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    • Spendless
    • By Spendless 24th Sep 17, 9:16 AM
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    Teenagers first holiday without parents
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    • 24th Sep 17, 9:16 AM
    Teenagers first holiday without parents 24th Sep 17 at 9:16 AM
    My 17yo son is about to go on his first hol without us next month. He is meeting up with an American friend of his who is flying over and they are spending a week in London and York.

    Accommodation is booked. Travel needs sorting. Any experiences they want to do, likely to book before they go, hopefully finding some discounts. Son has saved some money, but we are giving him some too (early 18th present). I'm a bit clueless to how much cash he'll actually need, they'll need to pay for most if not all meals.

    Anything else he hasn't thought of?
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    • IAmWales
    • By IAmWales 8th Oct 17, 3:16 PM
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    Shame you didn't think for a moment its not about that


    If it ended as THEM saying "ok, we agree to disagree" it would be fine.



    Just as you have wrote a baiting response (which is also offensive) then turn it around on me


    Ok heres one reason


    I have autism (waits for people to tell me thats a excuse)


    Nice to take a moral high ground eh.
    Originally posted by dekaspace
    You're being told that you're coming across as very childish. Irrespective of your autism you can take that on board and either apologise for disrupting the thread, or simply step away from it. They are far more constructive (and dignified) actions than trying to pick arguments where there is no reason for one.

    Take a break. Get some fresh air. You'll feel better for it.
    • dekaspace
    • By dekaspace 8th Oct 17, 4:36 PM
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    You're being told that you're coming across as very childish. Irrespective of your autism you can take that on board and either apologise for disrupting the thread, or simply step away from it. They are far more constructive (and dignified) actions than trying to pick arguments where there is no reason for one.

    Take a break. Get some fresh air. You'll feel better for it.
    Originally posted by IAmWales

    I would of apologised pages ago, but when everything I say was challenged thats when it got out of hand



    Then when I am the one expected to apologise, and the one who is told is childish that sets tempers flaring as it places blame on me when it wasn't me who did so.


    Then when at the end when I mentioned I was happy to end it there, I still get people having to respond.


    Why are they responding to me, if doing so will get a response? They are not making matters better.


    I wasn't the one picking an argument, I said something, it was picked at, I gave an opinion, opinion was challenged, I reworded it, it was picked at, I reword it more, get picked at.


    Like I said earlier they didn't have a problem with people mentioning things like breakfast food, but seemed to have a problem with me giving an opinion about "shopping around" and basically got "why should they" back.


    Now, thats the end of it I hope.
    • CRANKY40
    • By CRANKY40 8th Oct 17, 10:39 PM
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    Where's he staying in London Spendless or is it too late and it's already done and over with?
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