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Mother-in-law slammed for ‘spooning’ the groom in a VERY awkward wedding photograph

Mother-in-law is slammed for ‘spooning’ the groom and clutching his hand in a ‘death grip’ during a VERY awkward family wedding photograph

  • Photograph posted to Reddit by anonymous wedding guest captures scene
  • Mother-in-law seen with her leg wrapped around groom while grasping his hand
  • Display has since been labelled ‘disturbing’ and ‘awkward’ by social media users

A mother-in-law has been slammed on social media after she ‘spooned’ the groom and held his hand in a ‘death grip’ during an awkward family wedding snap. 

The recently resurfaced photograph, which was posted to Reddit by an anonymous guest, captures a family as they pose outside the church after the happy couple’s nuptials. 

But in the ‘disturbing’ shot, a woman labelled the mother-in-law is seen with her leg wrapped around the groom while firmly grasping his hand.

The photograph, which was posted to Reddit by an anonymous guest, captures a family as they pose outside the church after the happy couple’s nuptials

Social media users were quick to comment on the bizarre photograph, with one Redditor suggesting that the woman looked as if she was ‘desperately clutching his hand’.

One user said: ‘Nothing like firmly grasping your son’s hand while spooning him on his wedding day. Getting her last kicks in, I guess’.

Another commented: ‘She looks like she’s desperately clutching his hand. It just looks awkward’.

And a third said: ‘The death grip on the husband’s hand is telling.’ 

Social media users were quick to comment on the bizarre photograph, with one Redditor writing the woman looked as if she was 'desperately clutching his hand'

Social media users were quick to comment on the bizarre photograph, with one Redditor writing the woman looked as if she was ‘desperately clutching his hand’

One user commented that the mother-in-law’s display was ‘beyond disturbing’, while others advised the couple to move ‘far far away from the clutches of his mother’. 

‘Oh lord please grant this DIL (daughter-in-law) and DH (darling husband) the serenity to move far, far away from the clutches of this mother’, the baffled Reddit user wrote.

Another user added: ‘She must have been laughed at by every relative who saw that wedding picture. What a fool.’ 

Another user commented that the mother-in-law's display was 'beyond disturbing', while others advised the couple move 'far far away from the clutches of his mother'

Another user commented that the mother-in-law’s display was ‘beyond disturbing’, while others advised the couple move ‘far far away from the clutches of his mother’

Others shared that they had similar photographs from their own weddings, with one Redditor revealing she has a picture of her mother-in-law in an identical pose.

She revealed: ‘LOL… I have a picture of my MiL doing the exact same death grip on my DH on our wedding day! I suspect emotion got the better of her though in our case.

‘She has her moments (don’t we all) but DH has always been the keeper of firm boundaries.’

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