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I Have a Son

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    When my son was born in '95,

    I shocked my whole family, even my husband. The reason for, I wasn't going to keep. I had social workers ready to take him as I put him up for adoption. My only regret in keeping my son, I didn't grow attached to him during the 40 weeks of pregnancy. I was very confused at...
    EyeDontGiveAHoot EyeDontGiveAHoot 36-40, F 5 Responses Jul 13

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    I found out I was going to be a dad now

    after a few months I'm going to have a little boy I'm happy sept 23 2014 ppl pray and wish me luck for a happy healthy baby
    forgoten1990 forgoten1990 22-25, M May 27

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    Ahh Yes !!!!!!! My Number One Priority ...........my Son Cooper

    HI TO ALL READING THIS AND THANK YOU !AS I WAS SITTING OUT ON MY DECK YESTERDAY PLAYING WITH MY SON COOPER AFTER RAKING THE LEAVES FROM MY YARD .........I GRABBED A PEN A A PIECE OF PAPER AND JOTTED DOWN THINGS THAT CAME TO MY MIND .....SO HERE I GO...
    vman1370 vman1370 41-45, M 16 Responses Apr 12, 2011

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    My Son

    I'll always need my son no matter what age I am. My son has made me laugh, made me cry, made me proud. hugged me tight, seen me fall, seen me succeed, cheered me up and kept me going strong, and driven me crazy at times. He's not just a son but a friend that i'll have forever...
    RitJaCa RitJaCa 46-50, F 7 Responses Jan 6, 2012

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    A Date With a Great Guy

    My son has planned a day for just he and I.  First we are going to explore the Historical Society's museum.  Followed by lunch on Campus, at a Diner that still exists from my time there.  Cool.  Then an afternoon movie.  He has even arranged to have his...
    Freestanding Freestanding 51-55, F 4 Responses May 28, 2008

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    I have a beautiful cute sweet lovable baby boy .

    . He is my world - I do anything for him especially to see him smile . I'm a young good mother . 😍😘💕💕 ..
    Munchkinnx3 Munchkinnx3 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    X 3

    I have 3 sons. Little did I realize 31 years ago, that I would have all boys. I had thought to only have two children. I had the first; a beautiful, blue eyed bald baby. Three years later, I had a little boy with dark hair and hazel eyes. Two years after that, a sweet baby boy...
    seastorm seastorm 51-55, F 1 Response Nov 11, 2012

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    My son's name is Rylan Jacob.

    He was born 11/10/11. He weighed 6lbs 15oz. Was 19 1/2in Long. My first true love. My birthing story: I was induced a week early due to PUPPPS (Look it up, I couldn't tell you what it stands for). They placed the cervadil, however you spell it, at 8pm 11/9/11. It stayed in...
    PeaceLovinIndividual PeaceLovinIndividual 18-21, F Feb 11

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    He Is One Tomorrow

    He was born a tiny, silent baby. Pale blue. A cord wrapped around his throat, 27 weeks, tiny lungs and a damaged liver. He has a mop of ash blonde hair. Pale blue eyes. Tiny hands and tiny toes and laughter which makes me smile so much , that my cheeks ache. Tomorrow, he will...
    Incandescence Incandescence 41-45, F Jul 7, 2013

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    Power Struggle

    We're arguing again. I see his small angry face in the rear view mirror. Setting out rules and boundaries seems impossible at this point. He's pushing me and testing me at every turn.  We're seeing a therapist, trying to get to the bottom of his anger,fighting at school. It's...
    chorusgirl chorusgirl 31-35, F 7 Responses Sep 14, 2012

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    I Love My Son

    I have a 3 year old son. His father was abusive to me so I left him when my son was 1 1/2 years old. he's going to be 4 in October. But now, he lives directly beside my husband, my son, my stepchildren, and myself :( And he is uninvolved in my sons life, an he doesn't want to be...
    therealist23 therealist23 22-25, F Jun 21, 2013

