I Am a Disappointment

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    I Have Grown Up To Be A Dissapointment...

    There's a lot I could put here but the beginning of the story had me in My own House living away from my family, and I was clueless about how to do it. I didn't know how to budget , I didn't know how to live, I was terrified of budgeting and sucked at it. So much...
    acircle acircle
    41-45, F
    7 Responses Oct 27, 2009

    My mother no longer seems to love me

    after an incident happened where i got a workman to do something for her and he didnt do the best job and charged a large sum i dont know if she thinks i delibertely got someone like him and i knew the quality of his work and it seems that other family members are making her...
    shcali shcali
    26-30, F
    Jan 17, 2014

    I got to private school

    and I have a sister that is a year and a half older and I don't know how to deal with all the pressure of having to apply and get into a high school. I feel like such a disappointment and i feel like i do't belong anywhere ever. I feel as though my family would be better off...
    emilyygomez emilyygomez
    16-17, F
    1 Response Sep 7, 2015

    I Don't Know Is it bad

    if I avoid my dad? He tells me he loves me, but I don't know. He's a big religious person, and he thinks I should be, too. But it's not that important to me as it is to him. I feel like he knows nothing about me. He can't even name my favorite music, movie, or even color. If I'm...
    Hitchtheturtle77 Hitchtheturtle77
    18-21, M
    1 Response Dec 18, 2013

    Husband has been acting distant

    for a while and ready to pick a argument for anything. To many mix emotions regarding my marriage right now. He's away for the week and we have not talked which is fine with me BUT not call my our son to see how's he is doing!?!? Really has me boiling and sad. It's like, he...
    tulipad tulipad
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Apr 25, 2014

    everyone expects so much more from me

    but I can't do it. I can't reach it and I can't be the person they want me to be... I don't know what to do anymore. I can't be the best at studies, my sports or even be a good person. what's the point in fighting the inevitable fact that I'm a disappointment
    RebelFighter RebelFighter
    16-17, F
    1 Response Sep 20, 2015

    my 16 year old daughter didnt

    even wish me a happy mothers day. I feel like just giving up .so much emotions going on inside me.
    kellycontreras kellycontreras
    26-30, F
    3 Responses May 11, 2015

    I Am The Black Sheep Of The Family And Will Always Be A Disappointment To My Parents

    I am 23 year old woman. I grew up in the streets of L.A. I have no children nor marriges I will graduate this fall with my Bachelors in Business Admin. with an option in Economics at Cal State LA I am a model and have been published world wide in magazines and books. I am the...
    CSULAcollege23 CSULAcollege23
    Jan 31, 2012

    To My Family Because.

    ... I smoke pot, I'm a lesbian and I'm a Witch.
    Lilyhammer420 Lilyhammer420
    26-30, F
    1 Response Sep 16, 2015

    Nothing I do is right

    even when I try to do something right. Nobody is ever fully 'satisfied' with me or the things I do
    00Broken00 00Broken00
    18-21, F
    May 22, 2015

    So I just told by a guy to go kill my self

    cause it'll make people's lives much easier . Now that **** makes me feel lower then low
    deleted deleted
    Sep 19, 2015

    Ever since I was younger,

    my father and me never had a really good relationship. He would always belittle me, and just today I was talking to him about taking some summer classes. Instead of being happy that I want to take summer classes he said he didn't care because My major is in Fine Arts. Art is...
    AurelHoxhaALB AurelHoxhaALB
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Apr 29, 2014

    I Live To Disappoint

    I am a disappointment to my family, the only people who at one point had expectations of what my life would be, and I have failed them. I am an only child, my parents have no one else to pin their hopes on. They like to ignore most of my problems, make believe that it's STILL...
    newmurderer newmurderer
    2 Responses Apr 27, 2010

    Not in college.. Should I go .

