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I Have a Family That Drives Me Crazy

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    My Brother'S A Stoner

      well, here it is, the nicely rolled up weed that my brother has, which he proudly posted on FB just today.... he even instagram it & all his friends begged for some, even my cousins.... i'll let this one slide, he's too old to be told what to do.. though he's still in...
    frankenstaine frankenstaine 26-30, M 3 Responses Mar 13, 2013

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    In-Laws

    I enjoy my own family, although my brother can be obnoxious, but my in-laws really drive me up a wall.  I am on the computer half of my day working and they are always talking to me about stupid stuff or complaining to me like I am their dang therapist or something. I...
    institches1981 institches1981 26-30, F May 4, 2008

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    Mine

    They drive me crazy, and sometimes drive me despair, but when push comes to shove, I know they are are always there. I did not chose them, nor did they chose me, but with there unending love, I will always be free. Free to be just who I was meant to be, and with there gift of...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 17, 2012

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    My Birthday Gift, Is My Problem?

    I turned 40 just this past Oct. My mother in laws Birthday gift to me, a year's gym membership. Some people give me an astonished look. Honestly, when I opened the envelope, there was a torn peice of scrap paper, with the words, 'one year membership ' scribbled on it, in her...
    Balancebeam Balancebeam 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 10, 2011

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    Bullshit !!!

    My family is like crabs in a buckent. Every time i try to move on with my life they keep trying to pull me in it bs already. i have very toxic dad and stepmom my biomom isnt anybetter she left us on my stepmom door step when i was 7 with my brother he was 1 and sister was 5 she...
    griego51 griego51 22-25 2 Responses Oct 16, 2012

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    I Have Panic Attacks

    I remember when i was younger, i was hearing my dad screaming to my mom and i was so scared. Since then, i have panic attacks. The last summer my dad hit my mom. And i was in front. I had a panic attack then, i was crying and i couldn't breath. My parents are ok now but i just...
    myTourniquet myTourniquet 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 13, 2012

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    My Youngest Brother Drives Me Crazy!!!

    I'd be the first to say that we have a dysfunctional family, but dyfunctional is the 'norm' these days, right?! If you look "normal" from the outside, then there IS something wrong w/ your family (LOL). So, my youngest and only brother continues to hold grudges of trivial things...
    dontwantdrama dontwantdrama 36-40, F Dec 6, 2010

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    I Have Panic Attacks

    I remember when i was younger, i was hearing my dad screaming to my mom and i was so scared. Since then, i have panic attacks. The last summer my dad hit my mom. And i was in front. I had a panic attack then, i was crying and i couldn't breath. My parents are ok now but i just...
    myTourniquet myTourniquet 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 13, 2012

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    I'm Not Hallucinating, I'm Sure I Exist...

    You know how everyone thinks their family is more crazy than everyone else's? Well, all everyone else I know thinks my family is definately more crazy than theirs. My Dad, he's very eccentric, but he's a really nice man. Can't remember anything, (unless it's bizarre trivia about...
    Zabou Zabou 26-30, F May 1, 2009

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    The Jokes On Me

    I dread holidays because it means going back home, or worse, them coming to visit. Sure, I love my family. I just can't get over how inconsiderate and hurtful they are. From the moment my parents step foot into my apartment, it begins. "Oh, you live like a polar bear - it's so...
    Lilyinbloom Lilyinbloom 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 26, 2010

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    That's Not What I Agreed To...

    Each Dec. My brother and his family of four go to visit his in laws for a week. Usually the week before Christmas. This year it's the 19th, Monday to the 24th, Saturday to be exact. In the past we have taken care of their dog. It's not very hard, I mean there's a timer in the...
    Balancebeam Balancebeam 36-40, F Dec 15, 2011

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    Specially My Husband

    He is so demanding, yesterday I told him I am tired of all his orders and bossiness, and I don't have to do any of the things I am doing, and if I am doing anything it's my choice. He said I know, but if you do anything it has to be my way!
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort 36-40, F 3 Responses May 2, 2009

