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I Had An Angry Father

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    Waling On Eggshells

    We were always walking on egg shells never knowing when the next blow up was going to be.  He never touched us, but I always felt the potential was there and was often scared.   I saw him break things and turn over a table once.  He wasn't afraid of anyone...
    Francescanolonger Francescanolonger 46-50, F 4 Responses Nov 11, 2007

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    Angry, Cruel, and a Fool

    My father was an angry man.  I know only too well what it was like to try to sneak into my own home after school just to avoid his awful knifing words; words that cut at my soul and bled my self worth.  Looking back, it wasn't all bad though; sometimes his arrogant...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Nov 15, 2008

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    I Had An Angry Father...i Still Do.

    I'm a girl of 20 years old, and I've a brother, my twin. My father's always been violent. I have all those memories of him yelling (more often with my brother than I) and now, it's getting worse. I don't know why he gets violent so suddenly, he just can't admit that he's wrong...
    Noeru625 Noeru625 18-21 Aug 22, 2012

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    Increasing Anger

    A father who is never wrong. I am sure most people who reads this knows or shares a father such as this which is why i have decided to share my story with like minded people. I am a 20 year old girl with one olded brother who had moved out years ago. My brother use to protect me...
    Niovo Niovo 22-25 May 26, 2013

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    So Easy To Set Off...

    I have an angry father. Honestly, he has such a short fuse. It takes next to nothing to make him mad, and you can never be sure what will set him off. And he's so damn picky that he's impossible to please. Of course, he has to share his opinions with everybody, including me...
    MsStarrShine MsStarrShine 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 17, 2011

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    I Am Having Social Phobia

    I am having social phobia... Because by birth I was getting feared to do simple works and to mineral with friends. The reason is my mother was(still) finding small silly mistakes in whatever the  work i do.... At the age of 18( the age when I entered college) completely I...
    nirmala1510 nirmala1510 22-25 Aug 14, 2011

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    Trying But Always Failing

    Angry is all I remember about my father.  Always angry. controlling about everything.  If he gave you a job to do, he would then control everything about it.  My mother was passive and still is and would always say what a wonderful man he was, he had a bad childhood...
    debrajane debrajane 56-60 Aug 14, 2011

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    A Ticking Bomb

    my dad has recently become more and more angry. Idk if its because of the hard economic downfall or what, but my whole family is afraid of him because he could blow up any second. My younger brother, 10, and i, 18, were arguing in our room. Not even yelling. My brother was...
    juney90 juney90 18-21 2 Responses Jul 24, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    Warning : A bit of a soft side coming out. I'm not gonna rush having a kid but one day, eventually, I want a child. I've never had a father figure but I know what NOT to do...
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 7 Responses a week ago

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    When I was a teenager and I was a sixth former ,I had couple weeks left until my exams came up. One day I was revising for my sociology exam, then my heck of my father came in and...
    Kimhyunjoongxxx Kimhyunjoongxxx 26-30 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    When i was little my dad came around alittle but was in and out of jail, i dont remember much from when i was little other than what my mom has told me. When i was 14 he wanted to...
    Greysanatomy74 Greysanatomy74 18-21, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    This is my first month of the shot and I've had it done on my period as they told me to but should I be getting a period still? It's effected my moods badly and I have become...
    charanne charanne 16-17, F 8 hrs ago

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    I felt wrong when I looked at my mother's phone and viewed her internet history, but she had been acting suspicious and private about her cellphone for months and I needed to know...
    StellaClammy StellaClammy 18-21, F Apr 21

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    So I actually so have two people who are basically fathers to me. But neither are my biological father. Basically my mom was knocked up in high school and had me a week before she...
    FurryChickenNuggets FurryChickenNuggets 22-25, M Apr 7

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    Due to some problem with my visa, I had to go back to China to live with my parents and find work there after studying in the US for two years. During these two years, I made sure...
    LouraMax LouraMax 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    For my lovely daughter see how far we have come since I made the hardest decision of my life. Mom: single and loving it, moving across the united states, got accepted to college...
    Hannaahhboo Hannaahhboo 18-21 2 hrs ago

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    Over the last 10 months the children have blossomed after a bitter senseless custody battle was resolved. They are so much happier having their father in their lives, My step...
    stormmistress stormmistress 31-35, F 20 hrs ago