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    A Sad Story

    I was careless with an ex-gf of mine, and she got pregnant.  I have not paid a cent in support, nor have I been anywhere near him.  Of course, that is exactly 100% of my income now, so it's not like I'm rolling in the lap of luxury while they live in poverty. Actually, it's...
    NeonBlueMidnight NeonBlueMidnight 26-30, M 31 Responses Jun 9, 2011

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    My son is three, I've always told him "makeup

    and nail polish is for girls". Well a few weeks ago he asked me "mama, why do girls wear make up?" I told him "it makes us pretty" he said "mama you don't need makeup" I smiled and told him he was sweet but that mama looks tired with out it lol.... (out of the mouth of babe's!)
    shimmersandsparkles shimmersandsparkles 26-30, F 7 Responses a week ago

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    My Little Mister.

    Our son is now 8 months old and I'm finally seeing his personality, it's a lot like mine. Damn, he's in trouble, LOL. He is pulling up on things and standing, trying to walk while holding on to the table or his crib.  He would rather crawl all around than be held. He hates...
    ImNotGood ImNotGood 31-35, F Jan 15, 2013

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    3 Boys

    I HAVE THREE WONDERFUL LITTLE BOYS, JACOB 7, JARED 5, AND CLAYTON IS 2. THE 2 OLDEST PLAY BASEBALL AND FOOTBALL AND WILL PROBABLY WANT TO PLAY BASKETBALL ALSO. CLAYTON JUST WATCHES RIGHT NOW BUT I AM SURE HE WILL PLAY THEM WHEN HE GETS OLD ENOUGH ALSO.  I WAS MARRIED TO...
    CHUCK4KIDS CHUCK4KIDS 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 19, 2007

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    Since Not Even 3 Weeks :)

    My son was born after 42 weeks and 2 days of pregnancy. Labour had to be induced, I don't know how much longer he wanted to stay inside :). At delivery he was 4020 grams and 55cm. Every thing went well, I'm so happy  to finally hold him in my arms :).
    LittleAnt LittleAnt 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 12, 2013

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    I Love My Son, But....

    I do love him, but sadly, from an infant to 10yrs old now, I feel like we never bonded...As much as I try,I can't seem to feel the closeness that I feel with my other two kids. He's told me a time or two in anger that he hates me and has never loved me to which I reply well, I...
    calhoune calhoune 41-45, M 3 Responses Oct 4, 2013

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    He'S My Everything Xx

    Ryan is my only child and I can't begin to tell u how much he's changed my life! Finding out I was expecting a boy was amazing!! I was over the moon :) it's been lovely watching him grow from the inside and to a little boy it's gone sooo fast he'll be 3 this year in August, iv...
    tasharyan tasharyan 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 26, 2013

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    Potty Training

    My little boy is 3 (to be 4 in October) and I've been working on potty training :) He's been going #1 in the potty but today for the first time ever he went #2!!! i'm so excited and I'm such a proud Mommy today. :)))))
    therealist23 therealist23 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 12, 2013

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    I have two sons...they are

    now 3 and 5. Being only 18 months apart they feed off each other and keep you on your toes. But I would not trade them for the world!! Their older sister would say something different about that idea though :)
    Eastsidegirl101 Eastsidegirl101 36-40, F Jan 22

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    Being A Dad At Age 16

    I didn't react so well i panicked and tried to kill myself I barely took a responsibility for myself but now when i look back and remember my stupid reaction I just laugh about it he is a gorgeous smart cute boy he looks and acts exactly like me when i was at his age only...
    Jamesy3 Jamesy3 22-25, M 1 Response May 26, 2013

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    I Have FOUR!