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    I have family problems ok where to start ummmmmmm My aunts n family call me ugly and fat I have 3 brothers n 2 sisters 1 of my brothers Octavio cants stand manny( other bro ) n...
    Iamnotperfect Iamnotperfect 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I think we all have family and I laws we hate but when do you forgive for unforgivable things? Iv been told to move on many times but the hate and anger just doesn't go away
    aussie365 aussie365 26-30, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    I know the feeling I have family members that have done more damage to me than good. I feel half of who I know I coukd be because of the way I grew up. Its real sad.
    heidikay23 heidikay23 22-25, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    I feel like a lot of women with sisters are able to be close with each other. Not the case with my sisters.. I'm not sure why I got to be so unlucky in this department, it's...
    cbnfvr cbnfvr 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 15

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    I left my grandparents early yesterday afternoon to go to stay with my uncle Ted. He's absolutely nuts! Crazy! When I arrived he rolled out the red carpet, putting the hall runner...
    aoutdouze aoutdouze 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I'm at a family reunion thing and us "kids" got to hide eggs for the adults. I hid my moms in a tree. I find watching a bunch of grown adults 30+ wandering the yard for plastic...
    heyguysss heyguysss 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    So, I'm 16, and lately I've been stuck trying to make adult decisions, not because I'm trying to be selfish or anything but because I'm being put in a spot that if I leave (out of...
    ToastersAreFunny6 ToastersAreFunny6 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    Im done with trying to help my parents. I dont want to be selfish but I also dont want my older brother to remain a good for nothing or my parents to owe a lot of money. Our...
    NoobLove NoobLove 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 26

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    Just because my mother got married she wants to move, but I have no interest in getting to know her husband. I'm being rushed into a situation and everything my other family...
    Kperr14 Kperr14 13-15, F Apr 4

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    Hey my kid is 9 and lately he's been getting like really horny and hes always runing around naked lol but now im wondering if maybe i should help him out has anybody ever done this...
    Lostandbrokenwillfly Lostandbrokenwillfly 26-30, F 11 Responses Mar 24

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    I am 32 years of age, my brother is 37. After our father passed away when I was 10 and my brother was 15, he helped raise me. I may of picked up a few bad habits but I know deep...
    MyShaddow MyShaddow 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 24

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    My dream is to do interior designing course but my parents want me to do engineering. My dad is short tempered and is very typical. I just have no idea how to deal with him ! I...
    HateLife2 HateLife2 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm new here and I just really wanna let this out, and maybe get some advice. So, my mom and I are extremely close, she is my bestfriend. I live with my mom and my dad lives in...
    xoxocs xoxocs 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    I have this uncle guy (I'm not really sure if he is my uncle) and he's made attempts to hit my butt an he did once with a shoe and idk him or trust him and idk I dont like it at...
    heyguysss heyguysss 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    My parents are getting a divorce
    TooLostForLife TooLostForLife 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 5

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    I love my family like crazy but sometimes it can make me go insane. I'm the oldest daughter and naturally, I'm just nurturing and jump to taking care of others like a mother. All...
    Optimistic34 Optimistic34 31-35, F Mar 24

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    He means the world to me. When I first wrote him I didn't think anything would really come out of it, but I was wrong. Nobody gets it and they all think I'm putting my self in...
    kim95164 kim95164 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 25

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    Well, if you want to get technical, I still am. I'm still in and out of a few of the shelters in my area. However, I know this is a temporary situation that was meant to teach me...
    Mariposa85 Mariposa85 26-30, F Apr 8

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    It seems very hard for SOME people to differentiate between family and family. I have said numerous times that im sad because I want my own family and I feel alone and incomplete...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 2

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    I am estranged from my most of my family even the two children I gave birth to. It has been a agonizing experience and the holidays were bad until I got my dog. People are suppose...
    clarity888 clarity888 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 11

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    My two month old will be having his first bladder exstrophy surgery soon and I'm not sure what to expect. I don't want to say I'm depressed about it because he's the best thing to...
    Krystalgarciaa Krystalgarciaa 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    I'm in my late 20's, and have been in the midwest my entire life. I decided a few months ago to get away from everything, start over, and take a job on the West Coast. The city...
    etwake etwake 26-30, M Apr 2

