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I Found Out My Dad Is Gay

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    my mom told me that my father is gay at

    such a young age and i have accepted that fact. i never judged him. i just don't know if he knows that i know what he's been keeping from me.
    Kclassified Kclassified 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 12

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    One Awkward Night...

    On one night, in September of 2010, I found out that my father was gay. I am an only child and was 16 when I first found out. I was so in shock, and never expected it. It was how I found out that was really disturbing. I had went out with my mom to the store to get a few things...
    likeimlivingthebirdcage likeimlivingthebirdcage 18-21 3 Responses Jun 9, 2012

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    In Search of a Truth

      The news I had expected yet feared carried me ever closer to the edge of my chair, and I choked out the obvious. My father looked at me, nodded, and responded softly with the confirmation. I felt myself surrender to the truth, as goose bumps soared up and down the back of...
    guywalker guywalker 16-17 2 Responses Jun 16, 2008

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    Perfect Family:) Jk

    Three years ago my parents sat my brother and sister and I down and told us they were going to get a separation. I was devestated! My dad told us that he was moving out, but it would only be temporary. I had always been told that I was so lucky to have the "dream" family and...
    tiredofbeingliedto tiredofbeingliedto 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 2, 2012

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    The Disturbing Way I Found Out...

    I was on my dad's computer one day and a message popped up from this guy I've never heard of and it was extremely dirty and I saw later that my dad sent one back. I was devastated. I watched those messages go back and forth to two other guys (excluding the one I saw talking...
    Tennischk Tennischk 16-17, F 4 Responses Nov 14, 2012

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    I Was Raised Only By My Father

    My mother passed away when I was very young, I hardly have a memory of her being there. I was thus raised by my dad, who did so with all his love and dedication. By now, I am at university and he has since retired. For years, I have been hoping he would maybe meet a nice lady to...
    1 Response Feb 2, 2013

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    Living Life With A Gay Dad

    When I was 2 years old, my parents divorced based on the fact that my dad was a homosexual.  I went for years just going back and forth between parents as many children of divorced families know.  I always wondered why my father never found a girlfriend like my mom was going...
    usisde usisde 18-21, M 6 Responses Mar 3, 2011

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    My Story

    Back when I was about 8 I thought everything in my life was perfect, a 3 year old little brother, my parents happily married, a freshly built house with everything you can think of and the biggest property. But one day my dad just kinda left( thinking he was jus working late as...
    Bad2ThaBone15 Bad2ThaBone15 16-17 Apr 19, 2012

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    My Dad Is Gay.

    My grandpa had struggled with his sexuality and denied it to my grandmother that he was gay for his entire life. She knew, she caught him a few times. He continually denied it and became an extremely unhappy man. I'm going through a similar thing with my dad. A few years ago I...
    wannabebillionaire wannabebillionaire 16-17 2 Responses Dec 13, 2011

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    Not Sure What To Think Or Do

    I am currently away on vacation with my dad and brother and a night ago i came across some really disturbing images on my dads laptop... i was on hi laptop looking at picture he had taken with his camera from our vacation thus far and i deleted one they had taken of me caught off...
    mazapan86 mazapan86 22-25 1 Response Jul 28, 2011

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    Finding Out My Dad Is Gay And Hiv Positive

    i'm an only child and have lived with my mom for my 17 years of life. My dad is a drug addict and has been in and out of jail since the day i was born. my ralationship with my father has been a interesting thing. i've been so angry with him for years for not careing about his...
    AshlynRain AshlynRain 16-17 1 Response Mar 22, 2012

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    Happy Ending!!x

    I'd lived alone with my mum and my sister since I was 2 years old, whilst my dad lived thousands of miles away in Hong Kong. I was so young when my parents split up so i wasn't aware of the issues going on around me. My mum used to tell me that he couldn't find work in England so...
    4321x 4321x 16-17 2 Responses Jan 27, 2011

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    Just Found Out My Dad Is Gay

    Last week my sister came back home from a trip visiting my father in new York. During her trip she noticed things that got her wondering about my dads sexuality. She called him the next day after getting home fromher trip and asked him if he was gay and he said YES.She...
    Jaygom Jaygom 31-35, M 3 Responses Aug 26, 2013

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    The Truth Of My Dad: Exposed.

    Growing up, I had a pretty normal life. My dad worked a lot and my mom stayed home.. pretty average. What wasn't average was their marriage, and this came apparent to me at a very young age. They were so distant but I had grown used to it and their behavior became "normal" to me...
    SheSoundsHideous SheSoundsHideous 18-21, F Sep 28, 2011

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    It Was Easy For Me.

