from me. That goes for nieces and nephews, too.
     
  11. Mack

    Mack Well-Known Member VIP

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    If he buys me shit this year I'm gonna be pissed.

    And then there's the "new" family. :facepalm:

    They spent fucking hundreds on me... back to the store I go. :mad: I fucking HATE Christmas.
     
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    Mack Well-Known Member VIP

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    Exactly!
     
  13. Mlaw

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    Everyone is getting a custom made Elias pen
     
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    Mlaw Quite Contrarian VIP Gold

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    Bunch of cheap fucks up in this place
     
  15. basketcase

    basketcase Pissed that Naz only has 2 legs

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    we have new friends who spent quite a bit on me and my husband. Kinda makes me wonder what their agenda is. all they got from us was a $40 gift card to wing stop. what a bunch of douche bags
     
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    I get my sister something, because she invites me over on Christmas and she's local. My brothers live far away and we don't exchange gifts. Our gifts to each other is not having to deal with the madness.
     
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  17. A Succulent Chinese Meal

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    I've never seen so many people who don't want to give gifts. It's really weird. It's a time to celebrate.
     
  18. A Succulent Chinese Meal

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    Wife swap?
     
  19. Lawsy

    Lawsy Hey, buttholes

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    Yes and we try to keep it under 100 bucks. We also spend about that much on each other's kid. :dontknow:
     
  20. jokeland

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    I buy something for one brother because he is single and lavishes gifts on my kids while having no one but my parents to buy for him.