I Have Some Disrespectful Grown Children

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 71 People

    Fed Up

    So much to write trying to figure where to begin. First, nobody would want my life. Second I never asked forany of it to happen. My 20 year old daughter who moved back in with her baby seeems to think I did. She movedback in cause her horrible convicted felon of a boyfriend beat...
    jomash jomash
    41-45
    6 Responses Nov 19, 2011

    Hurt

    Hi   To make a long story short, my daughter moved out at 17 to be with her boyfriend.  The boyfriend has felony charges and been in the county jail several times for 4-6 months.  My daughter is now 19 and he is 20.  They just had their first child...
    Tanzy10 Tanzy10
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Mar 29, 2010

    Disrespectful Grown Up Daughter

    My daughter is 22 years old..she has a baby that is a year and a half old. Before I say anything let me tell you that her son is the light of my life. I enjoy everything to do with him. When she became pregnant she was a sophomore in college. In order for her to finish, I said...
    tigger71004 tigger71004
    36-40, F
    11 Responses Feb 25, 2011

    Brokenhearted

    My daughter is now in her early 20s, & she & I were always very close & loved each other immensely. She recently moved cross country after graduating college to be with her fiance, & they will be getting married soon.  The trouble is, she's like a different person, & it's only...
    Lizabeth77 Lizabeth77
    56-60
    6 Responses Sep 17, 2011

    Getting Freed Up

    i have a 24 year old son who hardly ever comes around or calls i can call him and he may or may not answer or return my calls or text,hes very on chalont about our relationship i feel as if we dont really have one not to mention a relationship with his brother and sister still at...
    3221themoose 3221themoose
    46-50
    1 Response Jan 31, 2012

    At My Witts End

    My husband and I have been married for 18 years.  I had two married, adult children, and he had two boys, 10 and 14.  I LOVE my husband very much; but from the beginning; I knew his youngest son; had some problem.  He was very defiant, always getting into trouble...
    gram62 gram62
    61-65, F
    1 Response Mar 3, 2010

    My Daughter Treats Me Like Criminal On Probation

    This could easily be a very long story, so I am going to try and summarize.I am a 59 year old Father, with two adult children and 4 Grandchildren.Since the divorce in 1979, my Daughter has blamed me for everything and anything...SADLY, THIS IS NOT AN EXAGERATION !For 40 years...
    powderhunter powderhunter
    56-60, M
    5 Responses Apr 9, 2011

    I could go on and on with how my daughter in

    law step son and my Daughtor in law from my son that passed away , and my other son that married the woman from hell I adopted to boys, and now I am so sorry I did it's been only heart ack, I was raised by wonderful parents and aunts uncles cousins but all of these adult...
    Popy22 Popy22
    61-65, F
    1 Response Dec 26, 2015

    Tired Of Living On The Egg Shell

    I raised 4 children on my own.  Even though I was a singe mother, my kids never missed anything any other kids can get involved in. My oldest son was in the community marching band, track and filed team, football team, etc... ever since he was 6 years old. I even volunteered...
    My4kidsss My4kidsss
    41-45
    2 Responses May 13, 2012

    I Have Decided To Stop Hurting And Leave My Kids Behind. This Too Hurts.

    My name is Cheryl. I am 53, divorced from my children's father. My Son is 33 Daughter is 31. I remarried 5 years ago to a man with a S 22 D 20. My husband Daniel has a mild case of a disability called adult Aspergers and is a loving kind and supportive man. I divorced my ex...
    ccohen13 ccohen13
    51-55, F
    Nov 30, 2013

    Direspectful Adult Children

    To make a long story short I have 3 kids son 27, and 2 daughters 22 and 24. Do not have much of relationship with any of them. My son is married with 3 kids of his own and although I did not raise him I tried to be in his life as much as I could. He never calls me I get a text...
    66howard 66howard
    41-45
    14 Responses Sep 24, 2010

    My Daughter Lies

    My daughter had a medical procedure done Will waiting for the nurse to get her settled they layer down her chart and I looked at it . Only one page where she wrote her Mom. Me is bipolar and her sister has cervical cancer which is not true . I t angered me that she would write...
    Quest45 Quest45
    51-55, F
    Jul 20, 2012

    Adult Daughter Is Disrespectful...

    my daughter lives 2000 miles away, she is 27, married has 2 kids. When I go back to my hometown where they live I stay with someone else because they don't have room. This last summer when I was visiting, I spent most of the time by myself. I wanted to visit my daughter but was...
    smoopy smoopy
    46-50
    14 Responses Oct 31, 2011

    Disrespectful Adult Child!

