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
Mrs Didge's mother tried to get to force her to wear dresses, too. Didn't take. She's 76 now and still wearing shorts or slacks.
There's not much you can do about it, OP. Unless you can convince her otherwise, you'll have to wear skirts all the time.
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.
Ask her why she wants you showing off your legs to all the boys.
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
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.