I Have An Overprotective Family

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    I love and appreciate

    that my parents care for me and want to look out for me but I wish they can see that I'm growing up and that they should learn to let me be more independent.
    ifyouseekali ifyouseekali
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 23, 2014

    I sometimes find I hate my overprotective

    family. As a child I grew up with an aunt in her teens (my mothers sister). My aunt is only 9 years older than me. As she became a teenager my grandmother worked as a nurse and often had the nightshift. My aunt would sneak out and stay out during the school night. My parents...
    Skywalker1979 Skywalker1979
    36-40, M
    1 Response Jul 27, 2014

    I don't know what's happening to me lately,

    but I've suddenly become extremely careless into what's happening. I still care about stuff, but not stuff with my family. My logic is, they can scream at me all they want, they can ground me, they can hit me, but the can't kill me. They CAN. But they won't. They can't...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 21, 2015

    I have a really over protective mother.

    It really gets to me. I'm 15 and not allowed out ever. She confines me to the house all the time. I have a boyfriend and we made plans so I could stay over at his for a few days in the half term break. I was meant to stay Wednesday to Sunday my mom agreed to this…until today...
    sademptynothing sademptynothing
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 22, 2014

    I'm The Baby

    Being the baby of the family, all the men feel the need to protect me from boys. My dad, uncles, cousins, and even distant family members. I feel bad for the boy who's going to ask for my hand in marriage, because he won't be accepted for awhile. I'm very grateful that I have...
    Gingersnaps1 Gingersnaps1
    13-15, F
    Jul 20, 2013

    They Are Pretty Crazy

    I haven't ever had them be overprotective  of me but it isn't an impossible thing to imagine.  Judging by how my uncles react when other women in my family have been "wronged" i hope they never have to lol. About 2 years ago my 2 uncles and my aunt went out...
    Tacit Tacit
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 6, 2008
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