I Am Forgotten On Mothers Day

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    43 Year Old Ungrateful Son

    I have been crying for the past two days, and I really shouldn't because my 43 year old son, who I raised without the help of my ex-husband has never been any different.  From the time he was a little boy, he would see me preparing for mother's day with my Mom, he was a part of...
    lizzies62 lizzies62
    61-65
    2 Responses May 16, 2012

    I'M Still A Mother...

    I still consider myself a mother, even though the one baby I've ever been pregnant with ended up miscarried. Mother's Day is a really hard day...I hate feeling almost jealous of all my friends and family celebrating mothers. I'm not considered a mother to them since I never gave...
    DreamsofmyE DreamsofmyE
    31-35, F
    May 13, 2013

    Breathe

    Different... different than perhaps most mothers, but i am a mother. I lost son jeremiah, who would be turning 6 this year. My ex is now with another woman, and no-one is in "my" family to remember my status as a mother (though i still must remember my own mother and...
    cnmshay cnmshay
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 18, 2007

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    giftedshop giftedshop
    26-30, M
    Mar 14, 2013

    My Lonely Mother's Day

    I am mother of two sons, 25 und 21. I dedicated my life to them. I gave them love, my time (I gave up my career and stayed at home), money, journeys to places of cultural interest, everything in the world. They were able to develop all their talents. I taught them manners, how to...
    Jenthia Jenthia
    56-60
    Jun 5, 2012

    Forgotten On Mother's Day

    It has made me feel better reading the other stories. My son (22) forgets birthdays,Mother's Day and would forget Christmas if we did not all buy presents. My youngest daughter has just biroed a card and given me a half empty bottle of vitamin pills for a joke. My eldest told...
    louisecam louisecam
    51-55, F
    6 Responses Mar 14, 2010

    My Son Ignored Me On Mother's Day

    M y family is my son. He loves me I know, but on Mothers Day, the time I thought I would hear from him, he completely ignored me. I thought it didn't hurt, but it does. Here it is 2 days after Mothers Day and I'm crying. Sometimes he brings up that I did some things to him that...
    Tateanator Tateanator
    56-60, F
    48 Responses May 15, 2007

    Mother Asked To Babysit On Mother's Day So Daughter Can Go To Spa!

    My daughter had me babysit her 3 kids on Mother's Day so she could take her MIL to the spa! She did bring me a card and gift in the morning when dropping off her 3 kids at 8:30 am. She stayed for about 2 minutes! They then got home late at 7:30 pm. To make it even sting more she...
    Hurtfeelingshurt Hurtfeelingshurt
    56-60
    1 Response May 15, 2012

    Throw-away-mothrer

    I did the very best I knew how.  Yet, I failed.  Divorced after 25* yrs and they went where the money was.  I am all alone here (from orphanage) and really suffering. can anyone help me    Please
    pennyderry pennyderry
    61-65
    3 Responses Aug 6, 2011

    I am sad. I didn't get to spend Mother's Day

    with my son. Then when his dad brought him home I didn't even get a card or anything.
    michco michco
    26-30, F
    May 11, 2014

    How Could They Not Say Hay Mom

    I as of yet have not heard a word from all 3 daughters, Single mom and I did the very best I could,,they are all in there forties now,,,I think they are incredible woman , My mother was not in my life at all, and even thou she was not a loving mother, I cannot denie she was my...
    bearwoman5 bearwoman5
    61-65
    5 Responses May 8, 2011

    As usual, my parents forgot a holiday.

    My son and I called to remind them. Left them a message wishing them Happy Mothers Day. They didn't return the call with a thank you or happy Mother's Day back. We celebrated anyway. My son and I had a Mother's Day brunch at ABC country restaurant then hung out with my...
    singlemom1254 singlemom1254
    36-40
    1 Response May 10, 2015

    Its not so often i say that

    or even talk about this... But ... I believe that i am forgotten on mothers day. I dont know who to blame or even if i should be blaming anyone ... Its sometimes the worst feeling ever and yet i have tried to work on it for 6years and yet ... Nothing... I am deprived of being a...
    rb47 rb47
    36-40, F
    Jul 1, 2015

    Would-Be Stepmom

    Mothers day is bittersweet lately. I realize i'm not a mother in the biological sense, nor am i an official step-mother, but it would still be nice to get a lil recognition, ya know? Samantha did, though last minute and after-the-fact, acknowledge me yesterday, but i still feel...
    follower8705 follower8705
    22-25
    3 Responses May 13, 2013

    My First Mother'S Day And I'M Forgotten

    This was my very first Mother's Day and I have no gift, no card, no special outing, nothing to show for it other than the fact that I have a beautiful baby boy! My husband and I normally have a wonderful relationship and he made sure to remind me time after time to pick up a...
    LevisMama LevisMama
    26-30
    2 Responses May 13, 2013

    I'm Thinking Of You!

    Well I'm not actually a mother in the traditional sense. I won't get flowers or chocolates or even a mothers day card but I don't mind, I didn't give birth to any one. But I am the woman who holds and comforts a child when they are crying themselves to sleep at night. I am the...
    RobertaSunset RobertaSunset
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Mar 14, 2010

    Forgotten Mother On Mothers Day

    I am a single parent. I have a 37 year old daugher. I haven`t heard from her for two years today. I raised her the best of my ability. All I want is for her to be a loving, respectfull and honest person. It really really hurts me to my heart to be treated this way. I have called...
    icepie icepie
    51-55
    1 Response May 13, 2012

    Egnored On Mother Day

    My daughter is a 27 year old mother herself. She has 3 young kids. She has egnored me on Mothers Day ever since High School. I thought once she became a mother that would change, but it has NOT. She does this deliberatly. She know how much it hurts. When she got this new...
    lhoare lhoare
    56-60
    5 Responses Apr 22, 2011

    Totally Forgotten...

    I have never received a Mothers Day gift or card. Nobody ever remembers me. Oh well...I've gotten used to it now.
    hadyourchance hadyourchance
    36-40, F
    6 Responses May 12, 2012

    Yet Again.......

    My son and his family live across thr street  from me. I don't meddle, I babyset, I helped them to buy their house with my savings. Not even a phone call.I became a mother at age 17. No welfare, worked my *** off. He was an only child. I try to act like it does not matter, but...
    jackittywack jackittywack
    56-60
    4 Responses May 8, 2011

    My DH received two texts

    for Mother's Day. He never said it to me despite the fact I helped him raise his kids, financially cover child support for them, cover medical insurance... He avoided it this year because I want "our" family with him and to be a mother who to our own children who don't resent me...
    sammysstar sammysstar
    36-40, F
    1 Response May 10, 2015

    I have three grown up sons of 30,

    27 and 25. Have always done my very best for all of them and given them love and supportsince they were born. My youngest two never bother about mothers day birthdays etc. Although my youngest always wishes me a happy mothers day and gives me a kiss. My eldest son lives with his...
    anna10797 anna10797
    56-60, F
    Mar 15, 2015

    Always Slighted On Mother's Day, Birthday, And Christmas

    I raised 3 children by myself. I worked 2 and 3 jobs all the time to keep us afloat.I always managed to attend everything the kids had going on, including endless ballgames, dance lessons, etc.....I never forgot a birthday and they might not have had boo coo stuff like other...
    lordee05 lordee05
    46-50
    7 Responses May 13, 2012

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    giftedshop giftedshop
    26-30, M
    Mar 14, 2013
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