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I Am No Longer a Part of My Own Family

This is for all of who are hypothetically orphaned. 36 People

    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 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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    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 41-45, F 4 Responses May 16, 2007

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    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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    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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    Seriously! at my age my friends are always teasing me for being single, their words are "When are you going to sentence yourself to life imprisonment" and i am just trying to joke...
    ShadesofWhite67 ShadesofWhite67 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 21

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    I feel like there's no one I can talk to in my family..my mom and dad are never home and when they are they're always arguing, my eldest brother is never home and is ******* my old...
    FriendOfARazor FriendOfARazor 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 25

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    Usually when someone says "family", I would think of a nice, warm, welcoming and happy family whereby the parents are supportive, the children have a good relation with each other...
    AoRagdoll AoRagdoll 13-15, F 4 Responses Dec 10

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    "You will lose friends but family is forever" what a lie that is what mu father raises me on i believed that for awhile then i was 6 and my parents split the thing is they where...
    Musicislife13417 Musicislife13417 13-15 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    ****TRIGGER WARNING**** Midnight mass, Christmas 2013. The year had been chaotic, but not in a terrible way. I graduated from high school, went off to a college on the...
    EverlyPond EverlyPond 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 3

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    I am here to just let it out. This is my first post. My mother gave me my name sake inadvertently as a child by telling me the story of the Cipher in the snow. She was sharing a...
    Cipherinthesnow2014 Cipherinthesnow2014 36-40 1 Response Nov 26

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    My father is an ambitious business man who hardly takes care of his own family. He's often abusive and can get savagely, physically violent. He has very conservative views. I often...
    DampierWolf DampierWolf 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 26

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    I had a difficult childhood as one of my parents passed away while I was 7. I recently live on another continent and haven't seen my family in more than a year. Although the...
    cradleaway cradleaway 22-25 3 days ago

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    ***this was like, 4 years ago now. But I just want to get this out, so. It's gotten better, but it's gotten worse too in some ways. My brother and I are closer now, though, and he...
    MyNameMeansLight MyNameMeansLight 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I hate my family because I am always the one who has to give in and sacrifice my own dreams and own freedom for the sake of someone else's. I don't want to go into much detail but...
    D2BA D2BA 18-21, F Nov 28

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    The final part! 20. I would own one python and one pistol if I had to. Rifles no. 21. I would get a car when I'm 16, Lamborghini Huracan Roadster LP610-4 2016. 22. I am in an...
    TetraZL TetraZL 13-15, F 35 mins ago

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    I have tittered on the fence while the rest of my family either delude themselves or ignore what my younger sister has become. I for one am done pretending. I am done dealing with...
    Breathe6 Breathe6 22-25, M Nov 30

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    As in, Family, your offspring. That's my duty. It is NOT my duty, however, to be everyone's ***** anymore. NO longer will I do everyone's taxes, take them to the doctor, follow...
    FreyjaInBattle FreyjaInBattle 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 3

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    I am a 21 year old college student. I have a narcissistic personality disorder, but am seeing a counselor and dealing with it day to day.My family has supported me my entire life...
    Anon0ne Anon0ne 18-21, M Nov 27

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    I've always loved kids. And that love grew even more when I started working in a daycare along with babysitting on the side. They bring such joy into my life and when I'm around...
    Thinklife Thinklife 18-21, F Dec 7

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    Hi everyone. I never saw myself as the type to join any sort of online forum. Truth is, it makes me very uncomfortable to read my own words. I felt like I needed to join today...
    TheGeiser TheGeiser 18-21, F Nov 25

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    Falling asleep is the easy part oddly. Throughout my day... In analyzing the words in a text, the phone call vs the text, the songs people share, the looks that last longer than...
    starkizzed21 starkizzed21 22-25, F Nov 29

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    WARNING: this is VERY long. During school and hanging out with friends, I can be the most talkative and cheerful person to be around. And that's what hides the truth back at home...
    vintagechick14 vintagechick14 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 10

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    I am the only child born to two only children. I changed schools a couple of times in high school then left my home town and school friends to live in London, then Europe, finally...
    scaaliwaag scaaliwaag 61-65 1 Response Dec 11

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    I was raised Roman Catholic, my husband had baptist / Roman Catholic influences growing up. I guess you could say we've leaned towards Christianity, but don't have any faith in the...
    Mythriel Mythriel 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 28

