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I Hate Living With My Parents

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    My Parents Hate Me.

    Ever since I was younger they would make comments about me or my body even to the point that I developed an eating disorder. Even now that I'm older, it's gotten worse. Any little thing I say my mom always gives me attitude and calls me a useless idiot. The other day I came...
    CrystalKlear17 CrystalKlear17 22-25, F 14 Responses May 29, 2011

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    Seriously. Clean your own own ******* house

    for your friends and company. I'm trying to write a science paper and history paper this weekend and don't need your **** added to it. ****!!!!!!
    Eg9801 Eg9801 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Living With Parents - Not Always A Bad Thing

    Could I put another perspective - and hope I don't make you feel angry if you feel trapped at home. I was a quiet and studious girl, pretty young for my age and my mum persuaded me to stay at home while I was at University. Although I loved Uni I found the constant pressure to...
    carolyn25 carolyn25 22-25, F 6 Responses Jan 27, 2013

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    I guess this is a question

    and an experience. I was told by my mother last night that she was done and wanted me out after I had an anxiety attack. I'm not sure if she's serious or not but me and my sister are at our edge with this. My sister already has a plan of moving out, should I with? if I don't any...
    NyBrid NyBrid 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 14

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    I'm Sick of This Stage In My Life!

    I am 28 and [still] living at home. For awhile, I was alright with it. By alright I mean that I was not by any means ecstatic, but that I could convince myself that it had its strong points. But now, it is high time for me to have a place of my own. I...
    macadamia513 macadamia513 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 17, 2008

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    My parents are both alcoholics

    who should have never ended up together. I'm grateful that they gave birth to my brother and I and I'm so happy to be alive, but living with them is driving me insane. I'm 20, and I have a great job but I have no one to move out with at the moment and there is no way I could...
    cassi5253 cassi5253 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 19

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    I'm just done my parents lie To me an they make

    life suck they say shot about my weight an attitude am Everything an the wonder why I don't want to be here
    alihausmann alihausmann 16-17, F Jul 17

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    Truth is they hate living with me.

    Just heard my mom complaning my dad about me. I was in university in another city and came back because i couldnt do it.. I get sick, more depressed then ever.. Came back home so i can get better, my family would help me. But nope. Whatever i do i cant make my mom to understand...
    JessJennn JessJennn 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 29, 2014

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    I was living in my marriage home

    and got separated from my husband(he called the separation). I couldn't take living their alone and most of all, I couldn't afford the expenses alone on my budget. I found myself flat broke, single and nowhere to go. I called my parents crying and finally admitting to them that...
    Kira05 Kira05 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 7

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    Me too, I so want a place in the country,

    with lots of aceras, so I can be free, and run around.
    4EverBlissful 4EverBlissful 26-30, F Jun 7, 2014

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    **** MY STEPDAD!!!!!!

    !!!!!! JESUS CHRIST!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Eg9801 Eg9801 22-25, F a week ago

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    The biggest mistake I ever made (so far) was

    believing them when they said, "Come back, live with us until you get your US medical license, then do your thing." I honestly told them I couldn't go back to living with them again at my age, and that I valued my independence and personal space too much. "Alright. Do whatever...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 10

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    My mom is borderline alcoholic,

    her whole family is. I also think she has a personality disorder from trauma in her young life. She refuses help because nothing's wrong in her head. Everyone else sees it. My stepdad and her fight every night. They scream at each other and it's extremely annoying. They're...
    FluteMastah FluteMastah 18-21, F 1 Response May 7, 2014

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    Twisted *** people. My dads wife more

    than he is. She is very manipulative, always telling me how I need to act and live. I'm irritated. They are both abusive, but damn, I need a break.
    HelloEla HelloEla 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 14

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    I'm too old for this.

    And I can't get out.
    prettyprude prettyprude 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 9

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    When I was 8 I was taken away from my parents.

