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I Don't Love My Parents

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    Studies have shown that a baby's love comes

    more from warmth and comfort and cuddliness of the mother rather than from the fact that the mother provides food. Just because you feed your baby doesn't mean they will love you, especially if you neglect them otherwise. This goes for pets, too, and this is probably why I love...
    Qwerkyqwerty Qwerkyqwerty 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 11, 2014

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    It Just Hit Me...

    For the first time, I can really say that I don't love my parents. I know it sounds bad, but they've done enough to deserve life behind bars. Anyway, my Father has recently taken up smoking cigarettes. When I thought about the reason why I don't stop him, it suddenly hit me...
    BlackHaru BlackHaru 22-25, M Aug 30, 2010

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    I think my parents love me,

    but I always put it this way: they, especially my mom, were like little kids who wanted a puppy but don't know how to take care of it. I have no emotional attachment with them whatsoever. I still talk to them only because I'm still partly financially dependent on them. I hate...
    ashcrnd ashcrnd 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 3, 2014

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    whatishappening15 whatishappening15 22-25, F 22 hrs ago

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    Neglecting A Father's Responsibility-"It is just a father's responsibility. Don't matter if you do not see the children. " Said my grandmother to my father, her eldest son,years...
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    This is the reason I keep my distance from most guys around my job. If I do not love you, I would never lead you on.
    BellaFairy BellaFairy 22-25, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    My parents believe in letting my sister and I have freedoms. If we have our own money, we can use it on pretty much anything we want (within reason). If we buy it with our own...
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    Yep I rather be alone Bruh
    LOVExSEXxDREAMS LOVExSEXxDREAMS 16-17, M 1 day ago

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    At 19 I have my whole life ahead of me, but it just feels like i'm staring down into a deep dark contorted hole. I'm so confused, I have no idea what to do with my life. I want to...
    mikster96 mikster96 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I don't fear death because I had a near death experience...well did die but sister brought back... Scariest thing I'm not tormented about the experience I'm tormented that my...
    tdavis1924 tdavis1924 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    In my past I was seeing a man who already had a girlfriend. In other words I was "The other woman" I was young , stupid , naive and inlove. I trusted this man. I spent THREE years...
    xBambi xBambi 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    My mother is a borderline mother and I just figured this is a psychological thing. I was trying to "discuss" an option with her but it was no option! With my mother, you have to...
    StrongWoman9 StrongWoman9 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    If i don't feel a deep connection with you then odds are we're not going to last very long. Too many things in life are normal and ordinary, love should not be one of them.
    15ShadesOfBlue 15ShadesOfBlue 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    I know I'm still young and everything but I've already had people, my parents included, bring something up in a conversation and them saying, "Oh well once you're married and have...
    blackheartlover blackheartlover 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Growing up I didn't have very good learning experiences socially. My parents didn't have friends and we didn't really spend time with family so I was pretty isolated. Both my...
    LaGentilleDame LaGentilleDame 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    It's a weird feeling. To not love someone any more. I used to have strong feelings for someone from highschool. We fell out a few years ago, and the wounds are even worse now than...
    AceOtana AceOtana 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    I've gotten to the point in my life where I've figured out who my parents favorites are out of my siblings and I'm neither of their favorite. In fact, I'm probably the most loathed...
    Gcardenas Gcardenas 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    It is true love and I'll never let it go. It's hard to live by loving someone who broke your heart and don't love you as much as you love him. But my heart says not to let it go...
    EleniHaru EleniHaru 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    macabre00 macabre00 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 26

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    You know how you can just tell if you're the least favorite child? I have always known that's me... My mom and I have always butted heads. I can't remember a point in my life...
    duckyluck duckyluck 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 26

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    When you don't feel happy, I'll love you LOL! When you feel lonely and sad, you can think about the new place you want to go, the country you want to travel to and the good things...
    HappyOrUnhappy HappyOrUnhappy 13-15, M Jul 26

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    I've been plagued by contempt for my father for many years, and I'm trying to figure out if it's just an issue with my brain, with me as a person, or if I was actually emotionally...
    expandingforward expandingforward 36-40, M Jul 26

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    I don't wear make up at all. My parents didn't allow me growing up so I actually know nothing about it. I'm just too lazy to try it lol
    Ashera22 Ashera22 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 25

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    Frankly, my relationship with my mother sucks. I do not want it to suck. I do not want to be angry with her, but I am so tired. I moved back home over a year ago to get my life...
    DV527 DV527 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 24

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    Ok. Here goes nothing. I've not told anyone this. When I was younger (before puberty) me and my sister watched soap operas together. Two of the characters had a love scene. After...
    galaxygurl galaxygurl 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 24

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    Well I don't know where to start. My parents are getting a divorce soon. And it is my moms fault. She has been having an affair for god knows how long and my Dad is always very sad...
    youchewy youchewy 18-21, M 3 Responses Jul 24

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    Broken hearted every single time. I don't understand why a guy would date me as a joke or give it his all then start to ignore me and be a jerk. They just say they lose interest...
    purplepumpkin17 purplepumpkin17 16-17, F 7 Responses Jul 23

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    Perfect responses for these: "You'll change your mind": How do you know? You're not a fortune teller. Or: You'll change yours about wanting kids. "You're selfish!": Thank you for...
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 23

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    I am a disappointment. I am nothingness in the sense of the word. I don't belong here. I've known this for a very long time. life and love are not deserved here. not then not now...
    ForgetableMe ForgetableMe 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    I think the problem is, a lot of times, parents don't try to understand. I don't think mine ever do. There's a video by a YouTuber called SuliBreaks, called "Parents are the...
    TheOpeningViolinist TheOpeningViolinist 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    Again I'm trying to cry, It doesn't work no matter how hard I try, Part of me is dead the rest will soon die, Im left here ready for my good bye, My past haunts me, my pain isn't...
    psychopuppet23 psychopuppet23 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 20

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    I have been in a relationship with my boyfriend for 5 years. This past February he became completely cold hearted and broke my heart when he unexpectedly broke up with me. I was...
    schaunie schaunie 22-25, F 7 Responses Jul 20

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    I honestly don't care if I'm going to die alone and chances are that I will. I can't remain in a relationship if I don't have feeligns for the person and I know I would only fall...
    Evilbutcool Evilbutcool 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 19

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    I am gloriously 40 next month, genuinely looking forward to it. I also have a 23 year old daughter from a previous (read, teenage fling) relationship. I love my daughter...
    milotank milotank 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 19

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    Sitting by my sister at a baseball game... I am alone, she is next to her husband. The dislike between them is palpable, years of fights and tensions, everything (which wasn't much...
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    ....or with someone who doesn't love me...
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    nikkirose012 nikkirose012 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 18

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    "Unless it's mad, passionate, extraordinary love, it's a waste of your time. There are too many mediocre things in this life; love shouldn't be one of them."
    15ShadesOfBlue 15ShadesOfBlue 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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