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I Have Insane Parents

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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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    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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