    And you would think that would be traumatizing for me, but it was the best thing that has ever happened to me. I was healthy and happy, and I wasn't in a negative environment... And then my aunt kicked me out of her house because she thought it would save her marriage.. Never...
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 3 Responses Dec 13, 2014

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    I guess my dad isn't

    so bad it's my annoying,controlling emotionally abusive mother that I can't stand..damn I hate living with them,for the last 10 years or so Ive dealt with social anxiety barely leaving my house having no friends or life the works..now over the last few years I have started to...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 1 Response May 11, 2014

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    I Can't Stand This Much Longer

    My mom and stepdad...particularly my mom...have no concept of privacy.  I spend most of my time back in here in my bedroom on my computer with the door closed.  I used to lock it, but my mom always got mad when I did that.  "What if there's an emergency and I...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan 22-25, M 9 Responses Jun 2, 2009

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    krise17 krise17 16-17, M Mar 29

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    Hello, ok first off let me explain

    why at my age I still live with my parents. I moved back in with my parents 4 years ago because my husband and I got separated. Basically he yelled at me I got hurt and moved back due to some issue with him and my in-laws. Fast forward 4 years later, I am working, I pay the...
    BrokenAngel1201 BrokenAngel1201 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 15, 2014

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    MY FATHER IS SO ANNOYING.

    He is literally the biggest douche ever! He always has to be micro-managing me and knowing everything about my life! I get bombarded with questions about my life and it's really irritating! He just needs to leave me alone. Like today I was In my room for literally an hour, and...
    JickeryJack JickeryJack 18-21, M 3 Responses Feb 27, 2014

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    i hate it when they try to reach me.

    yeah I'm an ungrateful child
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 7

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    I wish I could just move out

    and live on my own with weekly checks from them or something. There are many reasons for this, but that would take days to explain so i will just give you one example. I told my mom three days ago I wanted to have a sleepover with my friend. I planned out the whole thing with...
    Dev4444 Dev4444 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 12, 2014

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    Most of the time they're never home.

    My dads always working, & my moms always out. Worst part is, I can't go out, because I have to stay home taking care of my grandpa. They don't know that I have a job to attend or a life to live. 😒 I swear, I want to go live with my dads parents, I'm sure I could do whatever I...
    becausetheinternet becausetheinternet 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 24, 2014

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    I cant wait to move out.

    I really dont care if I will end up living with roommates I wont like. As long as Im away from my parents. I cant handle the sexism, racism, homophobia and mental abuse anymore. I just want to walk out and never look back.
    Knockoffheart Knockoffheart 16-17, F Mar 24

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    They don't lie to me per say,

    but they beat around the bush. My mom asked me as soon as I got home if I had homework, I replied not really and she got all mad and said that my teacher called and said I missed an assignment. WHY DONT YOU JUST TELL ME MY TEACHER CALLED INSTEAD OF TRYING TO MANIPULATE ME AND...
    TickleMeCell TickleMeCell 18-21, T Apr 8

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    I sufferer depression

    and I seem to do my best but my mum always puts me down and says I'm wasting my life I need a full time job, only if she knew I was gay and I bet she wouldn't want me anymore...
    pardz pardz 22-25, M 4 Responses May 9, 2014

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    Need To Vent!

    Okay, i live in Southern California with both my parents. Let me tell you that i think i am honestly losing my sanity!! I do wish to  live a more adult lifestyle but due to money restrictions i cannot afford to move out. I have an extremely poor relationship with my "father" and...
    xSinfulxPleasurex xSinfulxPleasurex 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 28, 2012

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    I'm moving out in two weeks from my parents

    place. have paid rent on time every month for a year. moving is expensive and they want rent even though I'm not here the whole month. Is it wrong for me to be pissed and not want to give it to them?
    pandaangel pandaangel 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    I swear it must literally kill my stepdad to

    act his ******* age. You are such a joke.
    Eg9801 Eg9801 22-25, F Jun 23

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    I really want to move out,

    but can't afford living on my own and there isn't anyone I can live with. They treat me like I'm 12 years old and they still give me rules to go by. They constantly make fun of me and I can't even step out of my room for 5 minutes without them insulting me. I've recently started...
    bribri590 bribri590 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 1, 2014

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    I Hate Having To Rely On Them About Everything.

    I hate everything about my family. I hate my dad most of all. My dad... His lacks common sense to such a great extent that i want to sometimes bang my head on the wall. He gets mad at the weirdest thing ever. For example, a mail comes home from Bank of america and he starts to...
    WhymeKami WhymeKami 16-17 5 Responses Jul 11, 2011

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    Hate is such a strong word.

