I Am Tired of Being My Parents Referee

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    Even Though There's Such a Physical Distance...

    1,577 kilometres separate us. I am just 19 and 16 years younger than my mum and (adoptive) dad, respectively. Mum's got bipolar and dad has an undiagnosed anger disorder. I am sick of being the effing mediator in their disputes over the phone or when I go for a visit. I wish Mum...
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 28, 2009

    I'm So Over It...

    I've been the ref between my parents for most of my life...although as I've gotten older, it's become more and more of an issue.  They've both unloaded on me about what they think of the other, they've both called the other mean and hurtful names in front of me, in fact, I...
    vampireheart vampireheart
    31-35, T
    2 Responses Jul 28, 2009
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