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I Am No Longer a Part of My Own Family

This is for all of who are hypothetically orphaned. 39 People

    I Can Empathise With You

    Oh Hi my name is Fiona. Poor you!  I can so empathise with you. Basically you were abused and you didn't deserve what happened to you. I was also but in a different way.  I recently tried to reconcile with my sister who is the only living relative but she didn't want...
    EnglishRose EnglishRose 51-55, F May 16, 2007

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    They Have All Left My Life.

    For all my life I have been the black sheep in my family.  I admit I was rebellious, and yes had a wildish nature.  I was brought up in a strict catholic family.  Communicating any type of negative emotion was not allowed.  I was not allowed to...
    PiscesDream PiscesDream 46-50, F 4 Responses May 16, 2007

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    It's Their Loss

    They miss out on a great person. They love to mess with my mind. They hate me for an unexplained reason they're not willing to share. They expect me to let them walk all over me. They owe me a lot! Yet they act like they do no wrong, but point a finger at me. They tell me...
    noaht43 noaht43 41-45, T Oct 31, 2012

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    I Am An Outsider In My Family.

    A dog would get better treatment that I have gotten, My father is an alcoholic and my mother is co-depend ant, talk about dysfunctional. My mother was always more a friend than a parent she use to buy me cigarettes at the age of 12 and I would tell her everything including when i...
    shelly69 shelly69 31-35 4 Responses Feb 15, 2009

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    My Sad Family Story!

    Hi, I just recently joined the group and read the stories. It sounds like people have had a really tough time with their families By comparison, I have had it easier. My parents are not abusive, addicts or have kicked me out. But they have hurt me in a number of ways and...
    PapaDulce PapaDulce 26-30 Jan 16, 2012

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    I feel like I wanna tear my own head off at times. Their ignorance can be so great, yet they somehow make me the bad guy for it. Everything I do is wrong, it's never good enough...
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    I hate the term black sheep simply because I love sheep their my favorite animal and I wear primarily black or dark colors. I am the outcast of my family but not because I am a...
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    I don't known how to feel when my mom acts like I'm always against her I'm dealing my own way with my family , and my husband is in prison in have my own things happening am I...
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    It's not my whole family it's my sister when she was about 15 she started running away it started out only lasting for 2 days then 5 days then a week now me and my sister are...
    faith1015 faith1015 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    Thank you Stiltcourt for the inspiration for this post. It's my life, another way. With extras for recent times. My life did this My heart and soul Sacrificed in bliss To hearts...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife 26-30, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Morbid confession. Sometimes when I meet new people and they ask about my family, I just say they're no longer with us. It's easier than having to talk about them.
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    Loretta78 Loretta78 36-40, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    deleted deleted 26-30 6 days ago

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    I'm the black sheep. I have two brothers and a sister, or should I say my mum and dad had 4 children 15 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren, I have no one. Not one of them...
    chockywhockydoda chockywhockydoda 51-55, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Am I over reacting? My husband cannot stop lying to me when it comes to things related to his family and I feel like I am not part of the family. Its taking a toll on me and the...
    Gammarays80 Gammarays80 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    FayetheBrilliant FayetheBrilliant 16-17, F 5 Responses Jul 21

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    Nearly a decade ago I moved away from my toxic family in an effort to avoid having an actual mental breakdown. I was numb. My parents are bare minimum suffering from Borderline...
    Frankenzombie Frankenzombie 36-40, M 2 Responses Jul 21

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    Idgaf15 Idgaf15 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    I come from a broken family. I'm the youngest out of 3. My dad was a big time alcoholic still is. My dad has been drinking since forever , he always got violent went to jail once...
    sioma17 sioma17 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    I can't really say I hate them, I just hate that when I am feeling down none of them noticed nor helped. I been having low self esteem since I was 12 and I was still holding my...
    CrescientStar CrescientStar 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    Hello, I have recently being disowned by my Family because of the choices I have made in my love life. I am a 26 y.o. girl, that is supposed to be an adult and make her own choices...
    marmar15 marmar15 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    He cares about them more than he cares about me. please bear with me till the end... First impression as I met them was nice. Despite his sister.. she was always right whatever...
    sahikat sahikat 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    we all hear(or even have stories of our own!)of crazy, dysfunctional families. I always thought my family was relatively normal with a few issues until today. I honestly don't know...
    sweetiepoo sweetiepoo 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 14

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