I Have a Very Difficult Mother

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    Guilt

    My mother had another crisis this afternoon. A neighbor phoned and said she was completely confused and unable to walk, talk or even find her way to her door. My mother is 68. She's bipolar and has severe personality disorder. She's always been so difficult that we grew...
    anonimacy anonimacy
    36-40, F
    6 Responses Jul 15, 2013

    I'm Sure She Hates Me!

    I never look forward to my mother coming to visit, which she doesn't do very often. Whenever she does come down she tries to enforce the fact that I should be in hospital, because I'm so sick, and she'll look after my daughter. She takes over my home and throws away my stuff that...
    amigoodenough amigoodenough
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jun 25, 2008

    When Will You Actually Be There For Me?

    Friday evening. We weren't doing much, my friend was here and me, my daughter and friend were discussing loads of **** and couldn't decide on a DVD to watch. Someone was at the door. My best friends 14 year old daughter, she wouldn't come in, thats when I knew something was wrong...
    amigoodenough amigoodenough
    36-40, F
    Mar 3, 2008

    Am I Going Insane?

     I walked into my lounge and noticed my mam sitting down with a cup of tea, I asked her if the kettle had just boiled and she said yes, so I went in my kitchen and made myself a coffee, I didn't check the kettle or re-boil it. I walked back in the lounge and took a tiny sip...
    amigoodenough amigoodenough
    36-40, F
    Apr 17, 2009

    5 Year Old Parent

    I love my mother, I really really do but the woman hasn't made my life easy in the slightest. In respect for her, she doesn't know she is doing it. To understand my issues one would have to understand the woman that is my mother. Born in Quebec, the first girl out of 14...
    Linxer Linxer
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Jul 15, 2010
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