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I Can't Stand My Stepson

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    I was 26 when I met my now-husband,

    almost 20 years ago. He was 10 years older than me, was going through a nasty separation, and had two young boys. After dating a while, we moved in together, then got married. He assured me that he had no intention of taking full custody of his boys and said he understood I'd...
    canada2015 canada2015 41-45, F Apr 12

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    Shantay

    I have a stepson that's lazy, never had any friends, n when I ask him to do somethg he gives me lip or an attitude! He's now 14, n iv bin in his life since he was 4 and his mother hasn't been in his life until now! So I v bin his mom n now dat she is in his life because her ex...
    PrettyTee PrettyTee 31-35 2 Responses Nov 19, 2012

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    Dating my husband I knew he had 2 boys

    that lived with their mother. Through the next few years I was introduced to his boys and may only see them once or twice a year because of the distance between us living in different states. My husband and I married in 2007. In 2013 it was spoke of his youngest child who was 17...
    hopelessmom1975 hopelessmom1975 36-40, F Feb 1, 2014

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    The Stepson I Wish I Didn't Have

    I remember seeing my soon-to-be stepson thinking, "wow he's adorable!" And how lucky I was to have a blended family where we all get along. So my fiance and I are on the way to the store. We go in start shopping, no big deal. So my SS sees this toy car he likes and asked his dad...
    Katie3232 Katie3232 31-35, F Oct 17, 2013

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    18 Year Old From Hell

    When I met my husband he was going through a divorce and had custody of his two boys. They were 1 and 3 at the time. I immediately bonded with them, and even quit my job to stay home with them. They were developmentally very behind and needed a lot of time and attention. Bio...
    karmazrevenge karmazrevenge 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 27, 2012

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    Forgive any breach of protocols,

    I'm new. I need some advice. I'm 44, handicapped due to an accident. I have 3 children by two different moms. I recently asked my gf to move in with her ten yr old son. My kids are very well behaved, courteous, good table manners, honors students. Her Son is a rude...
    eyemanmd eyemanmd 46-50, M Apr 17, 2014

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    It's crazy how a few years and hundreds of books can change how you see the world. I used to get angry about who I thought was taking my benefits and getting over on me. I used to...
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