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    I have no friends. No fake friends. No kind of friends. No best friends. No "lets go shopping" friends. No one to console me when I cant talk to my husband about something... I...
    veeshybi veeshybi 18-21, F 13 Responses 1 day ago

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    I'm new to this but decided to go ahead and post my experience. I met my husband when I was 12 years old and at age 15 he took my virginity away. I hung out with him in my early 2...
    Nerilynn Nerilynn 31-35 2 Responses Mar 29

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    Hello I see this experience tag being more recently used so I decided it would be sort of best that I write things here. Well to start off yes I do have DID and I am a part of the...
    DarkHappiness DarkHappiness 13-15, F Apr 2

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    My Year 2013 with MIL FILs death meant that we saw MIL a lot now all of a sudden, which was a change as usually I go near her maybe three times a year. In January of 2013My...
    AwayFromHer AwayFromHer 36-40 Mar 29

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    Well sentencing is Friday. They took him back into custody last Wednesday. I'm scared to death! He has done a few jail runs, but now he is facing 18-22 months. I know that's...
    DeniseMarie72 DeniseMarie72 41-45, F 1 hr ago

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    I don't want to sound overly sensitive, but this is something that has been eating away at me for a long time. Being in the Media Age where everyone is tuned into the lives of...
    SagittariusBlunt SagittariusBlunt 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 10

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    Man it's getting me good tonight. Pounding heart, racing thoughts, butterflies, panic, nausea. I realized I had caffeine at almost 10 pm.. Always a terrible idea! What do you...
    rayelizabeth rayelizabeth 18-21, F 2 Responses 45 mins ago

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    OK... so I really don't know what is wrong with me. I get these urges to have my own babies and it completely consumes my thoughts. I spend so much time just thinking about it...
    ballen0420 ballen0420 36-40, M Mar 28

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    How do you get over it? I knew going into my marriage and my attempts to have children that there was a good chance I wouldn't be able to conceive. The doctor told me when I was...
    Dawn0421 Dawn0421 31-35, F 3 hrs ago

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    I'm mentally ill and I hide it all from my family. I'm ashamed I guess, or scared of what might happen.
    jijipong jijipong 16-17, M 2 hrs ago

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    Everybody who I've told what she does to me says that she is abusive, but I'm still not sure. I know that she's narcissistic because in all the articles I read about it almost all...
    jules401 jules401 13-15, F 7 Responses Mar 29

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    I'm not sure many people are on this site anymore since it was taken down, but I know a few people who are, so I will start a new series again. Jason sat in his social workers...
    Surf07 Surf07 18-21, M Apr 6

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    I love you more every day, My name, I long for you to say. Do you know just how I feel? Do you know this love is real? Sometimes I wonder what you think. When you hear my name, do...
    beautifulgoodbye beautifulgoodbye 18-21, F Mar 24

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    Who the **** am I? I hate molding into other peoples interests attitudes and other **** like that and I dont know who I am at all, it drives me crazy i just want to scream and hit...
    feistyfun15 feistyfun15 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    Yea... Some things may be small but are annoying as hell. Like when I pull the toilet paper and it rolls clockwise instead of counterclockwise. I can't. It drives me crazy I have...
    esmeraldream esmeraldream 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    About 2 years ago, I met a woman whom I soon discovered I was exactly like. I felt the strongest connection to her I've ever felt in my life. I cared about her from the very core...
    Fiftypercent Fiftypercent 18-21 2 Responses Apr 2

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    Having my family move back from Georgia is great :) I've missed them so much, and I am extremely glad to have them back! Going years without seeing them to seeing it every other...
    16countrygirl 16countrygirl 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    People need to think bout how there actions affect others u kno ... Like for instance I kno I'm gna sound crazy but check this ... A boss fires a woman ... The woman goes home to...
    kpmalone kpmalone 22-25, M 2 days ago