I Can Not Respect My Father

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    I Can't, I Just Can't

    There's no way that I can ever respect my father. The situation he left my mom and I to battle as I was growing up and all the emotional hurt this caused. All the stuff that he's never done. Sure, he bought me my one "electronic" present every year for X-mas. But that doesn't...
    DietIcedTea DietIcedTea
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Aug 5, 2009

    The Guilt Is Debilitating.

    I googled "I hate my father," and the return were sites which seem to be predominantly focused on the younger girl. I am 37, so perhaps I am in the wrong place. I just know that since I moved back in with my father, I am overwhelmed by loathing. My father is a...
    daisykjones daisykjones
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Oct 15, 2009

    Or His Rage

    The fact he can't deal with mine, what he'd done to my mother, that he expects me to be there for him. It's hard. I've tried. I don't know what I'm doing. It would have been better if I never saw him again, but then I would've been left with all the craziness on the other...
    LifelessSource LifelessSource
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jul 29, 2011

    From the Time I Was Little....

    My Father has not been a good Father. When him and my Mother were married he was never home. He was out with his buddies. He had several affairs. He left my Mom for another woman when I was 6. He married that other woman (this was his 3rd wife since he was married once before my...
    crazysoutherngrl74 crazysoutherngrl74
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jun 14, 2008


    how can a rolemodel person who teaches violence and spreads fear and hatred and no morals, a person who uses physical abuse in order to make a point be respected?for a lot of people this type of person is to be feared and admired and above all defended.....i do NOT share such a...
    lunarstrings lunarstrings
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 1, 2011
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