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I Have A Mother That Drives Me Crazy

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    My Mother Loves Attention Whether Negative Or Positive.

    i have for a while been convinced that my mother is a narcissist. from everything i've read i will bet my life on it, yet there are still a few things that she does, that puzzles me. for instance, when ever i would tell someone about how mean such and such had been with me and...
    veronica4ever veronica4ever 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 4, 2013

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    I'm Sorry, But She Does.

    I love her, but omggg. She liiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiies. She manipulates and lies so so so bad. I just don't understand. Her whole life is centered around worrying about what everyone else thinks of her. Of course, that extends to her children, which includes me...
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 10, 2013

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    My Mother And Pictures

    one thing i don't get is why my mother is obsessed with me not taking any good pictures. she will go out of her way to either not take any pictures with me in parties (family gatherings), if someone asks to take a picture with me and she is holding the camera, she will move the...
    veronica4ever veronica4ever 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 2, 2013

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    Mothers

    Mothers,most of us have,Some more so than others,Mothers that drive you crazy,Always fussin',Things never right,All you can do,Grin and bear it,One day,She'll be gone.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Feb 25, 2012

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    Lately

    so my mother has been acting nice with me lately, BUT i don't trust her let alone think that she has changed. i just play along. she is nice to me i am nice to her. i am actually a bit consern i wonder what she is up to. for now i just play along. ofcourse she cannot allow me to...
    veronica4ever veronica4ever 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 4, 2013

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    I have ocd, if something isn't in the right spot or facing the right way it drives me nuts. Oh well :-)
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    That's a rarity these days.. at least for guys around my age. Hah. They're too busy trying to act cool and talk **** to their mother in front of other people. In fact, I admire...
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    It's easy to point at my mother as the "bad guy" out of my parents. After all, she was the one who was constantly yelling, cussing at us, saying she hated us and wanted to leave us...
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    I need to share my story and get some advice. My mother was a seventeen year old when she married my dad. As far as I know she didn't love him. According to her she wanted to call...
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    PrincessPhie PrincessPhie 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 29

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    I was depressed all the time a mother of toe and one on the way I felt lost I had a home And husband a car a boat a family.. No reason I know now to be depressed I lost my 7 month...
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    I was depressed all the time a mother of toe and one on the way I felt lost I had a home And husband a car a boat a family.. No reason I know now to be depressed I lost my 7 month...
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    I was depressed all the time a mother of toe and one on the way I felt lost I had a home And husband a car a boat a family.. No reason I know now to be depressed I lost my 7 month...
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    I was depressed all the time a mother of toe and one on the way I felt lost I had a home And husband a car a boat a family.. No reason I know now to be depressed I lost my 7 month...
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    I was depressed all the time a mother of toe and one on the way I felt lost I had a home And husband a car a boat a family.. No reason I know now to be depressed I lost my 7 month...
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