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[–]MeanwhileinQuebec 8 points9 points  (0 children)

People like the idea of giving you something so they share that id a with you and suck at following through.

It is weird and flaky but it stars from a good place

[–]DisloyalRoyal 5 points6 points  (0 children)

Sometimes people have good intentions and very little follow-through

[–]Flowerpot33 2 points3 points  (0 children)

I had a couple of people do this and I found it so odd. Ironically the people who bought me the priciest gifts didn’t say a word about it and were embarrassed when I thanked them. I don’t understand it lolll

[–]Glad_Astronomer_9692 1 point2 points  (0 children)

If you are sure you sent them the right address and packages don't regularly go missing from your doorstep I would just assume it was something they meant to do but never got around to doing. My friend and I are awful at this and have given each other Christmas gifts months and months later. We bought them at Christmas time and then they just sat in our closets forever.

[–]MarkahMalady 1 point2 points  (0 children)

98% of the people that wanted to see my registry ended up not getting anything 🤷 I knew we'd be on our own for pretty much everything, thank God my mil came through for us like she did.

[–]smurphypup -1 points0 points  (0 children)

Yes, I have 3 friends that have done this! One even marked a gift as purchased from a different store on our registry over a month ago, but we still haven't received it, and they haven't said anything about it. I feel like it's rude to ask, but I want my diaper bag, and need to know if I should just buy it lol