I Am Leaving the Country to Get Away From My Dad

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 10 People

    I Already Did This

    I moved overseas 8 years ago for many reasons. One of the main reasons was to get away from my overbearing father. Although I have no regrets about the move, I have to tell you I am still ambivalent about how much better I feel about being at the other side of the world from...
    slacka slacka
    46-50, M
    1 Response Oct 8, 2006

    I Am Leaving This Country B.cc I Cant Stand It Here Anymore

    My mother is driving me nuts and I have a great guy in Egypt who has stood by me for 7 years good and bad. Why should I stay here and be miserable? My mother controls my life and gets mad when I actually make my own decisions as if I can not do it? I am 31 years old and its...
    zekrasgirl zekrasgirl
    31-35, F
    Nov 30, 2007

    My dad is a druggie and drunk.

    . I don't feel safe at home because of his rage. He threatens to kill me and beat me till I die. There has been times where he's choked me and struck me, but I can't do anything because I'm not strong enough. I'm scared to live in my house and scared every time he opens a beer...
    garrett123321 garrett123321
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 26, 2014

    I adore my Dad, I would give him my heart

    if he asks for it. But lately he's been affecting my life negatively, I need to move on, I can't give more chances. After I am on my feet, I will go back to him, support him and love him. As for now, I need to get away!
    wishfullthoughts wishfullthoughts
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 16, 2014
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