I Hate Talking to My Mother

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    Every time I see her name on my caller ID,

    my stomach flips. 90% of the time I don’t even answer. Talking to her just ruins my day. :(
    greenacres33 greenacres33
    46-50, F
    Nov 14, 2014


    We ring each other every day. Some days it screaming (her to me, I never scream at her), some days its little stabs at me, some days its a lovely (yet still torturous) chat. Today she mastered all three, beautifully. Really, she's an impressive woman! It started out with us...
    Tesse Tesse
    18-21, F
    Nov 5, 2008

    Why Do I Even Try?

    I have NO idea what possessed me to call my mother when I needed someone to talk to and comfort me. Don't they say the definition of crazy is doing the same thing over and over expecting different results or something?  Well, I already know what I ...
    interplanetaryenvy interplanetaryenvy
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 12, 2009

    So my crazy mother calls today

    and for a change, I answered. She called to tell me that because of her finances, she wasn’t going to be able to buy anyone gifts this year, so we shouldn’t feel obligated to buy her anything either. Then her next sentence was that she’d really like to have a tablet and...
    greenacres33 greenacres33
    46-50, F
    Dec 10, 2014

    She Just Doesn't Listen, Nor Understand....

    I hate talking to my mother, and I do it as little as possible. She never really listens to me. Like yesterday, I tried talking to her about the issues, going on with my boyfriend and I, and right away, she is like, he's got two weeks to get out. WTF. Does she really...
    deleted deleted
    Aug 8, 2009
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