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    I'm 28 and have never met my dad. I first spoke to him on the phone when I was 20 years old and also found out I have two brothers and a sister, all half siblings of course. From...
    jrene87 jrene87 26-30, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    How do I know if my Dad is truly emotionally abusing me? I just feel so confused....I've hated him since I was at least 9 or 10. Truly hated him, with a cold fury. The trouble is I...
    HappyKitty18 HappyKitty18 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I don't tend to message or call people. I feel like they're probably busy, or I'll be bothering them, or they won't want to talk to me. If I do, I'll feel like I'm boring them, or...
    chaekowski chaekowski 26-30, M Apr 23

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    I had a problem with four cruel women from three different congregations. I was learning how to manage my emotion to these women because they were strong emotion to me. I know the...
    JXoxo2013 JXoxo2013 26-30, F Apr 6

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    This is the only forum I could find to somewhat relate to my experience. I don't hate my stepfather but at the same time I do. He's really nice at times but he can get very...
    love0112 love0112 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    My dad is suffering from depression and it has definitely taken a tole on my family because he always get mad at me specially since my sister moved out I'm always the main target...
    mfcz mfcz 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    Maybe you guys can help me sort out what's happening with my family. I'm not really sure if my father is narcissistic, or if he has some other problem, but I know that he...
    Cocoona Cocoona 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    The real letter to my biological father, that I can't ever write .. Dear dad, I have gotten your letters. You ask why I don't write you often and how is life going here. I get that...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 5

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    When your father is an angry alcoholic man child TELL ME WHO WOULD??!!?
    OneWithTheSkies OneWithTheSkies 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 19

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    I remember being little. Probably 5 or younger. My father would want to wrestle with me. I wouldn't want to, because I knew what it would lead to; but, I'd have to.. "what are you...
    chaekowski chaekowski 26-30, M Apr 22

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    He is a good provider but a mean man. We have a lot of kids and he gets so angry that they come behind him and mess up what he just cleaned. When he gets mad, he has no control. He...
    heavenlyrose118 heavenlyrose118 41-45, F Apr 25

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    Sometimes I just get angry for no clear reason. I work as a software engineer, and I guess I like it. My co-workers are easy to get along with. I live alone in an apartment, so...
    kchip11 kchip11 22-25, M 2 Responses Apr 8

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    I'm reeling from my past and how it's affected my present and destroyed my future. I was a horrible person and partied it up for so long. Then I just decided to change. I didn't go...
    CatTH63 CatTH63 22-25, F Apr 16

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    Disclaimer: This may be very depressing. ---------------------------------- Lol. I choose a mood, angry and it made me laugh. But beyond that let me get back to being angry =o...
    ecofox ecofox 22-25, M 4 Responses Apr 8

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    FAITH. Love. Hope. Peace. The only way that I survive the last several years. It's difficult for me to admit that I am emotionally abused. I often wonder if it is all in my head...
    Seasongal Seasongal 13-15 Apr 23

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    My father drank a lot and was physically abusive to my mother and sexually abused my little sis when we were younger and would insult all of us... so me, my mother and sisters...
    CustardGirl CustardGirl 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    I'm always angry when i get mad then there's like a whole different side of me. But it feels like its getting worse to the point of hitting someone. I don't know what to do right...
    Hotspicychilli23 Hotspicychilli23 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 14

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    Cold Shower For A Tantrum-I was a very very very spoiled Mama's boy growing up. There was nothing I wouldn't do to please my mother and she overlooked my brattiness. However I had...
    ShahirAnkara ShahirAnkara 22-25, M Apr 9

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    It's high summer in middle England 650, I sit with my feet in the farms pond and few hours off playing my simple pipe keeping cool and the insects buzz over the water. I'm eight...
    whuiron whuiron 51-55, M Apr 9

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    My best friend and I went to Cuba for Christmas vacation. She had just completed her divorce and I was recently separated from my husband. My divorce will be final in the next few...
    CafeAuLeah CafeAuLeah 46-50, F 4 Responses Apr 11

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    "Booksmart" "You don't use your brain" "Do not make decisions on your own anymore, ask me before you do anything" "F*** U" "Stupid" "Lazy" And that's not even half of it. I can...
    DearYou DearYou 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 25

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    Let me first say that I and my father don't have a close relationship. He has controlled my whole life ever since I was born and treats me like some slave. This happened a few...
    KatieLynn13 KatieLynn13 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I thought my father was annoying. He just quickly got on my nerves and he sometimes did it on purpose. My mother was more relaxed. She had a sense of humor but she knows my level...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F 8 Responses Apr 7

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    My sister and I have always been close but in the last few years we drifted apart due to life. Whether it be work, our own households so on etc. For the most part we have lost...
    ianbrewman ianbrewman 26-30, T 1 Response Apr 9

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