    They are 7, 5, 5 and 3. Technically, one of them isn't my biological child, but I view him as my son, he is the son of my best friend who sadly died two years ago, and I am his legal guardian. They are a mix. My 3 year old is very much a loud, boisterous threenager with no...
    CadmiumGold CadmiumGold 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 27, 2013

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    New(Ish) Mommy

    on 11/15/12, I became a mother to my first baby. I love my little man to pieces. next to my husband, he is the most important man in my life :p
    shadowplayTH shadowplayTH 26-30, F Sep 23, 2013

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    Football Sunday

    He had his best friend over to watch Football on Sunday. It's amazing how many potato chips and Dell meat two skinny guys can pack away.  He's asking for a high-def Television.  Maybe for Christmas, if I can swing it.  
    RitJaCa RitJaCa 46-50, F 1 Response Oct 19, 2009

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    Yeah

    we were going down the road in our car,they were having a contest on a radio station.if you could answer the question,you could get tickits to any group coming to your area.so i answered the question aloud,and when they gave the answer,i was rite.my son like mom why didnt you...
    brokengirl29 brokengirl29 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 10, 2012

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    The Son, The Moon And The Stars

    My son is 9 months old right now and he is starting to get into things now. He is just so silly, he has his mother's obscure sense of humor. I sat my glass of water down yesterday thinking that it would be just fine on the coffee table while I searched for the remote.  NOT SO...
    ItsLikeThatMan ItsLikeThatMan 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 20, 2013

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    I Had My First Child at 18.

    His name is Garrett Jr. His mother, my girlfriend, decided he should have my name. He turned one on June 25th. He wasn't expected at all by me, or my girlfriend, but we both couldn't be happier. I know that having a child when your young is something that should try to be...
    Garrett14 Garrett14 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 8

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    My Baby Boy...

    is very much an extremely huge part of my life. He is my rock. he is strong and brave. At the age of 14 he is such a little man. I think I have done a good job as a mom. I love looking at my kids and knowing that they are growing up to be great people.   Update: My son is...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Mar 14, 2008

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    My son is the greatest,

    he will never know how much i love and adore him.
    LadyPatty LadyPatty 36-40, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I have a son. His name is Joey,

    and he's 4 years old. He's super intelligent...like his father. He's adorable, and he enjoys playing with other toddlers. Not shy at all, and befriends everyone and never forgets to tell me he loves me everyday. Even right now as he is soundly sleeping, I could just hear him say...
    LolitaChrisbell LolitaChrisbell 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 16

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    Caleb!!!!!!!!!

    I had my son Caleb William on May 26, 2012.  He came into this world weighing a whopping 7lbs 6oz, LOL.All he does right now is eat, poop, and sleep which is fine by me because I need some rest.Mom said enjoy this quiet time while I can because when he starts walking and talking...
    ImNotGood ImNotGood 31-35, F 6 Responses May 29, 2012

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    I Have a Beautiful Son, He&...

    I have a beautiful son, he's 11 yrs old, 5ft 2 inches(taller than me), and he has blue eyes and dirty blonde hair, but more importantly he has a compassion for other people and their feelings that never ceases to amaze me.  I'm proud to be his mom.
    keyna keyna 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 15, 2008

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    Stig89 Stig89 22-25, M Mar 4

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    A son will hold your hand

    for only a little while but he will hold your heart for a lifetime.
    KerriJ1970 KerriJ1970 41-45, F 5 Responses Jun 17

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    Had Him Young, Love Him To Bits

    I had my son just a week shy of my 19th birthday, but I love him to bits, even though he came much earlier in my life than I ever would of expected. I wouldn't trade him for the world, plus he'll be out of high school before I hit 40 yrs old, so I'll have plenty of life left and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 24, 2013

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    My son was supposed to have been born on Nov 16

    but he came on Oct 28 just four days after his father's 27th birthday. It was a difficult delivery, my water broke at 3 am and he wasn't both until 6 pm. 16 hours of labor, not dilating on my own and having to get pitocin which produced contractions from hell. 20+ stitches...
    desiLana desiLana 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 9

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    I Don't Want My Step-Son Near My Son Anymore

    I feel awful saying it but at the same time i also feel like i have gotten to the point where i don't know what to do anymore. My partner has his son who is 4 years old every weekend and i have my son who is 7 years old always as his father passed away. We got together a year n...
    misshideaway misshideaway 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 21, 2013

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    Two Of Them!

