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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    I just woke up from surgery. I asked my husband (who does not drink coffee) to get me an Americano from Starbucks. I said, please ask for 'no room'. He starts - "I get it, you just...
    squirrelbounce squirrelbounce 36-40, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    It so hard for me lately to approach someone I like it's embarrassing ..always missing the opportunities cause I got rejected badly last time :/
    bohemianlife925 bohemianlife925 16-17, F Sep 24

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    Been trying hard to work things out with my husband. We have good days and bad days, the bad days are outnumbering the good. Two steps forward and four steps back...
    mysticangel40 mysticangel40 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 5

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    I Am Sad I Need Someone to Talk to Yesterday, I realized that I sometimes feel a little bit guilty when I'm feeling normal or not sad, because I am thinking that I MIGHT have mild...
    smallpancakes98 smallpancakes98 13-15, F Oct 1

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    I Need Someone to Talk to Yesterday, I realized that I sometimes feel a little bit guilty when I'm feeling normal or not sad, because I am thinking that I MIGHT have mild...
    smallpancakes98 smallpancakes98 13-15, F Sep 30

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    There's nothing terribly sad about my life. I go to highschool kind of consistentl . I have friends and interests. I also struggle with depression, which unfortunately, is...
    randomteenager98 randomteenager98 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 11

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    I'm in a horrible relationship again. I feel so lonely. I don't even know what to do anymore. I feel like writing a novel called 'I live in a sexless marriage' I'm not even married...
    H3lt3rSk3lt3r H3lt3rSk3lt3r 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 24

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    Who else is sad out there without a reason? I have nothing to be sad about. I have a good family and great friends and yet I walk around everyday in a constant low mood. I've begun...
    smallpancakes98 smallpancakes98 13-15, F Oct 1

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    I am spending my sophomore and senior year at an alternative high school I am currently studying aromatherapy I hope to be a message therapist, nutritionist, or psychologist...
    justalittlewallflower justalittlewallflower 16-17, F 10 Responses 51 mins ago

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    i am very sad i am contemplating suicide and i dont know if i have any reason to live anymore
    verino verino 22-25, M 3 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    i have suicidal thoughts and im thinking about doing it
    verino verino 22-25, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    At a very young age, I remember being confronted by my drunk mother. She told me that she never liked me and how I turned out. That the only reason why I existed was because my dad...
    BITTERandNAIVE BITTERandNAIVE 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 28

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    I keep going back to the past...It keeps coming back to me...I can't get rid of it...i can't get it out of my mind...I'm losing people because i am so sad all the time...They think...
    EmoNekoNiki EmoNekoNiki 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 23

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    I mumble a lot. I cry in my bed at like 2 a.m. when I don't really think anyone's listening. I have lots to say, and equally as much that I've kept to myself. I have things that I...
    mantarae140 mantarae140 18-21, F Oct 6

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    1. I have two brothers and two sisters. 2. I'm the second youngest in my family. 3. I have two best friends and we end up doing the weirdest things together like dancing to...
    channy205 channy205 16-17, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    What do I think of new motherhood? It's the most challenging job I have ever done in my life. Being on call 24/7. Can't be tired, can't be in bad mood, can't be sick. And I don...
    CantatriceChauve CantatriceChauve 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 12

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    My mother has only laid her hands on me maybe three times in my entire life. She worked all the time to support my siblings and I. I looked up to her. My oldest brother is 23, I'm...
    Psymonshadowblood Psymonshadowblood 18-21, F a week ago

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    My monster in law has ruined lots of special moments during my wedding preparations this year that I will now only remember with sadness and lots of anger. But one her shining...
    MonsterInLaw0847 MonsterInLaw0847 26-30, F 3 Responses Oct 6

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    I feel like I'm walking on eggshells. She can go between happy/sad/angry in seconds. And the angry part of her is resurfacing more and more often, to the point that she is rarely...
    indigostory indigostory 13-15, F 5 Responses Sep 22

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    It's been awhile friends... Ive been in no contact for over a year. It's been GREAT. I waited to share this story until I was ok, and then came a period of not wanting to talk...
    Misstaco Misstaco 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 23

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    For as long as I can remember I have been having problems with anxiety and depression and lately these problems have been getting worse. I have a bad relationship with my family...
    tobasco tobasco 22-25, F 11 Responses Sep 24

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    Hello, I feel as though I should apologise in advance of the really long rant I'm about to have..thank you so much if you read any, let alone to the end. My husband have been...
    RedCurlyHair RedCurlyHair 31-35, F 4 Responses Sep 26

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    When I was a child, my mother taught me to be afraid of my father. She always told me he didn’t want to be bothered by me, and that I should leave him alone. That happens in a...
    greenacres33 greenacres33 36-40, F 3 Responses Oct 10

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    I went through a very tragic loss as a teen.my mother was my world growing up.she taught me and my brother and sis right from wrong.she was a great person.she was pure women and...
    yellowhead007 yellowhead007 31-35, M Oct 4

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    Disconnect She is the only women that I love , but my heart hates. she was suppose to protect and love me. but all she did was beat and hate me. even as a child I always felt...
    ladonna1989 ladonna1989 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 27

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    Today I was informed that my mother had died. I never really was close with my mother and we never really understood each other. However, I now feel regret for not getting to know...
    snowunderthestars snowunderthestars 13-15, F 3 Responses Oct 13

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    So my fiance and I are getting married next August, at which point we will have been together nearly 5 years. Our relationship is very strong, we truly are perfect for each other...
    WifeToBe822 WifeToBe822 26-30, F 3 Responses Oct 12

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    I think about death also i think about ways of death,,i think i dont deserve to be alive ,,every day i fighting these ideas amd i cant stop thinking about death,,i have a daughter...
    Maryam75 Maryam75 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 12

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    A bit of background on me first. I am 3 months post partum with our 2nd son. 6 weeks after my first pregnancy, I looked like my pre pregnancy self again. No stretch marks. Well...
    kendrao kendrao 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 30

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    I have been NC with her for over 3 years now. It took me almost 40 years to figure it out but once I did there was no turning back. I was raised by a woman without the capacity...
    supercalitex supercalitex 41-45, F 3 Responses Sep 23

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    My mother has been passive aggressive my whole life yet I just realized it in my early 40's. My father died 3 years ago and that's when her PA really escalated. The first 6...
    alleb1990 alleb1990 41-45 3 Responses Oct 5

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    Our relationship had finally mended slightly. Then her next boyfriend and his daughter just had to come into the picture. Well, she was nice to them. But she is neglecting me, she...
    Neunte Neunte 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 8

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    I have a broken heart that I don't think is ever going to heal. A little over two and a half years ago, my sister and my nephew moved in with me and my husband. He was 6 months old...
    hjsmith1622 hjsmith1622 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Sooo my dilemma is a very frustrating one ... This story has years of history behind it but I'm not writing a book so long story short I have been livid with my mother for over a...
    denisestephanie denisestephanie 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I recently ended my employment with a family I had been working with for about 2.5 years. I raised the youngest since birth and was like a second mother to him. The mother had...
    Beckka11 Beckka11 31-35, F 14 hrs ago

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    Depression is not fun. I feel sad getting sadder. No matter what I do I just can be happy no matter what I do. Read a book about true love, listen to music that usually makes me...
    RandomDudeFriend RandomDudeFriend 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 5

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