I Feel Sad Because My Father Died Before I Got to Know Him

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    I Never Felt Whole

    my father died when I was 3.  My mother refused to talk about him and his brothers and parents died while I was young.  I know nothing personal about my dad, just some pics to look at.  I've always felt the aching loss.  Now that I'm older I wonder how differently my life...
    scrltfr scrltfr
    2 Responses Dec 21, 2010

    Dad? I'M Your Bad-Luck-Girl :|

    He died when I was about 40 days.. So sad.. I'm the only daughter from my parent, but I didn't even meet my father. My family call me : bad-luck-daughter. But, yeah, no one understand. They think I'm strong. That's why I feel like it's a forbidden thing to cry in front of people...
    vyaa vyaa
    22-25, F
    Mar 4, 2013

    Silence is not /as/ depressing as the answer...

    When I was a baby my Mom packed up my sister and I and left my Dad, and we moved 10 hours away. Away from all family I had, and raised us there alone. It was really rough, and we moved around through a string of boyfriends of hers. They were great sometimes, and sometimes...
    ktsm ktsm
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 3, 2013

    Too Many Emotions At Once

    My father passed when I was only 3 he was murdered and they never found his killer. It hurts that someone robbed me of having a father. My dad's side of the family has told me since I can remember we look alike we truly do but yet they want nothing to do with me. It hurts because...
    hurtconfusedlost hurtconfusedlost
    22-25, F
    Oct 8, 2012

    My Father Died Before I Got To Know Him

    I'm 20 years old an i have just recently found my father an started talking to him at the age of 18 he hadn't been in my life at all but before i really got to start talking with him an finding out the truth of why he wasn't in my life he was diagnosed with cancer an passed away...
    gigglegrl420 gigglegrl420
    1 Response Jul 25, 2011

    I Feel Empty Because...

    ...my father died when I was about 18 months. Basically, I have no memories of him...nothing left...a couple of pictures that's all!   I feel a part of me is missing. I don't know what his voice sounded like, I never gave him a Birthday card on Father's Day, he never told...
    TheGreenGiant TheGreenGiant
    4 Responses Jan 29, 2009
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