I Don't Know How to Cope

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    An Update Since I Wrote My Story Here

    Since i wrote this story things have gotten worse.my dad took a noise dive.they are not really sure what happened.he nearly died twice.my mom did recover,but she is also sick again.so it is just me trying to help them.i have found some ways to cope,but at times i still find...
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    36-40
    Sep 20, 2013

    I have one friend whom I know

    for the past 6 months. We clicked and get close pretty fast, hanging out and talking like a close friend. She personally had one bestfriend whom she knew for more than 4 years, which I respect their bestfriend relationship on the first place and I know no one can replace her...
    anonymousme517 anonymousme517
    22-25, F
    Jan 27, 2014

    ...because I Never Learned How

    I grew up in a dysfunctional family.  I realize that most people grew up this way, but I mention it because I believe that dysfunction was directly responsible for my difficulty with coping.  My father is an alcoholic and my mother is his enabler.  Neither of my...
    EternalCynic EternalCynic
    41-45, F
    9 Responses Dec 5, 2009

    My Mom Is Dying

    she is in a lot of pain.and she wakes up in the middle of the night and she can not breath.i feel helpless because there is nothing i can do to help her.she drifts off to sleep while she is talking.i feel like i am going to die from watching her slip away.i have chest pain and...
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    36-40
    4 Responses Jun 27, 2009

    I have one friend whom I know

    for the past 6 months. We clicked and get close pretty fast, hanging out and talking like a close friend. She personally had one bestfriend whom she knew for more than 4 years, which I respect their bestfriend relationship on the first place and I know no one can replace her...
    anonymousme517 anonymousme517
    22-25, F
    Jan 27, 2014
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