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I Am Different to the Rest of My Family

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 151 People

    Is There Something Wrong With Me.

    All member of my family are normal what i mean by normal is that they are like the majority of people you find in the world. they are christian and try to do what the bible want them to do and they do and i am happy with my family and we are all happy and i know that the source...
    draculesp draculesp 22-25 1 Response Jul 23, 2011

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    For a Variety of Reasons....

    Well firstly, I am twenty years younger than my siblings I am only one of them to have attended University or continued education after High School I do not believe in sex or living with somoene only after marriage I am human rights orientated- and therefore stand up for...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Sep 7, 2008

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    Never Good Enough

    In my family everyone is really smart and well achieved i have six siblings and i'm in the middle. I have three older siblings 2 brothers and a sister, and then 2 below me a brother and another sister. All of my sibling are very mature for their age, and they all are extremly...
    rzappa rzappa 18-21 2 Responses Apr 15, 2011

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    A Bad Bunch

    all they rest of my family smokes and drinks and does drugs i dont do a single one of those im active in my church i work with kids i dont get into trouble im a vegan i the good kid and it makes me feel good that im going someplace with my life other then jail!
    justjessica justjessica 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 16, 2008

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    Jersey City

                    My family is full of liars and over exaggerating people. My siblings all steal and lie about every little thing and my parents are money hungry and don't have any jobs. I am 19 and still living under their roof for the sake of my mother, but now she...
    HopeTheKid HopeTheKid 18-21, M 2 Responses May 26, 2012

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    ...but there are so many things that bother me about them. I'm currently 18, my boyfriend is 21. I moved in with my boyfriend and his family (his mom, two brothers, and two sisters...
    lostinparadisee lostinparadisee 18-21, F Sep 27

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    "Being different is good!" "You're not like every one else." "You're special!" These are usually the first few phrases that people say to either try to comfort someone or reassure...
    mushu169 mushu169 22-25, M Oct 5

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    Hi guys. So my dad has been really stressed out these past few months due to an injury that has occurred to the back of his neck. They say it's an cord impingement I think it was...
    ny6424 ny6424 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 5

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    Laurenazrj90 Laurenazrj90 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 30

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    I wish life was different. I'm having huge fights right now with my family, because they just don't understand me at all. My parents are disappointed because I don't earn more...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M 2 Responses Oct 8

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    It's not that I don't like my family, but more of....I don't like who I am and who I've become since living with my family. Ever since I was 13, I was mostly living alone by myself...
    tanasiluv tanasiluv 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 13

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    Are you one of those women who really love to wear silk long scarves? If yes, it is very important that you are familiar about some of the most popular ways on how to wear your...
    edr567 edr567 26-30, M Oct 15

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    Peter: It's already done. I dropped them all off at Toys for Toddlers last night. Brian: All? Peter, only one gift was for charity, the rest were for the family. Peter: No, the...
    ThereIsNoName ThereIsNoName 31-35, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    But sometimes family are not the blood relations you are born with. My blood family is basically my mum and my brother. I never grew up with cousins and uncles and aunts. In my...
    wingeyes wingeyes 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 30

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    I to wished my life was different, it led me to take drastic action while still in high school. But I have excepted the way things are now. Unfortunately one cannot change the...
    katyarty katyarty 51-55, F 6 days ago

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    My mother and I got into a small spat because I consider some people my family. She's so hot headed about blood and marriage it drives me up the wall. Her 'half sister', my aunt...
    RyskerSein RyskerSein 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 8

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    My mom and dad are split up. I got in a fight with my dad, and I don't talk to him, his other two kids (I live with my mom and my sister) and the rest of his family. It's missing...
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 1 Response Oct 12

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    first off, I do love them but I cannot stand them I feel like I have been deceived by them but its also my fault for allowing myself to be so gullible. I moved away to Arizona from...
    onebeliever onebeliever 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 25

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    I met my husband 10 years ago, he is divorced and so am I. He has 2 children from a previous marriage and I had none. We then had our daughter now 8. My step daughter is 21 and...
    fleezz fleezz 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 3

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    I see all these different posts about people who "hate" different people in their family and I ask myself "what the hell is wrong with you"? I know some have real issues so don't...
    Sims11 Sims11 31-35, M 3 Responses Oct 9

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    I am the mother of children with different fathers. Right away when people hear that, they think bad things. They judge incorrectly. I never actually thought I would be in this...
    Col308 Col308 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 10

