While I understand your deep concern for your grandson Tommy and your disappointment in your son Mike’s behavior, disrupting his wedding might not have been the most effective way to address the issue. It’s clear that you care deeply for your family and want the best for them, especially Tommy. However, publicly humiliating Mike and his new bride may have strained relationships further.
A more constructive approach could have involved private conversations with Mike before the wedding, expressing your concerns and urging him to take responsibility for his role as a father to Tommy. It’s important to communicate your feelings and expectations calmly and directly, emphasizing the impact his actions have on the family.
Now that the wedding has taken place, consider reaching out to Mike in a more reconciliatory manner. Encourage open communication and express your desire for him to be actively involved in Tommy’s life. This may be an opportunity for healing and rebuilding family bonds.
While your intentions may have been rooted in love and concern, it’s crucial to find ways to address family issues without causing irreparable damage to relationships. Open dialogue and understanding can pave the way for positive change and the well-being of everyone involved.