A 27-year-old man is stirring controversy online by claiming that since his wife is pregnant, he is “also pregnant”.
The man, who is already
a father of three.
shared his story (and frustrations) to
Reddit’s “Am I The A****** (AITA)” forum on May 5.
“Every single pregnancy we’ve
been through my wife has been
a complete nightmare,” he wrote.
“I work way longer hours than her in a
much more physically demanding profession...
(I’m a plumber, she’s an engineer) so I
think we’re putting an equal amount
of effort into this baby,” he added.
According to the Reddit user, even though he helps around the house by doing the laundry.
taking out the trash and mowing
the lawn, his mother-in-law
constantly says that he is “useless”.
“Just because I want one hour
of video games to myself a day...
instead of cleaning up messes
in the kitchen doesn’t mean
I’m ‘useless,'” he wrote.
Given the controversial nature of
the post, many people flocked to the
comments to share their thoughts — .
which, for the most part, were
in favor of the man’s pregnant wife