    I have two amazing sons. Collin, my thirteen year old, was my first baby. I remember just watching him sleep at night with my ex husband. We were completely in awe of that little being that we made. Today, he is my little man. Always wanting to protect me and his little sister...
    MrsHawes MrsHawes 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 14, 2013

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    ≪3

    I bought him a guitar for Christmas last year and he rarely uses it. Now he wants a telescope. I can't say that I'm totally disappointed.
    jenimichel jenimichel 41-45, F 2 Responses Oct 17, 2013

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    trishayvette trishayvette 22-25, F 2 Responses May 13

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    My 4 year old is having surgery today.

    I am about to lose my nerve on this one. He is having a tonsillectomy And myringotomy. I'm so worried for him. I hope things will go good. :-/
    darkhorsek darkhorsek 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 31

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    My Son

    He says the funniest things sometimes. He's growing up so fast. He's so adorable I know he will have a girlfriend soon, if he already doesn't. He's always in a good mood. He's a little lazy, but once he gets up he really likes to help me out. He actually listened to me...
    ijustneed2talk ijustneed2talk 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 8, 2013

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    Lessons From Experience

    The following came from an anonymous mother in Austin, Texas.Things I've learned from my Boys (honest and not kidding):1.) A king size waterbed holds enough water to fill a 2000 sq. foot house 4 inches deep.2.) If you spray hair spray on dust bunnies and run over them with roller...
    NoahBody123 NoahBody123 51-55 Nov 8, 2013

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    Hidden Son

    For most of my life I have accepted that I am a gay male and happy these days to accept this. In my youth though I was happy to have relations with both men and women (and still to this day admire women and their bodies just not sexually). Back in the late 70's I was a very...
    tsv01 tsv01 46-50, M 2 Responses May 8, 2012

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    I Love My Boy!

    My son is three and he looks like an absolute angel, but he definately has a mischievous side. When I'm doing housework he hides in a room I need to clean & jumps out at me. He thinks it is the funniest thing to scare the life out of me! He has these big blue eyes and big grin...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 30, 2012

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    22 Months!

    I have a son, Dallas James (: He will be 2 years old in November! I love him to pieces and so much more! <3
    ModifiedMamaofTwo ModifiedMamaofTwo 16-17, F Sep 22, 2013

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    My Son

    The face I see before I go to bed The face I see first thing in the morning My pride, my joy, my son.
    RitJaCa RitJaCa 46-50, F 6 Responses Oct 15, 2009

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    Liam

    && I stay up late at night. You in my arms. Me huddled over you. Like maybe if we stay this way awhile, I can shield you, From all the bad things in life. Hold your little hand. Hug you close and tight. Hear your gentle breathing. My Angel from the Light♥
    EverythingIsAnIllusion EverythingIsAnIllusion 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 6, 2013

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     I know I am too young for thins but you can't blame a guy for thinking already. I really want 4 kids 3 sons and one daughter, I wish to have atleast one of the future sons to...
    daniel147 daniel147 13-15, M 5 hrs ago

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    so ive got a crush and when i go back i want to sing a song to him please help invite to chat and ill help make a song i will add you as a top freind if i like and he like
    lucyevans99 lucyevans99 22-25, F 9 hrs ago

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    A song that would make a great ringtone
    izzypie izzypie 36-40, F 1 Response 12 mins ago

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    "What do I deserve?" - Have you, reader, ever asked yourself the question? How about just asking yourself, 'How much would I be worth to the world? 45 grand a year? How about...
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