    My son and his girlfriend live in Florida and they are expecting their first child.  I live in Michigan and my gift for them was to decorate the babies room.  That turned into a disaster.  It started off that I drove 8 hours and they didn't even have any food to eat when we...
    wagnerk2 wagnerk2
    51-55
    4 Responses Apr 24, 2012

    Grown Son Is So Disrespectful

    I just got back from a visit to CA to see my grown son, his wife and their 2 year old son. It was awful! When they came to the airport, my grandson cried when he saw my 9 year old and I and my son said, "well, I guess he doesn't like you"...that comment felt like he slapped me in...
    Heidijo2141968 Heidijo2141968
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jul 10, 2012

    Yesterday was my daughters 29th birthday.

    I did not call or text, or send a card because of how disrespectful she is to me. I am all kinds of b@#%$:s to her, every kind of deadbeat parent, she has my grand babies calling her stepmother their grandmother, and when she refers to "her parents" she is talking about her...
    PreciousinGodssight PreciousinGodssight
    56-60, F
    Jun 2, 2015

    My Firstborn

    My oldest daughter was born when I was almost 20. All I ever wanted was to be a mom. I devoted my life to hers. Looking back there were times when I made her the priroty over my younger 2 children, maybe out of guilt that I was divorced from her father and my other 2 belonged...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 7, 2012

    Been Hurt By Son For Years

    When our son became engaged to his wife he started completely disrespecting us, he felt that we should help with the wedding expenses that normally the brides parents help with. Since son's wedding was a rush wedding because his finance was having problems with her own parents...
    Ewanna Ewanna
    61-65, F
    Oct 1, 2012
    a239720 a239720
    61-65
    3 Responses Oct 9, 2012

