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I Have Insane Parents

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    No Joke

    My mother is delusional and a hypochondriac.  She will sit and tell you four-hour stories in four part harmony with all of the gory details about being tied up at a ***** factory in FL, how she broke her bonds and rescued my toddler brothers from a locked room...
    Pidgie Pidgie 46-50, F 6 Responses Jun 2, 2009

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    THIS Has Gone Too Far!

     ello, My name is Emma and I am going to be 23 as of June 27th 2009.  My mother is controlling my life to the point of feeling a prisoner in my own residence. I refuse to call this place a home because it is far from it.  Since I was little my mom wasn't very...
    gracekuhn gracekuhn 22-25 6 Responses Jul 6, 2009

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    Don't We All

    I'm pretty sure sanity is the trade-off to parenthood.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 17, 2010

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    My parents are extremely ignorant. I have no idea how I am where I am today or how I've gotten this far considering that I was raised by these people. I've been abused my whole...
    indosavior indosavior 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 19

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    I grew up with very controlling parents but I'm better off I didn't get in trouble like alot of girls. I had 1 bf since my dad picked him im now married to him. Have been for...
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    My adopted parents divorced when I was 18, instead of picking sides, I moved off to college. I'm now 30 years old, and moved back to my old neighborhood for a job offer. My...
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    hey. I'm Sophia.: my parents are strict. and they expect me to be elegant and graceful, have high EQ and IQ. I have to be a good role model to my sister and I cannot go back home...
    SophiaKeil SophiaKeil 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 18

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    Honestly, my mom should have gotten an abortion while she was pregnant with me because her and my dad are the worst. Matter a fact, why didn't they just leave me lost around the...
    WeirdOtaku WeirdOtaku 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 19

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    My father has controlled me and my mother in my entire life. So it would make sense that I am not close to him at all. I still live with my parents because I don't make enough...
    KatieLynn13 KatieLynn13 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    Not both my parents are controlling, just my mother. I use to love my mother but for the past several years all I feel is hate towards her. She has made it her own personal mission...
    schiisha schiisha 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 3

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    Well I guess they are but I don't feel like being threaten unfair or so. They are very cool and give us girls a lot of freedom for us. Still of course we have rules, bounderies...
    Julia1600 Julia1600 18-21, F 7 Responses Apr 3

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    Okay so this guy, wants to go to a movie marathon with me. Thing is- my parents don't allow me to hang with just one guy. Like legit no changing that. What do I do?
    anonymousjuly anonymousjuly 13-15, F 6 Responses Apr 11

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    I was coerced and pressured by my father to pursue a degree I thought I could do well in and make him, and the rest of my family, proud. I struggled during the time I did the...
    survivor1994 survivor1994 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 16

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    For some reason they still think being 15 years old going on 16 in a couple months is still too young/dangerous to stay home alone. They drag me everywhere with them and who wants...
    ThePrettyOnee ThePrettyOnee 13-15, F Apr 18

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    It happened after my first stay in a mental ward. My parents started arguing about whose fault it was and then they started arguing about other things. Eventually my dad left. He...
    Ivygirl96 Ivygirl96 18-21, F Apr 18

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    My parents divorced like 7 years ago .. And after all those years they still have fights by phone .. Its always about money ! Always ! And my dad and my mom they both involve me in...
    vit1234 vit1234 16-17, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    The moment I realize my parents are those crazy Christians.... And hate that I'm not like them.... Whoops to bad -_-
    Living2Heights Living2Heights 16-17, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I dont want to focus on guys or dating. this guy seems to have a thing for me, but i dont think i'm ever gonna let it happen. he would chat with me and wants to watch a movie with...
    anonymousjuly anonymousjuly 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    Both my parents are pretty tattooed. I'll start with my dad. He works in a factory and he's 49. He has full sleeves on each arm, his chest, and upper back. He also has his knuckles...
    trizzy143 trizzy143 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I love my parents with all honesty. I really do. Whenever I want something, it has to be exactly my dads way. Then, my mom pushes me to do certain things that I'm not comfortable...
    Hippodippo257 Hippodippo257 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    I guess when I grew up the relative that was strict was my aunt. She was the one who used to discipline me by smacking my always exposed bare legs. I recall the stinging slaps to...
    littlegreyshorts littlegreyshorts 51-55, M Apr 19

