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I Am Sad About My Mother

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    The Downward Slide

    I got word from my father that my mother injured herself "falling out of bed."  Evidently he was the only one home when this happened at 4:00 pm.  Additionally my mom required stitches and it is believed (my father's belief) that her hand was cut on a...
    ginger1979 ginger1979 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 22, 2007

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    Loss of More Than Just a Mom, a Friend

    My mom was a super wonderful lady. She passed away a few years ago from a car accident. Here's the thing I was thirteen and had just started my period and we didn't have any feminine hygyiene products in the house so she went to the store to buy me some along with a few other...
    teenmania teenmania 16-18, F Aug 15, 2007

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    Changing Residences

    I am sad about my mother because in less than two weeks I will be placing her in a residential Alzheimer's care facility. I don't know how I'm going to manage this. Mama has been with me 24/7 for the past two years. I've taken about five days off so I could do things with...
    jw812 jw812 51-55 1 Response Oct 3, 2009

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    Sad and Angry......

    because she has been ill since january, and after many doctoe hospital appointment's we have only just been told she has live cancer, i am sad because sine febuary i have ask'ed repeatedly if she could have cancer because of the symtoms my mum has been showing.. all have said No...
    mini1 mini1 41-45 Jul 12, 2008

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    My Mother's 78th Birthday....did She Know What It Was About?

    July 1 is my mother's birthday.  This year she turned 78.  Her life is a horror of sorts given that she is being robbed of her faculties by Alzheimer's disease. I love her, and yet I wasn't there.  I feel sad but I am sure seeing her would have made me sadder...
    ginger1979 ginger1979 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 3, 2007

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    Family Crazyness

    Salvation comes to me from the strangest places.  I was listening to a radio program, "Coast To Coast AM".  The host was interviewing Dr. Barbara Oakley.  She had written a book, "Evil Genes".  Presto.  I had a clarification about what...
    gardenbug gardenbug 70+ Nov 30, 2008

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    We Just Don't Get Along...

    We just don't get along. It has been harder since i married Kirst, but lets hope xmas brings us all closer.
    tamkeen tamkeen 18-21 1 Response Nov 29, 2008

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    I Get Sad

    i get sad bout my mom that she is not livin her life the way she should be, that she limits herself that she doesnt have more outlets, i think of this a lot, i just want her to be happy
    Donalh Donalh 22-25, M 3 Responses Jun 14, 2008

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    Dog Pee

    It smells it's on their floor it doesn't get clent everyday it makes me feel so sad mum is getting older but can still use a mop why doesn't she keep it clean?! it makes me feel sad...............................    
    mysticmum mysticmum 36-40, F Aug 10, 2007

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    My Mom And Me

    When I was little I was so terrified of my mother because she had a really bad temper.  I feel like her temper was a very destructive force in my life, it affected everything and everyone.  She got mad about everything.  And I mean really mad.  I spent the year of grade 12...
    satelliteoflove satelliteoflove 22-25, F 1 Response May 5, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I realized the other day, that the reason I've been so sad lately is because I'm in mourning. I'm mourning the fact that my babies...are growing/have grown up. I have 5 children...
    momof51972 momof51972 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 13

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    I'm dealing with a lot of guilt for having become addicted to Marijuana over the past 3 years. I haven't been there 100% for her or our 17 year old daughter.
    kennybones kennybones 51-55, M 2 Responses Oct 30

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    Day 1. Spent all weekend at a friends house. Moved into my parents house last night. That's when it baca me real. Lying in a tiny bed with my daughter, listening to a mouse under...
    BlueEyedFaye BlueEyedFaye 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 4

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    I grew up in a very violent culture. I grew up on Long Island. A town known as CI or Central Islip. It was normal to walk over bodies on the way to school. Sometimes they were...
    quito1969 quito1969 41-45, M 5 hrs ago

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    This weekend was suppose to be one of the best weekends too look forward to in awhile it's my birthday weekend yesterday was my 17th birthday and it was okay nothing special I had...
    Loving1234 Loving1234 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 2

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    you know what kinda sucks. The fact I can't find any "experiences" posted by anyone on this site even closely related to what I am sad about. The fact that I have spent ?15? years...
    colorstone colorstone 31-35, M 4 days ago

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    1. I'm from Austria 2. I'm 18 years old 3. I grew up in an American family so legally I'm American 4. But I'm not proud to call myself one 5. I can't imagine a life with out cats...
    Nickname4me Nickname4me 18-21, M a week ago

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    I'm so scared of it somedays. People treat old people like a disease or like they are a joke. Just because of their outward appearance. Especially teenagers. It makes me so sad...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I think too much, about the minute details about it, (not in sadistic way though). I love fantacising about romancing with someone, from the start to the good night end. If I...
    yesilovethis yesilovethis 22-25, M 7 hrs ago

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    I actually don't but this is gonna be a thing and I'm gonna challenge myself because I'm lame as hell. 1. My name is Amy 2. I'm like pretty old 3. I go to high school wow...
    BringMePierceTheSirensAtSix BringMePierceTheSirensAtSix 13-15, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I am beyond frustrated. Because of a divorce and some other personal issues (that were not my fault), I was forced to move back in with my parents. I am 43 years old and have a...
    cosmowoman13 cosmowoman13 41-45, F 2 days ago

