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I Have An Insane Family

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    I'll start with the oldest person in my immediate family and work my way down. My mother has never been diagnosed as being mentally ill and yet, she is raising my oldest brother's children to believe that they should get pregnant at age 10, if it is possible. Her entire life...
    HighYouCantSustain HighYouCantSustain 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 4, 2009

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    "Merry Christmas to all and to all, shut the hell up." Peter Griffin - Episode: A Very Special Family Guy Freakin' Christmas
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    I admire beautiful, trusting relationships. I am grateful that I survived deep family betrayal. I've lost all hope and trust in a lot of my family members. I made mistakes myself...
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    1. I'm afraid of people and can't socialize. 2. I have hurt people in the past to make me feel better about myself. 3. I'm the ugliest person I have ever seen. 4. I'm not skinny...
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    To my father, my abuser for 25 years: I am writing to inform you that I know exactly who and what you are. Additionally, despite your many years of bullying & brainwashing...
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    Hell yes! When everything else is ******** away, what is left, but family. Yes, family is very important. Some families are screwed up to the gills, and people may have to find...
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    My cousin recently put on Facebook that she's getting married, since gay marriage is legal now. After that, my aunt posted on Facebook "everyone, please pray, there's a lot going...
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    Life is getting harder and harder on me each and every day ... I've been battling with depression for so long , the man cause of my depression is my dad He's so hard to live with...
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    I always hated when people would say you can't have a best friend of the opposite gender because it always ends in a bad relationship. I was lucky enough to have met my best friend...
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    The Family Albums....This winter while chillin' out in Florida, my Grandfather asked me to take on the task of transferring his many photo albums from Film to Digital, after he...
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    First off about me - I'm a 28 years old male, work out regularly, have a good job with a few artistic hobbies, am fairly good looking in that women make passes on me and am a...
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    My husband's mother is awesome to me, maybe because she is so very different to my own mother. There may be swearing, shouting to be heard over the TV and shocking stories..but...
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    My sister and mom are thick as theives. I had a huge awakening about 5 months ago. Things I always thought were off and things that hapoened i always just let go and brushed off...
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    I am grateful that they provided me with a house to live in and everything else to live off from but other than that I really don't like some my family. Some have made it clear...
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    So I'm not trying to write a sob story, I guess I'm just looking for some kind of motivation or support or even coping strategies that may have worked for some people. So this is...
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    My first childhood memory is me and my dad making paper planes and sending them from the window of the flat in 5st. building where my grandma lived. The second is my mum leaving...
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    My entire family is criminally insane. From my Mom, her oldest son, who is 31, to my youngest brother who is 10. I'm the youngest daughter, being 21. And there are 8 of us...
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    Prostrate Cancer, I know this is not the group to post this experience , but it's a subject many of us men don't talk about . The reason I'm posting this on here is , we all have a...
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    my father would to beat me up many times a week,month,year.. he would use his fists, he would whip me with his belt, he would strangle me , he would wrip my clothes,slap me with...
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