Originally Posted by Future Cruiser
I can only speak for myself, but this is why having kids onboard bothers me:
1. Even if the kids are "supervised," their parents let them do what they want to do.
2. Often kids get fussy when their parents make them do something they don't want to.
3. Many moms let their kids cry and do nothing about it when a little one is fussy.
4. I am mentally unable to block out talking kids and pay attention to the other adults.
If all this crap can happen on land, it can happen on a cruise ship too.
I think you know you are generalizing and are painting all children/parents with the same brush.
I hope you find and enjoy your child-free vacation.