I Am Going To Have Thanksgiving Dinner Alone

no one but me alone at the table 16 People

    No Big Deal

    The worst part about Thanksgiving dinner alone, as opposed to the other 300 dinners I have alone all year, is that others feel sorry for you.  I like being alone, most of the time.  My parents are deceased, my sister is in another city and works plus I ...
    suzieQK9 suzieQK9
    51-55, F
    4 Responses Nov 26, 2009

    I Always Do

    I almost always spend holidays alone, although the last couple of years I have been able to spend some time with my niece at Christmas. Everyone just seems to go their own way and I get lost in the hustle and bustle of the holiday. I usually spend the days watching old movies and...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    Oct 13, 2012

    Well it sucks that my son (19 months)

    and I will be spending Thanksgiving alone. I'm no longer close to most members in my family, since my sister n law past in 2011. I feel like a failure as a mother, because I brought my son to my lonely world. I tried making friends, then I loose them, because sometimes I don't...
    astubble38 astubble38
    41-45, F
    Nov 22, 2014


    I'm not close to my family, and I don't have friends where I live, so looks like I'll be cooking for myself again this year. lol It doesn't bother me that bad, really. I'm used to it. I used to move around a lot, and spent a lot of holidays alone. Sure, it would be nice to have...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Oct 21, 2010

    My sister always has the family over

    for thanksgiving. I used to work until 3pm on Thanksgiving. She always served dinner between 1 and 2 so I got leftovers. Now that I work 3-11pm she's serving dinner at 4. My BFs mom always serves dinner at 4 and this year offered to change her plans so I could join them. I...
    fiftysomthin fiftysomthin
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Nov 27, 2014
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