At the same time, even though she had married into this new family, she would likely still be considered an outsider.
In families where a mother-in-law is lacking, there are likely to be much greater evils than the worst mother-in-law.
Abuse of the daughter-in-law is so common a circumstance, that unless it be especially flagrant, it attracts very little attention.
Another day, they declared her too lazy, spending too much time on the computer.
On another, they decided her cooking wasn’t up to snuff.
But they were my the clothes of my sister-in-law, Da Sao, married to my husband’s eldest brother.