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I A Mother of Four

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    No one really can make you understand how hard life can be.  When we are children we react differenly to the way are parents act and how they deal with life and the short comings of the things they want for us and themselves.  But once we become parents we see what they were...
    missamberlawrence missamberlawrence 31-35, F Dec 4, 2011

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    I cannot make amends with family members who do not see my motivations as sincere. They believe I'm playing some kind of sophisticated con game to get them to give me something...
    AggiePride15 AggiePride15 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    As a kid, my mother was very absent. After her and my father separated when I was four, I saw her very little throughout the years. At the age of 10, I saw my mother the last time...
    Erealia Erealia 18-21, F Jan 20

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    My step grandfather abused me until I turned 18. My mother (I refuse to user the term Mum, for that indicates a person who is loving and caring) knew what he was like, but chose to...
    Fuzzball1 Fuzzball1 56-60, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Recent events demand a new perspective to my experience with my mil. Everything we lived through with her somehow settled into familiar reactions from her, but with our changed...
    stellera stellera 51-55, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    I am a mother of five children I finally had my boy in 2014 I have 4 girls as well 13 is the oldest two are premature when they were born I had preeclampsia Eclipse and toxemia to...
    charbaby801 charbaby801 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 5

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    Can't believe I actually found this. I just got off the phone with my mom (big fight where she hung up on me), and I typed in "what do you do if you have a crazy mother" and this...
    paisleyapple paisleyapple 41-45, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Back in the fourth grade I remember feeling like crap in the morning. I skipped breakfast since it was so bad. I told my dad, but he brushed it off and sent me to school anyway. I...
    Erenjaegertitans Erenjaegertitans 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    My mother in law moved in with us from across the country at the drop of a hat. She has not a penny to her name, although now she works part time and still has no money to...
    daydreamr611 daydreamr611 26-30, F Jan 3

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    I am a wife and a mother to my four children. I have been so blessed to have two boys and two girls.
    mominlingerie mominlingerie 36-40, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Hello everyone. I never wanted to resort to this, but I feel I am out of other options. Let me start from the beginning. When my mother, Dee, was 9, her father was shot in the head...
    NikkiNINTR NikkiNINTR 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I hate the woman... I hate the woman who calls herself my Mother, but is a farce... She killed my Mother and robbed her of her child...and me of my Mother... She has several...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I grew up, like most of you, not knowing that my "normal" was not normal. I was really raised by my grandmother, who taught me what real love and affection was. She died when I...
    languedocienne languedocienne 26-30, F Jan 13

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    My relationship with my mother was never, and continues to be, in good standing. She's never been the easiest person to talk to and quite frankly I do my best to keep my personal...
    D14ee D14ee 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 15

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    Both my mother and grandmother, who's now deceased, bullied me around until I left the family for good. I decided not to have toxic people in my life because life is much too...
    AggiePride15 AggiePride15 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I didn't know who I am. I was nine years pld and my mother had left me because of my father. My mother was easily irritated, and she needed every hair in place. To say, I really...
    ThatsLife4Tomboys ThatsLife4Tomboys 16-17, F Jan 8

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    this is something I had to go through in my life.. I have a family , mother and siblings but no father , he died many years ago.. my relationship with them is really bad , I hate...
    shorok shorok 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 16

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    I was applying for college summer schools. I had managed to get into Stanford for a course in Physics, something which was a very big deal for me and I was super excited. The day I...
    NebulaNix NebulaNix 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 18

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    She manipulates me, makes me feel guilty when I am not guilty, she says everything I do is disgusting, she looks at me with disgust, she talks crap about me and twists stories to...
    hollyissad hollyissad 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I haven't written anything in the past few months but today is the last day before we start a new year. Let's see...it's been more than a year and seven months since I moved into...
    destinii3 destinii3 31-35, F Dec 31, 2014

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    I have a step daughter my husband had an affair and she is the result. I forgave him and was fine with it as long as she stayed with her mother. In her final year of school she...
    Mish686 Mish686 41-45, F 5 Responses Jan 7

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    My mother angers me. She's almost impossible for me to talk to. Most everything I say "is a lie." If you can't speak quickly and straight to her, you're "making up a story." She'll...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 1 Response Jan 15

