I Have a Drug Addicted Father

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    My Dad Is A Heroin Addict

    My family is the picture perfect family to everybody on the outside. Through to my teen years, I grew more and more aware of the fact that maybe my family wasn't so perfect. I started to suspect my dad's addiction to drugs in grade 9. In between then, he stole from me, told me...
    waitingawhile waitingawhile
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 28, 2013

    When I was younger, maybe 14

    or 15 my dad fell off the roof onto the driveway. He got screws and bolts put in his elbow and arm to hold him together and this is when he started using opiates. He had/has a pretty large supply of OxyContin all the time. That was 14 years ago and it's only gotten worse. Me and...
    Wbyogimaso Wbyogimaso
    26-30, M
    Nov 4, 2014

    Mentally Insane Father

    i used to love my father. but over the years he just looked lazier and lazier. he would sleep constantly and then fight my mother over really stupid things. and that included drugs since they both did that. we ended up leaving him when he threatened my mother with a knife. and he...
    StarlitMeadow StarlitMeadow
    22-25, F
    Oct 14, 2013

    And so it begins.... As soon

    as the weather grows cooler, my father begins to abuse the medications he is prescribed. He mixes them with alcohol and thus far, is on a four day bender. It's painful to watch a man so consumed with guilt, torture himself in this way. He does not want help of any kind. My...
    QuiriousMe QuiriousMe
    41-45, F
    8 Responses Sep 21, 2014

    You Paint Me A Blue Sky And Go Back And Turn It To Rain

    For as long as I can remember my Dad has been an alcoholic. He was never an abusive alcoholic or anything like that. He would just drink to get drunk. Alcoholism is in my blood, going back 3 generations. My sister died when I was eight years old and after that one of my Dad's...
    Lecollins Lecollins
    22-25, F
    Mar 23, 2013

    20 Years The Nodd.

    My dad had always been addicted to something sense he was 13. But the worest addiction he got him self into was herion. My dad was only consently in my life until i was 3. The only time i really remember my dad being there consently when i was little were the times he would be in...
    LadyFelon LadyFelon
    16-17, F
    Oct 20, 2012

    My dad is addicted to beer,

    and marijuana , and heroin. I figured it out this summer when i had to spend the summer with him. He use to get mad and beat me for no reason i still have the scares and everything. When i left to come back home my mom asked did i have fun i had to lie and say yes, My mom asked...
    WhyMeDamn WhyMeDamn
    18-21, F
    Jan 6, 2014

    MY Daddy

    I have a father whom is a drug addict. It all started when I was 12 years old. My father was abusive to my mother, so she divorced him. They've been together for so long, that I don't think my father thought that my mother would ever leave him. Well... She did. My mother...
    Jlono1 Jlono1
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Jan 27, 2009

    Daddy's Little Girl

    my father means the world to me. i once was "daddy's little girl" and his approval meant everything to me. i never thought he could do something wrong to hurt me. i always sided with my father and finding out everything i did it felt like a slap to the face. i was blind sided. i...
    rszyja rszyja
    1 Response Aug 10, 2011

    He Chose Heroin Over Me

    I was a daddy's girl. I loved my dad more than anything in the world. Ironically, He did not love me more than anything in the world. He loved one thing more, what was it? Heroin. He loved this evil substance more than his baby girl. He would rather shoot up than see me. That...
    Lovaticlove32 Lovaticlove32
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Feb 11, 2013
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