    My parents tried to raiesed my brother and myself in a non perjudice family, everybody is equel. MY dad told me when I was 9 in his pick up truck that he was gay. By that time I already new. My sexual abuser told me my dad was gay and thats why he didn't love me. So when my dad...
    reia27 reia27 26-30 3 Responses Nov 24, 2010

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    My Story

    When I was in 7th grade, my parents told me that they were having marital issues. When I heard this I didn't know what to think. I never thought that my parents ever had anything weird happen in their relationship and I couldn't figure out what could break their 27 year marriage...
    tsjj44 tsjj44 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 6, 2010

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    My Story

    My friends and I had always joked around about my dad being gay and hanging out with his "friend" Steve. Steve even came to Thanksgiving dinner one year. Almost every weekend I came home from boarding school, my dad was on some camping trip with him. One day when...
    ltabor1 ltabor1 18-21, F 7 Responses Oct 20, 2009

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    Just Dinner...

    Earlier this year i was on my spring break at home. I had wrecked my car driving home from my boyfriends house. This caused a fight among me and my parents about my good-for-nothing boyfriend. That's when my dad forced me to go on a "daddy daughter date" with him out of town. I...
    KAYYYdee KAYYYdee 18-21 3 Responses Nov 8, 2012

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    Caught Off Guard....

    2 years ago i was unfortunate to loose my mom in her battle with her illness. my family and i are just now coming to terms with her passing.Last night i got a phone call from my sister who was bawling her eyes out. Her and my dad went to the lake and had a blast, she went to pick...
    tiffkerr09 tiffkerr09 18-21 1 Response Nov 14, 2011

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    My Dad Is Gay With The Guy Who Inappropriately Touched My Sister

    when my parents got divorced a few years ago, my dad moved out to a flat. He ran a youth charity and so had lots of friends about aged 20ish. he often had a few over but they only stayed on the sofa and nothing ever happened. he began telling me and my sister, Abby, about this...
    Jan 20, 2013

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    Mydadisgay

    i found out my dad was gay when i found gay **** all over his laptop, pictures of men having sex in his bag. When i was in highschool my friends told me their dads told them my dad was gay. When i was in primary school it was sports day and i remember waiting to watch a race and...
    isabelleglgi isabelleglgi 22-25 Feb 12, 2013

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    It Was A Shock, Who Knew This Would Happen?

    This didn't happen when I was a baby. I was made aware of this long after that. A day before my birthday, April 17 actually. Yeah, great birthday present. And guess what? My parents have been married for 18 years and this just now came out. No one thought anything like this...
    xBnThrRckedThtx xBnThrRckedThtx 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 4, 2011

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    My Dad Is Gay.

    When I was born my parents we're still together. My dad left when I was two, and obviously I didn't know why. He moved out to live with other man. Sooner or later, I realized he was more then a "friend." When I was about 12 I got up enough courage to ask my mom if my dad was gay...
    awesomealison awesomealison 16-17, F 5 Responses Jan 23, 2011

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    I Outed My Dad

    A year or so after I graduated from high school, I was still living at home.One day I caught my dad looking at gay ****. He spun a story (don't know if it was true or not) that he was having trouble getting aroused and had been to the doctor about it. That the doctor had told him...
    maemarie maemarie 26-30 Feb 12, 2012

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    My Dads Gay And Im A Crossdresser, Hopefully My Mums Normal!

    i recently found out by looking at the internet search history (i wasnt snooping just wanted to find a website id been on a few days earlier) that my dad had been watching LOTS of gay ****, my parents know im a crossdresser but im not sure if my mum knows about my dad, so should...
    mydadsgay mydadsgay 13-15 3 Responses May 7, 2012

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    My Dad is gay. He could be bi.

    I don't know, we never really talked about it. When I was sixteen, I gay couple had rented out my sisters old bedroom, I really liked them. My Dad started dating a man when I turned 17 and the man moved in right away and kind of took over. His boyfriend was a complete ******* to...
    anu1223 anu1223 18-21, F May 17

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    Help I Dont Know What To Do

    so i have found out my dad maybe gay a few months ago i found gay movies under his bed while painting his room. i blew it off thinking it was a mistake or something, not my dad he always liked ladies i thought he even stole a few ladies from me! so after that a couple of months...
    whattodoaboutthis whattodoaboutthis 26-30 4 Responses Aug 2, 2012

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    Too Much, Too Late

    My parents divorced when I was very young. I was told that my father had cheated on my mom, and that he had taken drugs. Years later, when I was 15 or so, I learned that he had died, no one told me why. I never went to his funeral, nor have I ever been to his grave. I will take a...
    desertnomad desertnomad 26-30 2 Responses Oct 7, 2011

