I Am Having a Terrible Mothers Day

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    Ok, so my terrible Mother's Day begins at 11:30 pm the night before. My sig other calls to tell me his mother (a one time cancer survivor) has passed from this life. The next day (Mother's Day) my own mother stands me up for our movie date! I was literally standing outside the...
    ZadZac ZadZac
    1 Response May 8, 2011

    It's Been Horrible Since Yesterday.

    Yesterday my mom offered to take my daughter overnight so my boyfriend and I could have alone time together, it was her gift to me for Mother's Day. Nice huh? I thought so. I was pretty excited because I know that once this baby comes there is going to be no such thing as "alone...
    CuteInChaos CuteInChaos
    18-21, F
    May 8, 2011

    Never Happy

    I just wish my family would surprise me or do something special. I always get verbal gifts. I'd be happy with something small. I just want to feel special & appreciated. A mom of 2 daughters. One is 14 & one is 11. My husband is just not the hearts & flowers type. I know I should...
    rbrooks8 rbrooks8
    May 14, 2012

    Not Really Terrible...but Not What Was Anticipated

    My son and niece went out in the early evening to watch tv at a friends house. ...later that evening my niece called...they were both in the hospital.  They were attacked by five youths.  Two women and three men vs. my son and niece.  Knife threats and a head...
    Yohanna Yohanna
    36-40, F
    2 Responses May 11, 2009

    Unappreciated Mother Of 5

    Every year I hope that my family will surprise me with a gift. I have 5 children, 3 of whom are 21 plus. My husband never does anything and I wait for the day to end. We give my mother a gift and everyone watches her open it, then I clean up and that is it. I go to sleep with...
    Eileen5 Eileen5
    1 Response May 14, 2012

    Im Forgotten

    My sisters, daughters and granddaughters all celebrated with my stepmom at a mother daughter banquet before mother's day. They posted their photos on facebook for my mom and I to see. I got a 'happy mother's day' note from each of them on facebook-Im sure they celebrated with...
    1eyedking 1eyedking
    56-60, F
    1 Response May 13, 2010

    It'S Always Been Tough

    Mother's Day has always been really hard for me. My mom passed away when I was a few months old. When I was younger I remember asking my dad about her. He would just say she had to leave. I don't remmeber her which makes things even harder. Every year at mothers day I would hug a...
    thehabsgirl thehabsgirl
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 18, 2013

    Been Waiting All Day

    My daughter did not take the time to visit, call or sent a message ... one more day in my lonely life then.
    kinkitty kinkitty
    36-40, F
    13 Responses May 11, 2008

    I feel hurt. My bf didn't acknowledge Mother's

    Day. I told him I was disappointed. He said that it's not the right time to address it....it just hurts.
    segadimo segadimo
    31-35, F
    Mar 30, 2014
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