    .? Idk what I even wanna be.. It's probably too late to even think about but tf? I just don't wanna end up doing something I hate all my life and I don't wanna end up screwed in life.. Kinda wanna be a Barber, but idk?
    hungrybish hungrybish
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 18, 2016

    The world taught me everything,

    but I wasn't listening The world showed me all it's beauty, but I wasn't paying attention The world gave me the sun, but I hid in the shadows. The world gave me my smile, but I chose not to wear it. The world gave me my life and I gave the world another disappointment.
    worldonfire worldonfire
    18-21, F
    May 28, 2014

    Where Do I Go?

    I am 22 years old and still trying to find my way in life. I have interests but nothing that truly motivates me to act further. Feels like my life is on hold for now while I wait for something to happen. My father feels otherwise. He scolds or orders me to live the life he...
    theend15 theend15
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 30, 2013

    I Am A Disappointment

    everyday my mother will moan at me shouting, why can't you be this? why cant you be that?the truth is i don't know how to. i am a quiet person, i don't like to talk much but she thinks im being ungrateful and a complete idiot to her. i am a disappointment, she's always comparing...
    livinginspace livinginspace
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Dec 29, 2011

    I ****** up I ****** up with love I ****** up

    with life I just cannot stand myself anymore again I need to escape this reality and start anew But how?
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Feb 14, 2015


    I am the bad seed of the family. The ugly duck. The mistake. I want to change that. To be good at something. Be good at anything. I want to prove all of them wrong. I want to be someone in the family. Someone to be proud of. Everyone has something to make them stand out. But all...
    confusedanddone confusedanddone
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 24, 2013

    I don't know where to start this off,

    but I'll just first say that I can't do anything remarkable. I'm not special. I'm not good at anything. I'm just ordinary. I try so hard to change that, but nothing I do is good enough. I'm slowly starting to rethink all of this. I'm starting lose hope. I'm not seeing a...
    torr62 torr62
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 14, 2014

    That Could Have Been Me

    When I was younger, I was brilliant. I used to get outstanding grades and shining report cards. I didn't have many friends, but I was always happy. My teacher's all loved me and thought I was a joy to teach. But after I went to Comprehensive School, it all went down hill. I...
    Meeoko Meeoko
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Mar 31, 2010

    All I have are regrets.

    I regret everything that I have done in my short years of life have been full of regrets, and unhappiness. I feel like a waste of space, and a ****** fool because I am the one who mess up my life, and sadly no matter how hard I try and want things to get better I know it wont...
    RegretfullySO RegretfullySO
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 25, 2014


    I feel so sorry for my parents. From all accounts they were the popular ones in high school and when they had kids they ended up with me. I wasn't what they wanted I let them down at every junction in life. Now that I'm older they both want grand babies and a wedding to...
    lookin4sumthing lookin4sumthing
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Apr 15, 2009

    Don't even see the point.

    The thoughts are just swimming around in my head. And idk what to do :l Sorry, it's pathetic, there is just no other site that I know of where no one I know can see these.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Aug 16, 2014

    If I had one wish; I would wish

    for everyone to have a good life. To not have to worry about paying their next bill, or to go out or stay in, or to deal with any negatively from anyone including themselves. I'd wish for everyone to feel beautiful for who they are and I'd wish for everyone to see it and...
    torr62 torr62
    18-21, F
    Jan 1, 2015

    Year after year I continue to disappoint my

    parents. From getting pregnant with my son mere weeks after graduating high school (although he and his sister are the lights of their grandparents lives), plunging myself into debt with my compulsive spending, failing in college, and generally not being able to do the adult...
    SilentTears930 SilentTears930
    31-35, F
    Feb 5, 2014
    deleted deleted
    1 Response May 12, 2015

    I am currently a 15 year old in college.