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    My dad had an affair while married to my mom. And I found out I have 2 half sisters. One of them is 9 years old, and the other is younger than her. I have never seen them. I don't...
    T410 T410 18-21, M Aug 22

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    I found out what the show was its the layover,, he had hes name for the title on the travel but I guess he didnt like it,, he like said somthing about my girl samantha brown tho I...
    Xxchristinx18 Xxchristinx18 18-21, F Aug 22

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    im 13, the other day i found out i have an older sister, she was put up for adoption 9 years before my birth. i was really upset at my mum but, my mum was only 14 and she had been...
    scribble1 scribble1 13-15, F Aug 22

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    i just lost my future wife. To some ******* muggers in the park.....i swear to god i will murder them if i find out who did this...i will kill them x'(. Anyways......Her name was...
    Ryan09081992 Ryan09081992 18-21, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    She's a good friend of mine. I've known her for years. For much of the time, I've been trying to hook up with her. It never happened and I settled into just playing the role of...
    OhDaddyMmm OhDaddyMmm 36-40, M Aug 29

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    I found out 2 weeks ago my girlfriend of 3 years is pregnant with another mans baby, I really don't know what to do, she wasn't drunk or under drugs, she slept with him and found...
    dragonninja dragonninja 18-21, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    My girlfriend is engaged to another man. I just found out, but she doesn't know that I know. The whole situation is ****** up. I'm not innocent either. I'm married, but she has...
    wakeupdead wakeupdead 26-30, M 3 Responses Aug 22

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    Not a bug could be like allergy season coming up my nieces were sick I do have running nose I do have throat soar that could be it my mom told me that my dad thought he had a bug...
    Xxchristinx18 Xxchristinx18 18-21, F Aug 27

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    Ok I found a photo of them on my laptop. They must have sent it so I can print it but I'm not sure. My girlfriend is on the left. And my on the right. There best friends.
    RichardEmoBoy RichardEmoBoy 18-21, M 4 Responses Sep 6

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    On EP at night.. the bitter mean drunk men and women come out and attack you for it. For the record.. I still got respect for you drunk MILF's and appreciate your importance in...
    HeFeedee HeFeedee 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 29

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    Thought some ppl might be interested in seeing some numbers also. U.S is worth 1.4 Quattro Tillion Canada is worth 1.5 Tillion God! how many zerosssss is that? NO FRICKING IDEA...
    m33lad m33lad 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 29

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    Last eye exam I was told I have an astigmatism on my right eye.
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F Sep 4

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    to the world a message my future is unknown i live or die what i learnt currently i am proud i fell in love and i said to her love her she doesnt but i have no regrets...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 5

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    I found out that I was gay in the middle of my teen years and feel comfortable with it, but it's been hard being myself because I haven't come out to my dad yet or my family...
    jamie1292 jamie1292 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 18

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    About 7 months ago I was watching a movie ( nothing bad but it was gay based ) and my dad walked in on me, and basically asked what it was (in the mean dad voice). So I told him I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 22

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    I just need some advice. My boyfriend and I have been together off and on for 3 years. It's been a crazy *** ride. A lot of hurdles to overcome, between abuse on my part...
    kavlynn99 kavlynn99 22-25, F 8 Responses Aug 27

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    Haii everyone, i'm Taffy but my real name is Jamar I would like to share you a thing or 2 which is on my mind It's been a while since I been on though, and let me start off by...
    xtaffyx xtaffyx 13-15, M Aug 16

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    I have so much going on at the minute, and it feels like this is the only way I can get it out so I don't blame anyone for seeing the length of this and not reading it haha...
    cmdoran cmdoran 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 31

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    I started to realise I was gay back when I was 11, when I got a crush on one of my best friends, and I couldn't stop thinking about him. I still can't. I have had 1 boyfriend since...
    goldenlord52 goldenlord52 13-15, M Aug 27

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    An update on the situation... I swear it just gets worse, he doesn't bother trying to communicate with me unless I contact him first and when i do I get one word answers or a very...
    TheUnpredictable9 TheUnpredictable9 18-21, F Aug 28

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    Hello I'm Keith; I am a black teenager living in Los Angeles, California. I found out that I was "different" from the other kids my age at 11 years old. Checking out other guys in...
    Kfrancis96 Kfrancis96 18-21 3 days ago

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    Hi I'm matthew I recently found out I'm gay so hello
    diapermatt123 diapermatt123 18-21, M 7 Responses Aug 28

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