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    I feel like I wear a mask I don't even know who the real me is. I feel like crying, this isn't who or even what I was supposed to be I'm not happy at all. I barely have friends...
    Amaryllisflowers Amaryllisflowers 18-21, F 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I don't want it to define me. I don't want this experience to define me for the rest of my life but I have to validate my anger and sadness. I don't let those emotions become...
    KelseyLeigh123 KelseyLeigh123 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 11

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    I honestly believe my mother hates me...I've actually always felt it. I remember the first time I really realized it. I was about 4 or 5 yrs old, I was just waking up from some...
    HelenBak HelenBak 46-50, F Nov 9

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    Hello, I'm almost 14 years old and I'd like to share my experience. I always had a ruff time with my mother growing up. She was very quick to anger and really only had one way of...
    flowergirl115 flowergirl115 13-15, F 5 Responses Nov 4

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    1. I'm 34 2. I'm a mother of a six yr old 3. I love History 4. I love my child to the end of the world and back 5. I'm scared of being a bad mom 6. I know I'm a great mom 7. I have...
    zylahgirl zylahgirl 26-30 2 Responses Nov 3

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    I have so many problems and I'm sad all the time and i feel like its never going to get better. I'm seeing a shrink I don't trust because he and my mom are good friends since med...
    chocolatecurlz chocolatecurlz 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 13

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    This morning I woke up feeling I own myself a hug and a kiss.... My mother has made an effort in her sadistic way to make me shrink into nothing and make me feel terrible about...
    pistacchia pistacchia 46-50, F 3 Responses Nov 13

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    So yesterday was my birthday. It was great. I celebrated with my hubby and our beautiful son. I was anxious all day, expecting an unannounced visit from NM, because that's what she...
    Misstaco Misstaco 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 4

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    I am 41 years old and my mother has come to see my 8 month old daughter and I have realized fully that I don't like my mother and am just tolerating her. I don't even know if I...
    Marigold408 Marigold408 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 1

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    Hi, I am looking for wise words, support and hopefully some empathy. I am a 58 year old woman - wife, mother and Grandma. I have a strong faith but am being challenged to the...
    ER24 ER24 51-55 Nov 3

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    Thank you, if you're here reading this. I'm not sure how long this will end up being, so feel free to leave if you're busy. First of all, I'd like to say that I'm sorry. I'm sorry...
    milkcan milkcan 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 15

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    My bfs mom is so jealous and crazy. After 2 years of dating she still acts the same. She gets sad when my bf says hes going to my house, and gets mad when he goes out to dinner...
    madisonhayes123 madisonhayes123 22-25, F Nov 2

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    I just came to know that I failed in two subjects in college. I feel really really bad. I feel angry at myself for letting this happen. I don't know how break this to my mother...
    TheRedDevil07 TheRedDevil07 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 8

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    Lately thinking about being a cat mother. I think my cat is dying & I don't have the $ to do anything beyond taking her to the vet so they can tell me it will cost me more :( She...
    Goodbadladywoman Goodbadladywoman 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 27

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    Well my recent experience was very painful and sad thing. I met this lady online. We dated for a short time. We like each other and fell in love. We all wanted the same thing. The...
    maru1 maru1 31-35, M 3 Responses Nov 8

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    This is my first time posting .I had to post to get the anger ,sadness ,and loneliness out of me at least for now .I feel like "it was a mistake",I wish you were never born ","I...
    Memiii25 Memiii25 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Right now, I'm laying beside my mom while she sleeps on her cheap air mattress that she has laying on her floor, inside her empty apartment alone with a fan blowing and cheap food...
    HereToBleed HereToBleed 18-21, M 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    My mom doesnt care.. Shes going back to someone that hurts her and hurts our family. She is toxic and i dont know how to stop it... She ruined our family. I have no one anymore. I...
    Unheardemptyscreams Unheardemptyscreams 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 2

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    1. If you could do one thing over in your life, what would it be? I don't know either a concert or a holiday 2. What makes you happy? Being understood, having people understand...
    LadyGiselle LadyGiselle 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 9

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    For the past 1.5 years my mother in law has harassed, bullied, stalked and threatened me. Before I came into my now husbands life she had complete control over him and his money...
    belledejour82 belledejour82 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 28

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    I was reminiscing about the terrible years after my partners father passed away and his mother became even more horrible and I thought I would share some of my experiences. It...
    freeatlast83 freeatlast83 31-35, F Nov 4

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    It's been a little over three months now since I left home. I still look over my shoulders and fear that my mother is watching me. My email was hacked right when I left home so I...
    Cranksta Cranksta 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 8

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    I'am the proud mother of 4 children. Sadly when my twins were barely 4 years old they died in a car accident my Mom was badly injured yhe other driver walked away eith a few...
    Echoes1 Echoes1 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 11

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    I so worry about her i think of her and my heart feels constricted and heavy all of a sudden just feel so helpless sad wanna do so much yet have no idea what to do to make it all...
    anasteel2 anasteel2 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 12

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    "When I'm sad, I stop being sad and be awesome instead" Bow to the greatest person in the universe, Neil Patrick Harris, bow Goddammit!!
    yourpetmuzzie yourpetmuzzie 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 13

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