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    well first of all I feel really sad to even join a group like this... but my mother gives me no choice. I am a 19 year old girl who studying on uni never touched a sigarette in my...
    agirlinlove44 agirlinlove44 18-21, F 6 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    Sometimes I feel like I hate my mother so much I just don't want to talk to her for years. I know it seems unfair, but I just feel like maybe if she gave me a little space on my...
    Wewerethereinthattime Wewerethereinthattime 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    I am a mother and I love being a mother. I actually was crying the other day about my son going to school.....he is one! Yeah, I just can't handle the thought of those babies...
    snowbabe3 snowbabe3 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    Before the divorce between my parents, my mother and I were really, really close. We were each other's best friends. She is the most important person in my life. After the divorce...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 14

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    I saw a facebook status today; a girl complaining about those who say "horrible" things about their own mothers, and disrespectful it is... Though this was just an idiotic, naive...
    urlaame urlaame 18-21, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I really hate my mother .... she is a very idiot person who cares for none ... if anything happens like my mother told me come to big bazzar and if i told " sorry mom.. i cant...
    kattynair kattynair 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    As it's Christmas, my least favorite time of the year, I started thinking about Mary in the Christ story. Mary was a single mother carrying around a baby with whom there was no...
    singlemom1254 singlemom1254 36-40 Dec 29, 2014

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    Hi, all. I don't have a PA mother but I DO HAVE a PA Father. Wow! The devil IS a liar. Reading these posts gives me a sense of relief that I'm not overreacting, but simply...
    RWilson77 RWilson77 51-55 1 Response Dec 29, 2014

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    Some of My friends don't understand me. For good reason. I have been honest about how hard it's been. One of my really good friends is no longer in my life by my choosing. She had...
    tlee5001 tlee5001 22-25, F Jan 1

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    Well, I have issues with BOTH of my Mother In Laws. I like one just a little more than the other, but besides that 2 Mother Inlaws are just double the trouble. I have two because...
    galaxygurl galaxygurl 26-30, F Jan 3

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    It's taken 30 years but I finally am able to pinpoint a major cause of tension between my my mother and myself. I always thought other mothers behaved similarly, so I dismissed a...
    oldestdtr oldestdtr 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    I don't have sweet mother..so i always wonder i wish i had a sweet mother like treat me as a treasure.. i often want to chat with..not sometimes. and if i find you pretend to be a...
    juryandrews juryandrews 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 19

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    My mother had me out of wedlock back in the 50's when it was disgraceful to do such a thing. She really thought my father would marry her but he did not. I was sent to live with my...
    jcountygirl jcountygirl 51-55, F a week ago

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    My Mum has always hated me. She couldn't wait to throw me into hospital when I was a child and when I was starting to feel better, she would put me into a rehabilitation home. My...
    Fuzzball1 Fuzzball1 56-60, F 4 days ago

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    I find it interesting that my four year old helps more often with cooking and chores than my husband. My husband does not work, but he will walk into the kitchen and make these...
    moonchild0315 moonchild0315 36-40, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Im naked, on all fours, my long hair is down and my big udders are hanging. I have my *** high in the air What happens next......?
    ifyouwant ifyouwant 41-45, F 3 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    I love my mother very much even though we hardly get along. In fact it gets very volatile at times, but i admire her strength and her ability to endure. She is the reason...
    thejase thejase 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 1

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    Okay, my parents are divorced, and we're moving soon. My mom decided to call up her friend, who is also the mother of one of my friends. My mother's friend is obnoxious, and...
    ahc201 ahc201 18-21, F Jan 3

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    Okay so my bf approached me last November and asked if he could bring his mother out to stay with us for "a little bit" so that we could help her get back in her feet. She was...
    iksinsiwalemap iksinsiwalemap 26-30, F Jan 4

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    Fate has been very cruel to both my husband and me. I lost my two precious angels to a lethal lung disorder called alveolar capillary dysplasia. We have an elder daughter named...
    catherinesingh15 catherinesingh15 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    The second anniversary of my mom’s passing is coming up soon, January 30th. Had she of lived just a few more weeks she would have turned 89 on February 10, 2013. My mother had...
    miryam57 miryam57 56-60, F 2 Responses Jan 12

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    Just a few minutes ago my mother came into my room and started talking about my college funds. And how I'd have to get a job (I'm 14) to save up for my college. I agreed that when...
    averydaviss averydaviss 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 13

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    I wish it wasn't true. I wish I didn't hate my mother but its the truth. She makes me very uncomfortable. I feel like I can never be myself around her. I cant be fun wild eccentric...
    onetouchpop onetouchpop 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 18