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    A Mother's Worst Nightmare

    three days ago, i found out my son is addicted to heroin. I cannot believe i'm even typing these words!..not my son....my son would never do that...well WAKE UP MOM, cuz he did and he does! His dad and i went to the school councellor, she wanted to talk to us..we figured it was...
    prettyinpink prettyinpink 46-50, F 15 Responses Jun 23, 2012

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    I need somewhere to vent, so I figured this could be a good start.. So here it goes. I was in a relationship with an heroin addict. (Was- because I ended it today.) He has been...
    candykay23 candykay23 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 7

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    It bothers me to this day. i am 37 years old. it affects everything i do. I have not told anyone about this ever. My earliest memory of my life is blotchy and black out mostly i...
    jeramiah76 jeramiah76 36-40, M 3 Responses Oct 2

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    Hi everyone, five years ago I met the love of my life. It was one of those times when I wasn´t looking to meet anyone and then this man, this wonderful, funny, intelligent man...
    littlemissworried littlemissworried 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 3

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    My story is both simple and complicated at the same time, but I will try to explain it as best as I can. I claimed the title Straight Edge in 2012, but was drug and alcohol free...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 25

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    My last story was 2011..........its 2014 and I'm literally dying inside, emotionally, physically and mentally from all the stress, emotional abuse, and mental abuse my son is...
    honeysuckle23 honeysuckle23 46-50, F 1 Response Oct 1

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    The difficult real truth is that you are unable to locate your way back to sobriety by yourself. Only a few drug addicts can defeat the habit without signing up for some type of...
    Michael9785swb7 Michael9785swb7 31-35, M 5 days ago

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    You know my name, but not my story. I am strong, yet also weak. I am independent, yet also dependent. I am optimist, yet pessimist. I am many different things, which make me who I...
    SimplySecure SimplySecure 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    You know my name, but not my story. I am strong, yet also weak. I am independent, yet also dependent. I am optimist, yet pessimist. I am many different things, which make me who I...
    SimplySecure SimplySecure 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    :'( Omg what some ppl will do I just watched a video on this guy that had taken his son from the mom and when I say this I mean actually just took the son and disappeared with him...
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F Sep 28

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    :'( Omg what some ppl will do I just watched a video on this guy that had taken his son from the mom and when I say this I mean actually just took the son and disappeared with him...
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F Sep 28

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    I think it's time for everyone to know my FULL story. Most of you only know bits and pieces. I was adopted when I was 12mo, I have an older sister and a younger sister. I have a...
    Madis9957 Madis9957 13-15, F 5 Responses Sep 30

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    And so it begins.... As soon as the weather grows cooler, my father begins to abuse the medications he is prescribed. He mixes them with alcohol and thus far, is on a four day...
    QuiriousMe QuiriousMe 41-45, F 9 Responses Sep 21

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    HOW CAN YOU LOVE WHAT YOU HATE??? ANSWERED?!! SO WHAT!! WELL HOW DOES IT STOP!!????????? ONLY THAUGHT AND HOPE IS A LOVE OF A WOMAN THAT TAKES ITS PLACE AND CONQOURS ALL DEMONIC...
    BIGIZBETTER BIGIZBETTER 36-40, M 2 Responses Sep 23

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    Why are people so afraid of drugs? i wrote a question about if people would consider dating a person that uses rave drugs such as Ecstasy and LSD. I then understood just how much...
    Titancreator Titancreator 16-17, M 2 Responses Sep 25

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    When I initially began use of Diphenhydramine, it was a one time thing. That was six months ago. I usually only take about 12-15 each time because when I take too many I experience...
    SlothQueen SlothQueen 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 29

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    People that ask me what does heroin feel like, it's like asking someone how you feel after one beer. .. Actually this is an obvious question but it's not what you might think. Let...
    Faresshashem Faresshashem 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 2

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    After being sober for quite some time now, I have realized the damage I have cause my brain and my family through hallucinogen and stimulant abuse. As if a ****** up heart wasnt...
    kcmed kcmed 13-15, M Oct 5

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    I don't have any children of my own but I can not imagine being able to abuse my own flesh and blood. I was never abused as a child by my parents but I was sexually molested by...
    Gemz2411 Gemz2411 18-21, F Sep 30

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    Well, this is sad but true. When I was young, under 18, I smoked pot a few times but had never even seen cocaine, heroin, meth or any of the other hardcore stuff. With the...
    QuickandtheDead QuickandtheDead 46-50, M Oct 6

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    I often feel abused. I went online and took an abuse test. It was obviously for couples, but I scored really high and likely of being abused. I scream at myself, punish myself...
    innerself000 innerself000 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I grew up with drug dealer since I was little. My neighbours, friends, family etc are drug dealers so I kept bumping into stranger people then found out that they are drug dealers...
    FebeBab3 FebeBab3 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 25

