I Have Lost My Dad

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    years and years of my daddy fighting off cancer

    . years 5 years on and off . he was such a good man . last month i lost him . he passed at night when i was in dance class . when i came home my big brother was waiting out side for me i could tell somthing was wrong...... it felt like a bad dream . not even one part felt real...
    Neroforlife Neroforlife
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 23, 2015

    it was only a little over a month ago

    since I lost him. He had been fighting for a while with all the thing he had wrong with him, and I think he was tried of fighting anymore so he quit. the day he passed I was with him and so was my brother. I wasn't mad that he was gone or depressed about it. I came to terms...
    Sirwillro94 Sirwillro94
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Jun 20, 2014

    To a massive heart attack

    when I was 15.
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    2 Responses Jan 23, 2016

    About 6 years ago my dad became paralyzed

    and had to go into and out of nursing homes. A year and a half ago, he died. I was broken. I was sad. I felt all alone. Everyone tried to make me feel better but, I had a hole in my heart, until I went to camp. I learned there that God can be a father to the fatherless. That's...
    Thatsoanne Thatsoanne
    18-21, F
    Jul 31, 2014

    The Day I Lost My Dad

    My dad had been ill for years but he allways made the best with my mam to get xmas and birthday presents ,Then one day he was realy bad with is chest so he went into hospital .He`d been in hospital for a couple of days when we got a phone call to go and see him .I got there and...
    holdmans9 holdmans9
    56-60, M
    1 Response Nov 8, 2013

    i think we should understand the meaning of our

    dad and mom before we have lost them :(
    berealistic811 berealistic811
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Sep 2, 2014

    When I tell you my dad was my world,

    I'm not lying. He was always there for me no matter what and he was the only person I thought was perfect. No one will can ever take the place of my dad. Our connection was so strong and we were so alike. He was my rock. He kept me grounded. I love him so much and miss you like...
    lpfeffer22 lpfeffer22
    18-21, F
    Jan 28, 2015

    When I was 6 years old my mom died in a car

    crash and then a week later my dad left me I constantly wrote him letters saying that me and my siblings were sorry for anything we did he replied with go away or **** you
    wellthisisme123 wellthisisme123
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Apr 26, 2014

    It's been 6 years without him.

    I've got through the hurt but I still miss him really much 😔
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    2 Responses Jun 21, 2014

    i lost my father a year ago to the day.

    its been a tough year not having my best friend, business partner, hunting and fishing partner and mentor to talk to every day since. i miss him beyond words. i hope he can hear me when I talk to him, and Im equally hopeful that when I do dream about him that he is actually...
    jeffjb805 jeffjb805
    56-60, M
    1 Response Jan 22, 2016

    People Thought I Killed My Dad...

    My dad passed away in 2006. It was the night before Easter and my dad went out to the bars with my uncle. The last thing he told me was that he loved me and he would see me in the morning. We were supposed to go Easter egg hunting. I was excited, but anxious at the same time. I...
    Hamyamyak Hamyamyak
    22-25, F
    18 Responses Nov 7, 2013

    My dad passed away in August of 2013.

    He had been sick for about 10 years they think but we only knew about it for one. We discovered he was sick when he went into the hospital after throwing up buckets of blood. After going through multiple tests and spending close to a month in the hospital, we learned that he had...
    klmebm klmebm
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Mar 16, 2014

    I lost my dad suddenly in April he died right

    in front of me I tried everything I could to help him but it was too late. It hurts so much some days I can't deal with the pain. I could have not have asked for a better dad me was so kind and generous and loved by everyone i just feel that it's so unfair that he was taken so...
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    Sep 3, 2015

    2014 to cancer. I'm just grateful

    that I was able to meet & get to know him before hand. I love you & miss you very much dad. <3
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    Jan 23, 2016

    8 months ago I lost my dad.

    He went to work one day only to never return again. I keep acting as if I'm okay but I'm really not. My dad was my best friend, and he was litteraly always there for me. If I were at a party at 5 in the morning, I could call him to come and get me, if I was at work wearing shoes...
    lirvraem lirvraem
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Nov 30, 2015

    Me and my dad always had a special bond growing

    up (currently i am 22). He always used to remind me that we had this special bond and i felt special. A few years ago when i was a senior in high school my dad asked my mom for a divorce over the phone. Immediately my life was turned upside down and i was expected to go along...
    seraphimshay seraphimshay
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 5, 2015

    My Dad passed last week

    and we buried him yesterday, right at his grave site there is a small tree, we chose his place because they said that the tree would not be removed, this morning when went and visited his grave, and I noticed new buds were showing on the tree, there were birds in the trees...
    shamrock40 shamrock40
    56-60, M
    Sep 12, 2014

    He wasn't just my dad

    but my whole entire world! its been 1 year and 2 months since my daddy left me i was only 12 when I lost my dad he took apart of me that I'll never find again. ever since I've lost my dad I have no friends, suffering depression and self harm. my parents were split up since I was...
    dadsbabygirl211201 dadsbabygirl211201
    16-17, F
    1 Response Mar 31, 2015

    It's been ten years since he walked out the door

    and I still want him back. I can be independent on my own, I can live without him, but I still wish for daddy love...
    WinterSkyout WinterSkyout
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 10, 2014

    Something I Have Always Wished to Express But Never Dared To...

      Oooohhh… this means that you’ll never have any siblings!!!!” It took me some other 7 years to understand the causality effect… He had almost the same age. How could he know such things?!! I think I have always kept a bitter feeling toward him...
    Theblackbutterfly Theblackbutterfly
    Dec 8, 2008

    i think we should understand the meaning of our

    dad and mom before we have lost them :(
    berealistic81 berealistic81
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Aug 4, 2014
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