I Hate Being Patronised

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    Makes Me Want to Scream!

    i have found myself in plenty of situations where i have been patronised but the one that sticks out the most, and the one that really makes me angry was recent. it was when i got the news my auntie wasn't going to make it through the night, i got down to the hospital and the...
    FromTheHeartOfaWoman FromTheHeartOfaWoman
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 1, 2008

    My father is a patronising man.

    I hate the way he talks to me and his views of women in general. I feel guilty when i dont talk to him.. But i dont want to talk to him! Ever since my mum passed, i hate him so much more. I have talked to him about his abusive, patronising and emotionally distressing behaviour...
    lovehappinessmusic lovehappinessmusic
    26-30, F
    1 Response May 19, 2015

    It Is Annoying

    Argh!  I get this patronising attitude from people quite a lot - strangers usually, but sometimes also family and friends.  When I was younger especially.  I assumed it would get better as I got older, grew up, matured.   Nope.  It still happens quite a lot.   Why...
    Opalgem Opalgem
    36-40, F
    1 Response May 10, 2011
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