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    In my 43 years of life; "FAMILY" is what i missed, only. Nothing else. All I wanted in my life, Someday I too have a family of my own. I had have walk through all odds, struggle...
    Cowsir66 Cowsir66 41-45, T 1 Response Nov 27

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    Ever since I can remember, my immediate family members have looked out for themselves. My mom won't do something unless it's financially convenient for her and my half sisters...
    acamacho4 acamacho4 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 25

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    My BF and I have been together for over 2 years. Until I threw a fit (in private) until recently, they would plan vacations, weekend trips and holiday trips and he would be...
    kaitie94 kaitie94 18-21, F a week ago

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    And it continues... Had a brief conversation with my brother today. If you've read my past experiences you will know that my parents don't approve of my new girlfriend and my...
    Sapphire89 Sapphire89 22-25 3 Responses Nov 27

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    They don't understand. They don't see how much I hate my life. They make me feel about an inch tall and I'm miserable. Nothing I do is good enough. For example, I tried throwing my...
    reneeo11314 reneeo11314 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    From where we left off the previous time. 10. I have a toy poodle and a kitten. They both seem to get well with each other easily lol. 11. I am allergic to fresh cooked shellfish...
    TetraZL TetraZL 13-15, F 47 mins ago

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    I grew up in a very superstitious family. One superstition I was raised on is it's bad luck for a woman to cut her hair. My over dramatic Grandfather almost fainted when I cut my...
    anonymoussouthernbabe anonymoussouthernbabe 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    My father was Schizophrenic. My mother and him were both in the navy. He got my mom pregnant with me so she wouldn't leave him. But during her pregnancy he beat her, she had scars...
    AutumnTuesday AutumnTuesday 16-17, F Dec 6

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    sometimes i ******* hate my family...they dont give a **** about me at all and only care about my siblings,it really hurts...im still in high school and im facing so many...
    mylifeisfuckedup mylifeisfuckedup 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 10

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    Okay,I am getting closer to finally find out what's really going on and whats really wrong with me. I am in a weird mood now, it's like my whole family situation slowly stops to...
    9am3 9am3 18-21, F Dec 10

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    I finally trusted my mother again.. five years later, after she let me get raped, and threw me in a mental hospital then ran away. I stepped up as the bigger person and decided...
    babyjane96 babyjane96 18-21, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    Family Most people think of security, support, love, a safety net, a place to turn when the rest of the world is crazy, reassurance, a shoulder to cry on, or God forbid somewhere...
    zanyzoey zanyzoey 36-40, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    {four. I also removed the defrost board and located that the front and back was cleanse (No burnt marks or burnt parts) 5. Due to the fact I did not uncover anything Mistaken on...
    Joshua604a3xn8 Joshua604a3xn8 31-35, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Even though we are blood, my family is NOT my family. I do not belong with them. I don't know most of my family. And I look forward to the day, when I have a family of my own...
    CreoleItalianwoman CreoleItalianwoman 31-35, F 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    There are many things in this life, the searing apocalyptic fantasy, I can no longer endure. I am no longer able to sustain their disgusting looks when I do something they find...
    sadsunset sadsunset 18-21, F Nov 22

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    I am the youngest of 3 children. I have a sister (Laura) who is 21 and a brother (Robert) who is 18. My mum and dad divorced 7 years ago and my mum raised us on her own. And she...
    kellywedgieknickers kellywedgieknickers 18-21, F Nov 28

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    It's official. I want my grandfather to move out and get his own apartment again. I can't deal with him here, up my ***, in my business, every single ******* day. He is driving me...
    MeowOnMe MeowOnMe 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    My family is not dysfunctional as it is weird. I guess i consider my family dysfunctional in the sense that by what society dictates a family should behave and be, well, my family...
    Gatikasensual Gatikasensual 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 10

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    Ever since I was a child I hated my family. Mainly my distant family and sometimes my close family. They have always put me down, making fun of my weight, how I look, and what I...
    ksgirl93 ksgirl93 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 10

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    It's my last night. Tomorrow, I'm moving back to my folks. After almost 3 years of living alone for college with the exception of returning some weekends, now I am permanetly...
    Real2Ann Real2Ann 22-25, F Dec 11

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    My in-law are very different from my family. My family is successful, social and very giving. I was raised by my grand-parents, who have always worked hard physically and always...
    pinok pinok 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago