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I Hate My Parents

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    Firstly, I am not writing this to look

    for sympathy or pity from others, I am just at a point where I can not stand either of my parents anymore and I'm am not comfortable enough to tell anyone so I have resorted to an online forum. My parents were high school sweethearts who married shortly after college. My father...
    CKINKAID CKINKAID 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 22, 2014

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    For The Love Of A Daughter

    I grew up as a different child from among the rest. I was loved in the beginning, but now as a teen- I'm the bit scum to the earth to my parents. I wanna leave, I wanna run to the arms of someone who will care for me, what I hate the most is I've suffered as a baby and they never...
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Jan 23, 2013

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    So I'm new to this app,

    so bare with me, but I really need to express the hurt I'm feeling right now. So back in January I was suffering from the worst depression in my life. I had to quit my job because of my panic attacks and life was becoming too much. After I quit I began meditation and yoga for my...
    HazzaBoo HazzaBoo 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 24

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    Tonight went bad for a couple of reasons

    but God, my mom just put the cherry on top. I was busy all day and got home later than usual from therapy and so didn't make dinner. (Brother seemed to have been home a long time, but I guess he couldn't make dinner.) I did ask the night before if my parents wanted me to make...
    transtastic transtastic 18-21, T 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I had a terribly long day at school

    and now, I come home and have my jerk of a dad yelling at me. Why? Because I said I won't be able to go upstairs and get mum something. Apparently, I can't be tired. He's screaming and shouting about m e being lazy. He even called me a '******* lazy *****'! Mum didn't say...
    EvanescentIridescent EvanescentIridescent 16-17, F 4 Responses May 8

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    I'm becoming depressed.

    Everything I do just isn't enough for my parents. I maintain a 4.0 gpa. I'm on the junior varsity lacrosse team. I babysit my neighbors. I've never done anything bad in my life. My brother smokes weed, he fights in school, he's gotten in school suspension 2 times this year. He...
    gus2butt gus2butt 13-15 1 Response Apr 25

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    Not exactly both but mostly my dad.

    Everything I do is just not up to his standard. It's like I have to learn things the way he do. And honestly, I want to be my own person. I want to make mistakes and learn. And he always discourage everything I like. He forbids me to join competitions I've been dying to join...
    CloeSmile CloeSmile 16-17, F 1 Response May 4

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    My Story

    My parents are stupid in their way of thinking. They never approved of me having my boyfriend who was from another race. When I got pregnant that was that. They refused to accept me. First, because I was not married. Secondly, because I left University during my last year when I...
    MaryMary01 MaryMary01 26-30, F 8 Responses Dec 8, 2012

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    Sometimes i wonder my my parents didnt just

    have an abortion when i was still unborn but then i realise that my twin would have been aborted too and she is there baby i have been told by my father he would send me to an adoption centre countless times and they have shouted and blamed me for anything my twin did but i...
    otakugamerwolf otakugamerwolf 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 1

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    Dear Mother, Would you kindly take the stick

    out of your ***. Best Wishes, Everyone
    SvetlanaVDB SvetlanaVDB 16-17, T 2 Responses Mar 28

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    They assume that caning/slapping/punching is

    the best way to educate their kids.
    Dottyz Dottyz 22-25, F 2 Responses May 11

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    I can rarely do anything I like

    and thwy are always like "oh we will support you with whatever you choose in life" and other bs. They don't. Mum is a control freak and I am ashmed of my dad. Drinks and spends money on idk even what. I do distance myself from them but when I do try to interract mum acts like I...
    blueismyfavecolor blueismyfavecolor 16-17, F 2 Responses May 1

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    My Parents Don't Care About Me

    I honestly believe, after 18 years of experiencing pure hell, that my parents just simply do not care about me. I've always tried so hard to please them, but nothing works. Anything I do or say is turned around onto me. If my mother and I have a disagreement and I try to talk...
    ari190 ari190 18-21 31 Responses May 28, 2011

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    Dear Dad,

    You arent god.
    delusionsofglamour delusionsofglamour 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 9, 2010

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    I'm Done

    I sometimes feel a little immature about hating my parents. Its so cliched, so ordinary, so.... adolescent. But there is no other way to word it. I've never been an affectionate person and my family is not affectionate to one another, but I never hated them growing up. It was...
    AmbivalentMystery AmbivalentMystery 16-17 2 Responses Jul 8, 2011

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    Argh

    i cant bear living with them anymor. i hate them soo much, i could be told my mum had died in a car accident and i would smile. i hav day dreams about being told they died! its prob not very healthy but i dont care. they completly ignor me. i haf2 do my own washing, cook my own...
    deleted deleted 26-30 12 Responses Oct 8, 2007

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    So before my parents' divorce,

    my dad kind of let me live my own life and didn't interfere unless for something serious. But after my parents' divorce, his new girlfriend seemed to convince him that he needed to be more involved in shaping the kind of person I am. Which, being involved in my life in a...
    Mmbpink Mmbpink 13-15, F 1 Response May 6

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    all you have to do is say no.

    ..not yell like a stupid idiot for 10 minutes
    sarahk85 sarahk85 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 29

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    What I do not understand,

    is why it's okay to insult your f*cking child and then expect them to respect you, as if you treated them like they f*cking deserved to be. Hell no, I'm not going to admire you as a parent if you make me feel like ****. You're supposed to bring your kid's self esteem up not...
    NoF7cksSeven NoF7cksSeven 16-17, F 5 Responses Jan 12

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    to be honest they can go to hell they dont care

    about me at all some time i think im useless to people. my mom hate me my step dad hate me and my xfucking sis hate me i do EVERY THING FOR ALL OF THEM and this is how they trait me they kick me out for no reason who does that. I HATE MY PARENTS >: (
    supergirl4423 supergirl4423 13-15, F 2 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    Really don't know if you could call them

    "parents". More like the guy who got the woman pregnant who gave birth to me. Both were and still are drug users and were arrested several times. My "father" was in jail for robbery when I was born. My "mother" is currently in prison for assault on a police officer. Haven't seen...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Apr 18

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    Why is it always that heartless,

    cruel people get a chance to give birth to a new life? There are many couples out there who are dying to have kids but they never get the opportunity. Life is not fair at all. I love my parents but I hate the fact that they don't care for me and don't ever bother if I am alive...
    cdef12 cdef12 31-35, F 5 Responses Apr 23

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    I Love Them For Only a Few Things

    I love my parents for only a few things, For taking care of me, for paying for my expenses and assetts, and for letting me stay in their house. Everything else about them I feel no love. I hate them. I feel like I was born to be different from them. The way that they think is...
    London182 London182 16-17, F 29 Responses Oct 19, 2007

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    People I Live With. Nothing More

    Some say it's a phase. That I'll get over it. "You're merely a teenager" they say. But I know better. I know better because I've had to live with the devils I call my parents. I try my damn hardest to be the best daughter they can ever have. I am in all AP classes, gets...
    smileyface1625 smileyface1625 16-17 14 Responses Dec 19, 2008

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    I learned from an early age

    that my parents didn't love me, they hated me. Don't misunderstand my parents love her daughter, they just hate every characteristic that makes me... me. And they tell me that every day, every second that I’m with them. They hate the way i dress, all the thing i love they...
    SSLCO SSLCO 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 29, 2014

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    they act like i am the only person

    who lives in the house, do this, do that all day long. we are all adults yet i somehow have to clean up after grown *** people? is it so hard to clean up the mess that you made, why the hell do i have to clean it up. the kitchen is bad enough i have to clean up the mess people...
    anneloves anneloves 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 14

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    I cannot stand them. They treat me like crap,

    they treat me like a child, and they have always been unfair to me. They treat my older brother like a god. He's 24 and I'm 19. All he ever does is smoke pot and act like an *******. He got his gf pregnant and my parents treat his kid as if it is a reincarnation of jesus. They...
    marissa0630 marissa0630 18-21, F May 6

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    Destructive

    My parents have always put me down. My father especially. Back in my middle school years, I became so depressed, I considered suicide. I considered just ending it all. I was called worthless, idiotic, stupid, and many other things. It hurt. I had zero self-confidence. I never...
    duClo duClo 18-21, T 5 Responses Sep 12, 2012

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    Parents and Stupid Justifications!

    I cant stand my parents. I have spent years pushed in the shadows of the anger trying my best to compare to my siblings that got it all, including the ones of no blood relation. I never did anything wrong but be born with a mouth of honesty, to much for my parents to handle. I...
    strz79 strz79 26-30, F 7 Responses Mar 24, 2007

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    My mother makes me so frustrated.

    This may not seem loke that big of a deal to some but to me it is. I have a paralysis in the right side of my face called bells palsy. Its not as bad as it was but i still am unable to smile. So taking picture is difficult for me because i cant smile. So whenever someone takes...
    jenyc jenyc 16-17, F 3 Responses May 10

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    I hate my parents. I mean,

    they are too bossy for me. They kept blaming things to me that I didnt even do. They want EVERYTHING to be perfect. Theres no time that mom shouts at dad when he's drunk. She's too LOUD. And I hate loud people. Also, they are so strict at grades. Whenever I get low grades, they...
    LittleMissCupcakies LittleMissCupcakies 13-15, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Rant- I really hate when my dad doesn't have

    money. It ticks me off ! We need food in the house. Told me to lose weight -_- really. I'm just glad schools almost out so when I'm at home chilling and drawing he'll be back working that booty off at his job.
    LargerthanBander LargerthanBander 16-17, M 3 days ago

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    FVCK FVCK FVCK FVCK!!

    !! MY DAD IS IN NEW YORK 6 FVCKING HOURS AWAY!! HE STILL HAS TO YELL AT ME AND THREATEN TO TAKE MY PHONE AND COMPUTER! HE EVEN SAUD IM NIT ALLOWED TO GO TO A CERTAN FRIENDS HOUSE FOR THE REST OF THE SCHOOL YEAR! FVCK I HATE HIM! AND MY MOM, UGHHHH SHE IS JUST A ***** AND CAN GO...
    GayBoyyyy13 GayBoyyyy13 13-15, M 5 Responses May 10

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    Ok so I went up stairs

    and they started yelling at me like they usually so but this time it was about getting a summer job and my license and starting to pay bills, I already know what I'm gong to do I have plans. So I stated yelling back and they were all like pay for your own school, food, clothes...
    DEATH1o1 DEATH1o1 18-21, M 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    I'm sorry but seriously they don't keep promises

    and it really annoys me... They promise and they say one thing and have to break it and never finish what they say. I'm really annoyed and just want to cry and yell.... Freak if annoyed.
    Meyrinfields Meyrinfields 18-21, F 2 Responses May 4

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    My parents were and still are alcoholic drug

    addicts. When I was born my dad was in jail. I grew up in a horrible neighborhood and was left alone most of the time but when my parents were home they were too drunk or high to take care of me. I left home when I was 18 and made a life for myself. But some of my parents bad...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 24

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    But do I? Should I? My dad shoved me around a

    bit when I was a kid, as I may have already mentioned. He had awful anger issues. While now, being hit doesn't happen as often, I get emotionally abused... I think. I doubt myself. I TRY not to believe that I am stupid, lazy, selfish, and fat. I TRY to believe that I am not...
    RedDawn19 RedDawn19 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 6, 2014

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    I Can Finally Say That I Hate My Parents

    At this point, I can honestly say I don't love them anymore. I used to. I used to love them and wonder why they didn't love me like other parents loved their children. I used to think they were just so horrible because of me, that my very presence caused them to behave like that...
    sugarburn sugarburn 22-25, F 63 Responses Jun 26, 2008

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    I'm new to this so I'm just gonna wing it.

    since I was little up until I was 6 I was living with my grandfather. he was like a father figure for me and taught me things that parents should do. at the age of 6 we finally moved into my parents place. meeting them was weird because I didn't really have memories of them. I...
    dhaller dhaller 22-25, M 1 Response May 11

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    Why I Hate My Parents

    My dad drank and physically and sexually abused me. My mom ignored it and my cries for help..now they are in their 80's and still only think about themselves..they are ill and my mom complains all the time...god I hate their selfishness
    debigee debigee 46-50 6 Responses Jan 1, 2013

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    period. i feel no connection with them

    whatsoever. they've shown no genuine compassion to me over time. they're always away. i've just grown numb to their presence or lack thereof. i'm very jealous of my friends who have a close bond to their parents.
    olahjagger olahjagger 22-25, F 1 Response May 12

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    My parents are too rough with me.

    When I say parents, I mean my dad. He's always choking me or hitting me or something. Then when I try to joke about it or fight back he tells me I'm annoying and says to go away. He doesn't like hanging out with me or being around me the way he used to. At the same time, if I...
    whydad whydad 13-15, F 2 Responses May 12

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    They just **** me off!

    My mom always get so hot-headed even in the tinie-tiny thing! And keeps on shouting! Gosh... she just makes me feel uncomfortable when I'm with her...
    LittleMissCupcakies LittleMissCupcakies 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    so I don't know if this is just me

    but anyways, my parents are good people, they give me everything I want and love me. But I don't. I once made a terrible mistake ages ago, I now put all my effort into school and even get pretty good grades but god forbid if i want to go out with my friends. My parents will say...
    devi99 devi99 13-15, F 4 Responses Sep 26, 2014

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    Let Me Live

    i am so over my parents. them constantly taking away my rights and freedom and constantly ruining my life i just cant deal with it anymore.  i just want to live my life and not have to constantly have them on my back taking my phone and making it so i HAVE NO LIFE...
    brr617 brr617 16-17 85 Responses Nov 21, 2008

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    I guess this is a way

    for me to just let it all out. I probably won't hate my parents for much longer after i write this, if I'm being honest. But I need to. This isn't going to be one of those extreme, abusing stories, but I need to share my pain I guess... Well, it all started when I was in 6th...
    justordinarygirl2015 justordinarygirl2015 16-17, F 1 Response May 2

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