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    He is screaming in my face. my whole face is wet from all the tears I'm crying, his breath makes me feel cold. I am trying to look away, I can not risk holding my head up and see...
    Theworldisminenow Theworldisminenow 18-21, F Oct 15

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    My father passed away when I was only three months old, my mother left my sister and I when I was one year old. My sister and I were split up after that. I went with my grandpa on...
    dwnrtwnr dwnrtwnr 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    Jewelgzr Jewelgzr 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 24

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    My brother and mother were diagnosed with schizophrenia at about the same time when I was around 9. I don't remember much from that time but I miss them. I wish I could have my...
    sighted sighted 22-25, M Sep 27

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    I'm at a loss really... this family dysfunction has gone too far. It's affecting my schoolwork, how I function at work and who I am as a person. I am in my last year of studies...
    Ashlaaay Ashlaaay 22-25, F Sep 28

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    I've just started a new blog at www.colliesjournal.com, talking about my step family experience. Here is one of my stories... According to childwelfare.gov/adoption/stepparent...
    colliesjournal colliesjournal 41-45, F Oct 10

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    Just today I was at a funeral. My great-granddads. All of my family were there and at the wake everyone was talking to each other etc. All of my cousins were sitting at a table...
    delilahmaewilliams delilahmaewilliams 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 26

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    I wish I had a different family sometimes, but then I stop and look, and see how lucky I am. I should be more grateful and appreciative that I have a family of my own.
    raspberryicetea raspberryicetea 13-15, F Oct 12

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    The fact is that I love that i'm different. I know that I am just more than others. I know that as I get older I will become even more successful. My friends look up to me as their...
    cunning01 cunning01 13-15, M 6 days ago

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    I went to my dad's family this summer, they are from a different country and I barely speak their language. I was mostly spending time with my cousins and sister. One day I was mad...
    nowherewego nowherewego 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    I wonder sometimes what I did in a past life to be stuck with this family, my mum hates me and has disowned me loads of times because I dont get on with my sister and avoid her, my...
    ymasxatl ymasxatl 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 2

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    Doesn't seem to matter how much time passes or how much more damage is done. The thing that never seems to change is that my parents refuse to acknowledge the abuse that has...
    wbmw wbmw 31-35, F Oct 13

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    So this picture is a rare one indeed. I am almost never around children, but when I am. I have had some good times. I love my cousin's kids that I only once visited. I always hated...
    colorstone colorstone 31-35, M Oct 4

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    I was born in a different country. My mom used my dad to get to America and abandoned me when I was 6, right after she got into the states . I was abused and neglected by my father...
    SZoa SZoa 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 7

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    For some reason I just wasn't the type of person people wanted to be friends with. Ostracised before even starting school: I was not welcome into groups, snubbed by people, was...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 70+, F Oct 14

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    Like a year ago I went extremely rebellious on my parents. >They gave me a 6pm curfew, I came home gone midnight- spanked. >They asked for my phone, I put it in my bra and told...
    naughtyivy naughtyivy 13-15, F 7 Responses 5 days ago

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    My family does things a little differently... Men work, and come home and have the meals ready, table set, and the house cleaned. Women work, clean, cook. Dads have talks...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Press up or all the way down to navigate among weeks. Enter to pick out. Escape to close datepicker. Your departure day have to be in just 4 months right after your arrival date...
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    Willy52yt Willy52yt 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 26

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    It's fair to say my experience of growing up was rough: my mother had bipolar disorder, BPD and a few other things. At one point, our relationship got so bad (read: one or both of...
    EmThor EmThor 18-21, F Oct 6

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    Jenipe Jenipe 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 24

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    My grandmother texted me 8 times to tell me good night and called me once to tell me she loved me and how I needed to rest. Ten minutes later she asks me how my day was. Love her...
    VanishedDea VanishedDea 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 4

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    My dad is the type of dad to tell you about how it would be wiser to allow him to buy ingredients and cook a delicious meal than to spend a hundred just for a very slight meal in a...
    acitythatneverwakesup acitythatneverwakesup 16-17, F Oct 5

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    That's what I call them when my dad blows up at me: Judgment Calls. It all started, according to him, last week. I ran into my mother's hope chest in my room. I ran into it hard...
    CatalinaVanilla CatalinaVanilla 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 12

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