I Feel Like I Have To Save My Family

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 97 People

    Magical

    They just pull problems out of the air, it's amazing! I finally realized that their problems are their problems. I feel the need to confront them about stuff because they annoy the hell out of me and they're not doing themselves any favours. But the ones who really need to...
    Vancity89 Vancity89
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Dec 4, 2009

    Screaming For No Reason.

    As a child I remember standing by my cousin in her yard as my uncle and grandfather were trying to work a mover into the back yard. It was not going well and they had digressed to screaming at each other very loudly.My cousin was laughing next to me, as if the whole situation was...
    StoriesfromaTeen StoriesfromaTeen
    18-21, F
    Mar 11, 2012

    I Used To Feel This Way...

    Now I'm like, "**** them."No, really, I went through a terrible time always loaning money to my brothers and parents, always trying to be generous with them and not ask for anything in return. I gave my old laptop and car to one of my brothers and I took in my parents when they...
    Cargoyle Cargoyle
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Mar 11, 2011

    Magical

    They just pull problems out of the air, it's amazing! I finally realized that their problems are their problems. I feel the need to confront them about stuff because they annoy the hell out of me and they're not doing themselves any favours. But the ones who really need to...
    Vancity89 Vancity89
    22-25, F
    Dec 4, 2009

    Not So Much Anymore

    But for years I felt that my family leaned on me way too much. I am only 21 years old, raising a 5 year old little girl and have just recently moved out with my boyfriend. How the hell was I supposed to save anyone when I was barely keeping my own head above water?It was always...
    CuteInChaos CuteInChaos
    18-21, F
    May 11, 2011

    I'm Still Trying To Save Myself

    I have been gone from indiana since i was 17 i just moved back 3 years ago and my mom is still on drugs my 23 year old sister let's people and men use her my little sister (13) stays with my mom but I just heard that she is smoking weed and newports my older brother (42) doesnt...
    carmel172 carmel172
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jul 25, 2011

    My family isn't the best off financially wise.

    And things have been hard. Three nights ago my mom found out my stepdad was having an affair. Two nights ago she confronted him and he packed his bags and left. Now it's scary. I'm in my senior year of high school and now with out him, my moms falling apart. I hate seeing her...
    LostWanderer97 LostWanderer97
    18-21
    Dec 31, 2014

    My Family Broke My Heart, Just Because A Boy Came In My Life.

    As a kid I was the only child I don't remember getting hit or called names till my "rebel" years where I do admit I was a horrible child , by then i wasn't the only child, my bother was born with down syndrome which I got really jealous of but then I grew up and started not to...
    jennyescalnte23 jennyescalnte23
    18-21
    Aug 11, 2011
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