    After attending an early entrance to college program my Junior year of high school for 2 semesters, I learned that I won't have the grades to come back in the Fall. I worked my hardest and gave my absolute all to get the grades that I did. I needed a 2.75 GPA and was just below...
    LoneWolf2113 LoneWolf2113
    22-25, M
    2 Responses May 4, 2015

    No matter how worthless you feel You can

    always impact someone else by your words or actions Be careful what you say or do
    torr62 torr62
    18-21, F
    Dec 14, 2014

    It Wasnt My Day

    I was told that i was a disappointment 3 times in 8 hours from people who meant a lot to me.
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Oct 27, 2009

    My Parents

    Apparently i am. my mom and dad say so a lot just cause my sis and bro get A's on there grades and i get B's or C's they cuss me out telling the worst things! like only a day ago my dad yelled cause i got a C that I was going to end up and ugly hobo that sells there body for sex...
    blackfire217 blackfire217
    22-25, F
    Jan 13, 2010

    Part One: Parents. It's one of the most

    important nights of holiday break: Christmas Eve. I woke up this morning feeling free, because FINALLY- no school, no stress, no homework! I had a plan. Over break, besides studying for the SAT, I was going to spend my time learning piano covers of "Trigger" and "Dareka Umi Wo...
    Metaphorphosis Metaphorphosis
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 24, 2015

    I graduated high school in June

    and applied for uni to study Early Childhood Education in university and I got in. I was excited and scared at the same time to move to another city and start living with complete stranger in a dormitory. I think the main reason I applied for uni was because all my friends did...
    ursula1607 ursula1607
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 27, 2014

    All my growing life..

    .I can't remember a time where my parents were proud of me for anything. What ever I did - was not good enough. I have never - ever achieved a sense of accomplishment involving my parents. My dad has since passed on (2001) - and my one everlasting regret - was never hearing how...
    failureintheireyes failureintheireyes
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Jun 18, 2014

    I feel like such a disappointment.

    To my family, my friends and myself. I feel i'm not good enough and won't be good enough for anything. I feel so ******* useless. I need help. Or better yet, a bullet hole in the head. So, i took this job, it's legit, but i don't fully have it. Trail type thing. Cleaning store...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 10, 2015

    Well tonight it just hit me again how much of a

    disappointment I am. I graduated valedictorian in high school, I went to a really good college where I got my bachelor's degree. Where am I know? A year after graduating college, I just got my first job as a food server. I'm ok being a loser or whatever, but what I can't stand...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 10, 2015

    Will My Children Forgive Me?

    It's been a hard 2 years - as a mother I'm not performing as well as I used to.  I'm blessed with undemanding children, but I can see their puzzlement as I stumble through each day, just trying to get the bare minimum done. It'll pass, I'm sure, I love my children too much...
    SimpleSimonette SimpleSimonette
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Apr 16, 2009

    I guess I'm too young.

    . too immature.. naive.. lack of experiences and responsibilities for you. But you can't change or hide the past. But the present, don't bother correcting it. Don't. I'll do it myself.
    deleted deleted
    5 Responses Apr 15, 2016

    It sucks. Staying up all night wondering

    why you're not good enough, looking in the mirror and having tears rolling down your face, being around your friends and feeling like your not welcome. Depression is probably the worst. And nothing it's harder when you have feeling for someone who makes you feel worthless. He...
    rawrsaysthekitty rawrsaysthekitty
    18-21, F
    Apr 25, 2014


    I've become everything I swore I'd never become. The thought of me drinking never went through my head. Low and behold some odd years later here I sit with a bottle at my side to comfort me and put me to bed. Smoking weed isn't bad, but at this point other drugs are looking...
    aBlackRoseBurial aBlackRoseBurial
    26-30, M
    5 Responses Feb 27, 2008
    needtotellnow needtotellnow
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 30, 2015

    I am I really am. I can't help

    but be a *****. Why do I even try? I am always angry and I am always annoying. Just why can't I change for the better.
    LoverOfAllSouls LoverOfAllSouls
    18-21, F
    Sep 13, 2014

    Why M I So Bad?

    i not only disappoint everyone i know .... but sadly i m sooo disappointed in myself .... i have got millions of things to do ... but m juz running away ... i want to hide my face and never show it to anyone in this world .... thrs no way tht i can be proud of something tht i...
    bored2dth bored2dth
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Mar 3, 2008
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