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    After 48 years together my dad left my mom for a younger woman ... I have always looked up to my father and this experience has made it tough. I understand they grew apart, I've...
    tcross71 tcross71 41-45, F Apr 20

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    I am an abusive parent, and i have had my two girls taken away but i am working on being a better mom
    NotPerfectMom NotPerfectMom 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 20

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    Ok so it started when I was 5 and I don't remember much but what I really remember is my mom yelling at my dad and my dad just leaving. I ran out to my dad but he ignored my...
    ShylySilent ShylySilent 13-15, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I don't get along with my mother. There are times we're amicable but we're probably just faking it. She blames me for a lot and she has the mentality of 'I"m your mother, I'm...
    Precious1992 Precious1992 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 10

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    yup they are just so so mean to me. they say all kinds of hurtful words to pull me down as they LOATHE ME TO DEATH I hate them. They pretend to love me so as to lure me into a trap...
    Thedepressedgirlatthewindow Thedepressedgirlatthewindow 16-17, F Apr 12

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    I think I'm really in big trouble :(((( someone around my age for advice??
    jujeju jujeju 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 19

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    My dad is a moron, and my stepmom is just plain stupid. She doesn't know how to raise kids, and my dad only knows how to abuse them. Well, me at least. He loves my sister.
    TGBman TGBman 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 20

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    my half sister was taken away from home because my dad broke her nose and now he is beating me up and he tried to push me in front of a car
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    Isn't it funny when your mom insults you in front of your co workers, and when you try to defend yourself, you're asked "Can't you take a joke?"
    cabbagefucker cabbagefucker 16-17, T 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I didn't do well in this test. but they heard about my results. they literally didn't give me a minute of computer time since then. but what can i do? i did the best i can! and...
    player6598 player6598 13-15, M 5 days ago

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    Mine are really strict. Message me if you want to share experience.
    erik2000erik200 erik2000erik200 13-15, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I don't know. Maybe I'm a typical teenager. I probably am. Instead of relating my boring rules and experiences to the rest of you, I'll just let you know that my feelings are...
    VivyLaVida VivyLaVida 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    My mom has such high expectations for my brother and I. Every chore she makes us do comes off as an order. Then, she wants me to be more involved even though I'm near the top of my...
    Hippodippo257 Hippodippo257 16-17, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I wish I could be like Hitler and commit mass murder, genecide, and make all parents prove that they will always be kind to their children. Chores are not my problem. Fair...
    DementedKarkat DementedKarkat 13-15, T Apr 23

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    It was summer and me and my close friends went to the lake. We are all over 18 so we didn't have any parents with us. It wasn't a boat trip it was just a lake trip. We got in the...
    HannahRecardo HannahRecardo 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 20

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    So my husband is now there and it has been a month. I thought I was prepared in some ways but not much... I have been able to finance myself. My real problem is dealing with...
    AnelC AnelC 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    it changed me it happened in 2000.. i was 20 years old all my life i have been a laugh stock by my family. my parents wouldn't do anything about it only say i am just...
    lonesomedove80 lonesomedove80 31-35, F 3 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I have three children, all are spanked when required. I was raised that way myself and although it's not nice being on the receiving end I can clearly see it did me no lasting harm...
    Mumanna Mumanna 36-40, F 6 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    **Note: due to character limitations, the full version of this story can only be viewed on the EP website.** Anyone who has read my stories here on EP, knows that I speak...
    Loverofpeace Loverofpeace 41-45, F 11 Responses Apr 20

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