Ruth Bailey
Ruth Bailey thanked Bikergirl Anonymous' answer

Sounds rather strange to me too .. I'm not sure why she is being so insistant about this.  I'm thinking she is trying to force you to be more 'lady like' .. At least to the standards she grew up with.  Trouble is, as much as I too complain about 'today's standards' .. Forcing someone … Read more

Ruth Bailey
Ruth Bailey commented on Aldrich Ames' answer
I tried to convince her earlier today, I begged her, that made it worse and she cleaned out all my pants from my wardrobe after the fight I had with her over it, she made me change into a skirt and took the pants I was wearing also. So yes now I have to wear … Read more
Ruth Bailey
Ruth Bailey thanked Cookie Roma's answer

As a 63 year old woman who VERY RARELY wears anything but pants, I can't imagine why your mom is doing this. That said, you are a 14 year old child and she is your mom so I guess you'll be wearing skirts all the time. 

Ruth Bailey
Ruth Bailey thanked echooos echooos' answer

I feel so bad for you Ruth, there's nothing wrong with a 14 year old girl wearing pants, your mother needs to realize this isn't 1950 and get that antiquated idea out of her head that young ladies should always wear dresses,  I've raised 2 daughters and I can tell you right now if I … Read more

Ruth Bailey
Ruth Bailey answered

It is me who asked the question, my mom is adamant about this, today she started taking pants out of my wardrobe saying that I will no longer need them, tomorrow she is taking me shopping for skirts that I will have to wear instead.