I Had a Terrible Childhood

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    So I was in an abusive home

    until I was around five years old. At that point, I was removed from that home, moved from foster home to foster home, then finally placed with the family I have now. Now, as a five-year-old in my birth home, I had to be the mother of my older sister and my three younger...
    disneyalltheway disneyalltheway
    18-21, F
    Nov 14, 2014

    My Childhood Wasn't So Good

    My Childhood was full of abuse. For example, my father abused me when I was 2-8 then left. He always nearly killed my mom and me, raped me, then argue with my mother and the cycle repeats. I always remember my mom being sent to the emergency room. She always kept saying either is...
    KimberlyK KimberlyK
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 18, 2011

    And You Wonder Why....

    I`m gonna have to do this a bit at a time, it hurts and it`s kind of a long story. My mom was in the army when she got pregnant with me, from what I understand my dad could have been one of two or three guys, She always acted like she resented me, and I never could live up to her...
    babe428 babe428
    46-50, F
    1 Response Sep 1, 2012

    It Was Not The Best Childhood!!

    So, I'm a guy from the middle east, I did not exactly had the best life so far, and I'm only 20 years old. Let's cut to the chase, I was kidnapped and sexually molested when I was 5, and it left a trauma lasted till today, and created lots of identity and sexual orientation...
    Zulthar4th Zulthar4th
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jun 24, 2013

    A Life Of Fear

    Well, I just decided I should let myself go and just blurt it all out. My therepist is telling me to admit and understand what happened so that I can slowly get past it...So here goes...I moved to America sometime in 1997. My family was from England, and for the most part it was...
    thewrathofseals thewrathofseals
    16-17
    1 Response Mar 6, 2011

    It's Not Like What You Would Think...

    ok, i guess in relation to say children in somalia my childhood was NOT terrible.  but in my own subjective reality it was.  here is my story. i don't know where to begin.  i was a planned child of married educated parents.  my mom was going for her master...
    geenpunchbuggie geenpunchbuggie
    31-35
    3 Responses Apr 3, 2009

    What a Life

    Do not know where to start first of all my mum died a few months ago in my arms.Shehad a daughter then me with the same man.then another girl and had her adopted when i was young i rember being outside the clinic but didnt know why my dad was not her dad.Dad left then they went...
    blondie103 blondie103
    51-55
    1 Response Apr 2, 2009
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