My cousins took my Nintendo 3DS that I spent 3 summers saving for ($320). And personally I trusted them a lot.
I feel very betrayed/bitter towards them. Plus stealing at age 13 is definitely not acceptable nor is it at any age.
I don’t know what to do about it I definitely don’t feel like my property is safe while they are visiting and I want to confront them about it to see if they took anymore of my items. It’s not like I keep inventory of all my items throughout my house. I know I didn’t just misplace it because I had it in my room and it somehow shows up at my Grandma’s house after they left.
1) What do you think is the best approach towards stealing when its a teen? And how do I get ALL of my stuff back?
2) How can I prevent this from happening again without being paranoid?
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