    I don't hate living with my parents it's just annoying sometimes. I want to have friends over when I want to. Be able to walk around naked if I want ( probably wouldn't). I just want to have the freedom to go and come as I please without the questions or intrusions.
    Eyeofthebeholder23 Eyeofthebeholder23 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 16, 2014

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    I Can't Take It

    Today's story: I can't deal with anything anymore. Song I used for the title: Can't Take It-The All-American Rejects So, Tuesday(04/02/13), my sister bitched at me about using these headphones I've been using(they're my Mom's, she let's me use them). It was barely after 6:00am, I...
    Carolynxhorror Carolynxhorror 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 4, 2013

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    I really really really hate living with my

    parents. I want to move out as soon as I turn 18 (next moth), graduate and get a job. I can't stand living here any more, they irritate me and they're so close minded and I think I'm starting to hate them. I don't want to be near them, talk to them or even look at them. It's...
    yukishiro yukishiro 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 8

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    I'm just so done. I can't stand it anymore.

    I need to get out of this house. First it was my mother's house. She was horrid to live with. My boyfriend lived with me at that time and he became so fed up with her that we left a year after moving in. So we ended up moving into his parents house. I HATE it. I hate them all. I...
    MichiDesu MichiDesu 18-21 Mar 25

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    I believe my mood, anxiety,

    and me just being happy will be so much better when I move out. I hate using this with my parents but I feel like this is the only word that matches this description : Selfish They used our grandparents as an excuse that they need to be there for them. I rarely see them and the...
    LoveisBeautiful5013 LoveisBeautiful5013 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I absolutely hate living with them,

    I never really lived with them, I always had serious relationships, yes even when I was younger to escape the grim reality of my relationship I held with them, I work fulltime, am going back to school, and what makes it all the more difficult to move out I have a child, Im 24...
    chika011 chika011 22-25, F Mar 23

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    As soon as I turn 18 I am leaving this house.

    The air here is smothering me.
    lavijasmine lavijasmine 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 19, 2014

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    My mother just loves to ***** at me

    for everything. I've been gaining weight the past couple years and I'm finally disgusted with myself enough to do something about it. I woke up late to go to the gym with my friend so I skipped breakfast. I got home at 11am from the gym starving. I started making myself...
    fernierox fernierox 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    You Don'T Know Me!

    You think you know who I am. But I'm not who you think I am. Because of you and your foolish, narrow-minded ways, I keep who I really am away from you. I keep it protected, far away from my sleeve so you can't take even a slight peak at it. You've never allowed me to be who I am...
    Ibby96 Ibby96 18-21, M 2 Responses May 13, 2013

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    Yesterday while I was at work they called

    and ordered supper, pizza, and when I got home and asked if I could have a slice they said I should get a pizza with my own hard earned money. Like what the ****. After my last hospitalization for self harm my mom didn't give two ***** about me. Now, five months later, she...
    TickleMeCell TickleMeCell 18-21, T 1 Response Apr 12

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    Growing up, I have always felt like I was a

    burden to my parents. They spend their time complaining about their lives, about parenthood and how much it has cost them to be parents. I am the fourth child of 5 children, and I have to listen to then all day long critisizing my sisters for ******** reasons and saying that we...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 19

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    They fight all the time,

    and swear a lot, I just want to travel and just leave everything behind
    Middleeasternineurope Middleeasternineurope 18-21, F Jul 3, 2014

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    There Is Only Enough Room In This House For One Overgrown Unemployed Child

    I just graduated and have been living back at home with my parents and 24 year old unemployed brother for about a month. The conversation at the dinner table tonight alone made me google the phrase "i hate living with my parents" and led me to this group. Dad "Ok...
    pushpop87 pushpop87 18-21, F 7 Responses Sep 23, 2009

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    i havent lived at home

    since i graduated high school. i suppose i could just go out and rent a place, but i wouldnt be saving a single penny. eventually, ill be moving, so i guess, ill save myself the hassle from moving twice. i have no privacy. even in my 30s, my mom will just barge into my room...
    blahblah2789 blahblah2789 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 31, 2014

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