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I Have a Family That Drives Me Crazy

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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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    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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    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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    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 1 Response Nov 26, 2010

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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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    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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    None of them get along

    and I seem to get stuck in the middle quite a bit. It is so hard to maintain relationships with people who refuse to even try to get along.
    mamahasnoclue mamahasnoclue 41-45, F Aug 22, 2014

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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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    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 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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    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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    No one understands me only my cats not my dog not my rabbits bit my friends nor my family only my cats you may think it's crazy but I have had my cats for years they know how I act...
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    So a few weeks ago I had to borrow some money from my mom and i told her i would pay her back when my husband got paid. Well the day came and we went to the bank and called her for...
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    I feel as though I have no family. My mother left when I was very young. My dad later remarried and at the age of 16, my step mother kicked me out. I was forced to live with my...
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    I live in a place where usual things are not allowed, for example having a bf, let alone chatting with men on the phone. I am a virgin coz obviously not married. So I live in my...
    Sajanova Sajanova 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 9

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    It's been months since I've been on EP and when I am I simply express my emotions openly than to any other person/app whatever. Idk what's going on with my family lately...
    silentarab silentarab 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I have only 2 people in my family. My mom and my brother. My mom has attempted suicide and is severely depressed, she also has cancer. And my brother has attempted suicide twice...
    mightymouse69 mightymouse69 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    Sometimes family can be a TRIP.
    Bpack Bpack 31-35 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    Yep -_- they all do but in the end, they're still family. Can't hate them lol, just got love for them. :3
    ShakenButNotBroken ShakenButNotBroken 18-21, F Jan 10

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    I'm adopted. I'm in my 40s now and want to meet my real family. I'm told they think I want something like inheritance. I just want to know them. What should I say to set up a...
    TheMadProfessor TheMadProfessor 41-45, M a week ago

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    My mom is so nosy when it comes to my sex life. I know she's worried and wants to make sure I'm safe and won't get pregnant, but she wants to know every detail that I really don't...
    christarose96 christarose96 18-21, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    I will never understand why it is that every single time I try to do anything that's important to me personally, about half of my family has to do everything in their power to make...
    mrweerd mrweerd 26-30, M 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    I feel as if my mum hates me. She always attacks me for being just like my father and brings me down because of it. I am currently having relationship problems and I feel as if...
    SecretAbby SecretAbby 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Hi I need some advice do you tell my partner how badly her father has made me feel ? Basically i am engaged to my girlfriend (lesbian couple ) her sister has recently had a baby...
    kirsto22 kirsto22 22-25, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    Man I'm so pissed right now. (ok I was until a few minutes ago) holiday break was fun but I can't wait to take a few hundred kilometers break from those folks again. I've had...
    vintervandraren vintervandraren 18-21 2 Responses Jan 2

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    My parents split before I was born and I am now trying to track down my father. It is so exhausting. I have managed to find some names on what little info I have to go on. I...
    niteowl84 niteowl84 26-30, F Jan 8

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    My older sister has a habit of becoming snooty with me. She actually makes this face where she turns her nose up at me. It's very frustrating. I actually am a very smart and...
    SheSaidx SheSaidx 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    Tonight, I was having my normal snack. I do this every night so I don't get the shakes from being hungry. And I was sitting on the foot stool, eating and watching tv. My dad looks...
    ZiggyZebra ZiggyZebra 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    So, tonight, I was having my snack as usual. I was coming back upstairs from getting my ice cream. I walk into the kitchen and my dad was in there getting his dinner since he got...
    ZiggyZebra ZiggyZebra 13-15, F 4 Responses Jan 14

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    My grandfather needs to stop. He takes my things and throws them away, when they're MINE and I NEED them. If I put something somewhere, I expect it to still be there when I want it...
    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 15

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    Between her farting without excusing herself, burping and blowing it into the air, her constant talking (and nagging), trying to change my habits, trying to convert me to her...
    aintnoangel aintnoangel 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 15

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    My dad just never admits he's wrong. It can be about education, the road, or even school but no matter how good reasoning I give him he doesn't listen!
    Homocidebear Homocidebear 13-15, M 3 Responses Jan 4

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    So today I've been so upset I didn't physically leave my bed until 4pm Last weekend I went to a friends house cause my parents were having a huge fight again and I figured...
    Vaughn37 Vaughn37 18-21, M 4 Responses Jan 6

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    Lately , I've been noticing that my mom does everything for my sister in Law . And I hate it ! I never really noticed or cared till now that I'm pregnant N spend most of the time...
    riaa777 riaa777 18-21, F Jan 9

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    Me and my cousins hardly talk, there only so much effort one can put in while they other does very little.
    ownfrnchseplaya ownfrnchseplaya 26-30, M Jan 9

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    When I was about 8 or 9 I was laying in bed around 2 or 3 AM and I was listening to my parents fighting in the other room. my dad was saying stuff like "i hate you" and "i never...
    EvilAngels EvilAngels 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 9

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    My stepdad goes and drinks all the time, brings people home. There is a 6 year old here who has to live in this. He comes home yells at my mom alot and accuses her of going out and...
    nr303 nr303 18-21, F Jan 9

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    I'm going to start off this experience with a little background info. It was 10:00 at night when all of this started . I was in my room. My dad was in the living room drinking beer...
    EvilAngels EvilAngels 18-21, M Jan 10

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    Who doesn't though. Right???
    ForTheFallen ForTheFallen 22-25, M Jan 10

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    constantly expecting me to be respectful not knowing how I am really treated. Ik I am a kid and am suppose to know my place but what happens when your more mature than the people...
    jybreil jybreil 16-17, M 2 Responses Jan 10

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    I once snuck out of the house... it was a disaster
    ArianaMarie ArianaMarie 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    I can't stand him anymore. Grandpa needs to chill. I just sent my mom 2 very angry paragraphs through text regarding my grandfather. Either she straightens **** out him, or there...
    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 15