I Feel Like I Have to Do Everything

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    I Know I'm Not But..

    I do know that I'm a shoulder when everyone needs to cry. I don't mind that too much because I love my friends, but they take it for granted, and don't always give me a shoulder in return.     I drive my mom to her appointments, and when she says jump I ask how...
    LylaRocks LylaRocks
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 4, 2007

    I'm Expected To Do Everything...

    I live with my family, which includes my mother and my brother, and I am expected to do just about everything. I am expected to clean the entire house and do the dishes, even when there are so many other things I have to do. If I don't do it, however, it doesn't get done. When I...
    animallover110293 animallover110293
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jun 25, 2013

    Time to Get Stupid

    Boy, can I relate to the name of this group. I'm the one everyone depends on; whether it's my husband, parents, siblings, boss, or co-workers. I'm the shoulder everyone cries on. I'm the one who's expected to come up with a brilliant solution to every problem. I'm the one...
    freedperson freedperson
    51-55, F
    6 Responses Jul 1, 2009


    There are always dishes to be washed, laundry to be folded, appointments to be driven to. And then, there's the hard stuff. Bills to pay, groceries to buy, school clothes and supplies. New shoes, socks and undies. All of which just makes more laundry, which makes more bills and...
    silvertears silvertears
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Aug 13, 2007
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