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I Have Very Uptight Parents

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    "Don't walk around the house wearing just socks." "Get your feet off the couch." "Don't lean on the bed post." "Don't press the bathroom lock too hard." "Don't sit in the chair that way." "Get your elbows off the table." "Don't dangle your feet from the chair, keep them on the...
    deadmoon deadmoon 18-21, F 4 Responses May 3, 2012

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    I never noticed my family different from others. My parents were loving, caring, sweet people who taught me to not look at people but learn who they were. Judging them wasn't my...
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    Got my report card back for half term. Yes I slacked a bit I guess but my parents are super mad and I got in trouble yesterday and today already and they told me they won't give me...
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    I don't think my parents care anymore.. I get home from a soccer game at 10PM and they left me a note in the door that they left to Mexico... I invited my boyfriend to sleep over...
    hazelrodriguez3696 hazelrodriguez3696 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 1

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    do you think its ok if your parents use gps tracking on your phone ?
    Estelle2000 Estelle2000 18-21, F 29 Responses Feb 4

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    My parents divorced when I was 11 years old. I cant believe its been two decades since then. My father has remarried and my mother hasnt. It was extremely difficult for about 8-10...
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    My parents were divorced when I was a child.
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    So my parents are divorced and I can say for sure that's one of the best things that has ever happened in my family. Right now they act like best friends - go to cinema together...
    dahilia dahilia 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    My parents make me feel guilty for being a busy mom, trying to take care of my son, instead of coming to visit them. They feel they should be able to see their grandson every week...
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    Tainted Christianity Demanding Respect: From a biblical standpoint Jesus tells us as children under our parents to obey them in The Lord because it's right. But God NEVER said...
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    My moms are lesbians. I call my birth mom - Mom. I call my other mom Anne (sounds like an-nay) which is Turkish for mom. They call me Maddie :) Anybody else here a teen girl or...
    MaddietheGoalie MaddietheGoalie 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Well I do have a "Mom" well she claims to be a mother when she doesn't even do the mother jobs. My father left because he wasn't a good man. He left me without a fight.. I thought...
    TheMightyGoddess TheMightyGoddess 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 9

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    And I wouldn't have it any other way. I am glad I don't act like some disrespectful children that I see now and then.
    BorderBetweenWorlds BorderBetweenWorlds 16-17 2 Responses Feb 12

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    my parrents didn't not because they love each other they dont, but they respect each other and feel responsible, my father is a faithful man a real Man loyal to his wife. I'm...
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    My dad is super strict, he won't let me do anything.. My mom is a little more.. Fun I guess, but she doesn't let me hang out with certain people, she won't let me go to parties...
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    death is better solution to me
    matrixwolf matrixwolf 16-17, M Jan 30

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    Well they're not divorced. But they're getting one. My home is awkward as. Cos they still live under the same damn roof! I envy my siblings with their own homes. -.-
    kaixin97 kaixin97 18-21, F Jan 31

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    My mom saw my account and some of my messages and I got my mouth washed out with soap for swearing and being rude and spanked after that. And then she changed my profile message so...
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    Well my step mom is extremely strict
    subsissy1989 subsissy1989 26-30, M 2 Responses Feb 14

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    well they are dictators basically. if i break a rule they always punish me. how can i be perfect??
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    My father is hard of hearing... Unless he's outside blowing snow or mowing the lawn, And my mother's inside dialing QVC... THEN he has the ears of a bat. ;)
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    Most people learn about personal boundaries during childhood. Parents and teachers show them through discipline, and example, what behaviour is tolerable and what is off-limits...
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    Spoiled rotten with material things and because in my country they treat the rich with so much respect I'm like a damn princess when I was a kid. So I was extremely selfish and...
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    so, my aunt is coming to visit today, and will be staying for several days. I don't mind that, and I don't mind her. However, I do mind the way my mother changes whenever my aunt...
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