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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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    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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    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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    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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    I still am and I'm sick of it it's unfair its not my fault that look the way I do and I can't change just with the touch of a button it's horrible knowing that people talk and hurt...
    hitomiyoshida hitomiyoshida 16-17, F 4 hrs ago

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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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    I have not had contact with my family since I was 13 and to be honest I have never missed them. People say that blood is thicker than water...but it didn't matter to them and it...
    ultimatehacker ultimatehacker 26-30, M 3 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    Restless, is a bit of an understatement. I apparently can have full blown sex while I'm asleep and not remember much about it. It has gotten so bad that I have told my partner that...
    Lightandshadows Lightandshadows 31-35, M 15 hrs ago

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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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    I want to wake up in the morning and see my husband.He can even snore, then his/our children come to us.Our meals will be celebrated. I want together with children through the park...
    ScarlettMelanie84 ScarlettMelanie84 31-35, F 6 hrs ago

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    My family treats me like dirt under their shoes. They think I'm an unwanted child, since I was an accident, and they already had my brother. When I was 12 years old, I met someone...
    lunablue13 lunablue13 16-17, F 5 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    My father's side of grandparents are... quite a character. They are farmers, but far from 'nice country folks'. They can be really greedy and ignorant, and I was shunned when I was...
    Eugene214 Eugene214 26-30, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I have an awesome and completely zany & dysfunctional family :)
    euphorian euphorian 16-17, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Family time with my Little baby girl and baby boy... I swear i love this picture
    armywife42 armywife42 18-21, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    My grandmas death was a day i wont ever forget . I was on the train ride home from downtown with my friends. I had a really fun time considering i have been so worried about my...
    leavinginjuly leavinginjuly 16-17, F 11 mins ago

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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 6 days ago

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    Keniaga838 Keniaga838 31-35, M Sep 23

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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 2 days ago

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    I badly need advice. I am starting to develop hate and indifference towards my parents because of what is happening right now. This all started when my father got sick which...
    lovealaska lovealaska 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 21

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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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    I love visiting new countries and experiencing their cultures! When I was 13 I travelled to Austria and Germany to play soccer on a team USA. We competed against many other...
    Zwjenkins Zwjenkins 22-25, M Sep 20

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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 5 days ago

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    I am an introvert in a family of extraverts. I need my quiet alone time and being in a crowd drains me, whereas they all get their energy from being around other people. They don't...
    crochetedgirl crochetedgirl 22-25, F Sep 23

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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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    So i walk through the front door into the living room after being out with friends for a couple hours and I see my 12 year old brother with a temper and in tears and my mom really...
    xsimplysara xsimplysara 16-17, F 6 Responses Oct 11

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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 3 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 2 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 a week ago

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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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