    Related Experiences

    Well... its time. In like 3 hours this site will be dead. I'll be trying out some other sites, mainly Ex2 and Experience Again when they open up, so if you want to contact me, I'll...
    LysChan LysChan
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 21
    I always hold my hands together... My fingers interlocked between each other, occasionally I will gently rub the back of my hand with a finger and tighten my grip should I become...
    KikFindme12thNumber KikFindme12thNumber
    22-25, M
    Apr 21
    In the middle of the journey of life, I came to myself within a dark wood where the straight way was lost. -Dante I may have lost myself somewhere along this long road home, or...
    KikFindme12thNumber KikFindme12thNumber
    22-25, M
    Apr 20
    We are a desi couple and I am the husband here. Have been here earlier and had some good interaction with people and friends here. Since EP is closing, I would like to connect...
    Desicouplefun Desicouplefun
    46-50, M
    Apr 20
    Yes, I do and many of them I have repressed, because I don't want to remember them.
    moondiva moondiva
    36-40, F
    Apr 20
    And finally, I will mention Barbara Welling. She was the President of the Communication Workers of America local in Reno, Nevada when I was unjustly fired and discriminated against...
    EdwardKellner EdwardKellner
    41-45, M
    Apr 19
    if anyone wants to add me on another site, I'm on vent, applies to me, and relate to that. just let me know if you want my info. can't believe it's really closing.
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Apr 19
    Ok so when did people get the idea that it's ok to compare your life someone else's. Hmm? Just because I am not out there, homeless and starving with no clothes on my back does not...
    HeadInTheCloudz HeadInTheCloudz
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 19
    What I am saying about AT&T on EP today is true. It really happened to me and this picture is really me.
    EdwardKellner EdwardKellner
    41-45, M
    Apr 19
    CWA in Reno, Nevada failed to properly represent me when I was unjustly fired and discriminated against by AT&T.
    EdwardKellner EdwardKellner
    41-45, M
    Apr 19
    I was 6 years away from retirement when I was unjustly fired and discriminated against at AT&T. As a result I lost my monthly pension that I would have received for the rest of my...
    EdwardKellner EdwardKellner
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 19
    I had 18 years with AT&T when I was blatantly discriminated against and unjustly fired by AT&T.
    EdwardKellner EdwardKellner
    41-45, M
    Apr 19
    Yes I am real and I will talk to the media.
    EdwardKellner EdwardKellner
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 19
    Yes, AT&T unjustly fired and discriminated against me
    EdwardKellner EdwardKellner
    41-45, M
    Apr 19
    Karen Gasho and Connie Guinn. 2 of the key players in me being discriminated against and unjustly fired at AT&T.
    EdwardKellner EdwardKellner
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 19
    Since this is probably the last day I will be posting on EP I have decided to go out with a Big Bang. Speaking of Big Bang, Kaley Cuoco is hot.
    EdwardKellner EdwardKellner
    41-45, M
    Apr 19
    The year 1996 when I was six years old, there's something unique about the year I cannot fathom upon. Something mysterious, mystical and magical. Maybe it was the end of an era and...
    Sazzio Sazzio
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 19
    it's been difficult to find myself this past few months. I've ate, worked out, stopped smoking and stopped drinking and stopped smoking weed. I literally had nothing to live for...
    caketin8 caketin8
    18-21, F
    Apr 17
    I am flying right now. Infact you're flying too! Every humans fly and they're flying away. Some are on high altitude others low. But remember. No one flies forever :)
    Sazzio Sazzio
    26-30, M
    Apr 17
    Lizzie is 16 today. Happy birthday sweetheart. Enjoy your life.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 17
    I support raising the minimum wage to 15 dollars an hour.
    EdwardKellner EdwardKellner
    41-45, M
    Apr 16
    2 just agreed to rape wife's
    Xployther Xployther
    41-45, M
    Apr 16
    I really love kids. But I'm struggle with depression and anxiety too. I have some goals in life, and children would make me change those goals. I have really never felt an urgent...
    realcomplicated realcomplicated
    26-30, M
    Apr 15
    about to get head from a guy. would a younger girl wanna watch while I watch you on video call
    letschat29 letschat29
    16-17, M
    Apr 15
    There's not a day goes by I don't feel regret. Not because I'm in here, because you think I should. I look back on the way I was then: a young, stupid kid who committed that...
    Alphaman223 Alphaman223
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 14
    I will post every day until EP is no more....who's with me?!
    Alphaman223 Alphaman223
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 14
    If your dating someone then end up google or Facebook them and found out that their married could you tell their spouse little message or you just leave it be or you just keep...
    LucidxxShivery LucidxxShivery
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Apr 14
    So, a lot of you are wondering what really happened with me and Bon...my maths teacher. Its simple. Nothing. Its been months since I started to have feelings for him, and to say it...
    Cizzy Cizzy
    16-17, F
    Apr 14
    I really hope when I use -.- people dont think im making a kissy face. Im merely using that to show that I am tired and want to go back to sleep. What? Thats a kissy face? Goddamit...
    GrinchFairy GrinchFairy
    16-17
    Apr 13
    Sometimes I cant help myself and i have mental conversations with someone i know who i imagine to be there cuz its so difficult not to have someone around with whom you can talk...
    cyanmyst cyanmyst
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 13
    I have never and I think I couldn't ever be friends with anyone that doesn't have some serious mental illness or has some seriously ****** up view about the world because I don't...
    redhq redhq
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Apr 13
    ...Its very important that I tell you guys... I AM THE UNITED BLOODY KINGDOM!!! This is a Hetalia reference, since I act WAYYYYY too much like Arthur... Like, he can...
    EridianaAndErin EridianaAndErin
    13-15, F
    Apr 11
    I sometimes feel things will never get better again in my life . I could have chosen the easiest path but I didn't . I don't know how this is gonna end but I'm still willing to...
    black08cat black08cat
    70+, F
    3 Responses Apr 10
    **Not Feeling Helpless Anymore - Gaining Control Of My Anxiety And Thoughts** Hey guys, I'm relatively new to this thread but I looove the support this community has. Wish I found...
    SyazKhan SyazKhan
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Apr 10
    since most of you left and this site is going down soon, I thought I'd post my most unusual turn on XD sometimes late at night I like to drive somewhere secluded, get naked from...
    DragonTheDragon DragonTheDragon
    26-30, M
    Apr 10
    I don't know what category this falls under but I'm just going to say it. She doesn't know how much I love her. She has the power to change my whole mood. Sometimes that's a good...
    BeesSneeze BeesSneeze
    16-17, F
    Apr 10
    I don't understand. how can a belly button ring come out when you're in bed sleeping??
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Apr 10
    You can tell that EP is slowing down now because there are not that many posts from ErraticSarcastic any more.
    EdwardKellner EdwardKellner
    41-45, M
    Apr 10
    I live with a girl who copies everything I do, from what I eat, to what I wear etc.. It's extreme, and just flat out creepy. We were friends when we first started law school for...
    NorwegianBelle NorwegianBelle
    18-21, F
    Apr 10
    First of all, I applaud California for progressively raising that state's minimum wage to 15 dollars an hour. But it is time to step up the protests in other states now. And a...
    EdwardKellner EdwardKellner
    41-45, M
    5 Responses Apr 10
    I have really bad news. My boyfriend and I are not together anymore. He broke up with me last night. He called me to break up on the phone but I drove right over to see him. He...
    auntwinnie auntwinnie
    22-25, F
    Apr 10
More Stories