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    I'm actually still being abused. Yes, physically. By my brothers. When I tell people they say "every sibling PICKS on the other. It's normal" the thing that no one notices is it...
    lexrae lexrae 13-15, F 7 Responses a week ago

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    I was emotionally abused, emotionally blackmailed, and thanks to my friends and family I left him. But I miss it. I want to be abused like that again. I want to be physically...
    Gallowsweet Gallowsweet 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 22

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    Since i was young i never really had a family along with my fathers physical and sexual abuse he emotionally abused me. He'd yell and call me a worthless piece of **** ***** and a...
    EmoNekoNiki EmoNekoNiki 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 23

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    So many people think it is cool or normal to drink and do drugs these days when they go out or have fun. It worries me how normal this has actually become. If you’re not into...
    chloeforever chloeforever 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 26

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    I don't do illegal drugs. Never have and really hope I never will. I don't drink all that much either. I will on occasion but I don't like to get drunk I've seen people I love and...
    DizzyGreenEyes DizzyGreenEyes 18-21, F 6 Responses Oct 6

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    I'm never going to do drugs. I've seen people who smoke, how the drugs corrupt them from the inside out. I know all the risks of doing drugs. They can deteriorate your lungs and...
    DrowningInRed DrowningInRed 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 6

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    Mary the victim was my predator. She tries to act like she never is at fault by making me the villain. The only reason she has to hate me is because I betrayed her a single time...
    FunnyLookingCorpse FunnyLookingCorpse 18-21 Oct 12

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    Doesn't seem to matter how much time passes or how much more damage is done. The thing that never seems to change is that my parents refuse to acknowledge the abuse that has...
    wbmw wbmw 31-35, F a week ago

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    My auntie's life and two of my cousins lives have been ruined because of drugs. my aunts husband was executed in Iran for drug dealing, and although drug dealing is a terrible...
    Mahsa99 Mahsa99 13-15, F a week ago

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    I really need to share/vent my story...my "mom" denies everything she has done to me. I wish I could stop calling her "mom", she doesn't deserve that title. Her name is Mary. I...
    OTexperience OTexperience 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Every since childhood I remember, they say oh drugs are bad for you stay away. I'm like, I wonder what it is like to take drugs? Seriously, how am I supposed to know if the...
    OppressedLuna OppressedLuna 13-15, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Hello everyone, I need to vent and hopefully gain some practical advice from you, who have been in similar shoes. I was with an abusive man, physical a couple of times, but...
    ChooseToLive ChooseToLive 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    My stupid psychological nasty abusive mother came to me in my room and said how she could be charged with man slaughter and neglect for me staying in my room. Oh. Is that what it...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 70+, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I am a teenager, I have never been offered drugs. If I were offered drugs I would say no. I don't believe in lowering my standards.
    Aepeth Aepeth 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 21

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    I told myself I would never do illegal drugs, smoke, and I would wait to drink until I'm of legal age. I have expectations for my future significant other that their views on drugs...
    anitamigna anitamigna 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 23

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    Every time most people hear that I have never smoked pot, smoked cigarettes, gotten drunk, or went to wild parties; it's like they can't believe what they're hearing. "How can you...
    sugarcakes143 sugarcakes143 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 1

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    I have never done any hard drugs, not even. I never even tried marijuana. My drugs consist of, Alcohol, Cigarettes, Coffee.
    SouthernBella89 SouthernBella89 22-25, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I can't stand drugs or heavy one! I had try two time & I hate it bc I grew up around it! I will not tolerated who do drugs & just get high of of it!
    ncsweetfem ncsweetfem 36-40, F 6 days ago

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    Its really funny, but the only time I remember this is when im high. Specially when im on alcohol. I find drugs and alcohol to be more of a nuisance, specially in the long run. I...
    slipdasystem slipdasystem 18-21, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I have never done drugs (aside from the very few prescription medications I've had over the years). Never had so much as a beer or even a cup of coffee, if you consider caffeine a...
    KatieTreat KatieTreat 51-55, T 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Everyone knows when you do drugs you end up looking like this loser. I know I don't want to be like her.  People who do drugs are STUPID!
    jerseyjade jerseyjade 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Anyone who abuses animals shouldn't be alive or treated like a human. Animals can't defend themselves well some can't. Say a dog is being beat by it's owner, it could bite the...
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 21

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    As a child I was sexually abused by my father it went on for year I was eight when it first happened nine when I ended it first I really didn't know what was going on he would call...
    Somechick47 Somechick47 18-21, F 5 Responses Sep 23

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    I read a story on deviantart but it was a gay gentlemen calling the domestic abuse hotline, he was explaining that his boyfriend was beating him but the operator said this was only...
    ArcticPotato ArcticPotato 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 24

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    So today I did the most hardest thing in my life.. I left my abusive boyfriend. I sat there going back and forth in my mind, questioning whether I am doing the right thing. For...
    lon12 lon12 22-25, F 5 Responses Sep 25