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    My Mother Depends On Me To Unhealthy Levels

    I am 22 and live with my mom. We have no other family in town. My father abused my mother emotionally and so did my grandfather. My mother is depressed and an insomniac. She is sad and always gets teary when she thinks about me moving away. My step father died when I was 19. My...
    ShaShaShaShakeIt ShaShaShaShakeIt 22-25 5 Responses Nov 25, 2009

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    Yeaaah

    I live with my mom. I love going to my dads so much. I think it hurts my mom that I like going to my dads so much. oh well 🙊
    imasadgirl imasadgirl 13-15, F Nov 2, 2013

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    Mommy, I'M SO Glad That I Did

    I lived with my mother until the day she died...and I'm glad I did. The year before she died, I went on my first plane ride to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania - an "open door invite" from people I had interacted with over the phone in connection with my work. I had the time of my...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F May 13, 2013

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    Sometimes I think I'm a horrible person,

    but then stuff like today happens. I swept the living room floor, which is no small feat and filled up several dustpans. (Blame the dogs.) Furniture was moved, dog toys assembled, all before she arrived home. I discovered the exercise mat beneath the stationary bike had been...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 16

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    I'm a 29 year old college student

    that lives at home with her mom. I don't think that necessarily bad because I pay my own bills, I pay my Mom rent and I contribute to the house by buying food, washing detergent, soap, and other things. I only feel bad about it when my Mom is in face saying stuff like, "Oh, if...
    cthunder06 cthunder06 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 8, 2014

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    And Dad And The Rest The Family

    only problem is, Mom and Dad think I need to move out.... I'm only 26, and I'm unemployed! 
    Brinckmyster Brinckmyster 26-30, F Nov 30, 2009

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    My Mother Depends On Me To Unhealthy Levels

    I am 22 and live with my mom. We have no other family in town. My father abused my mother emotionally and so did my grandfather. My mother is depressed and an insomniac. She is sad and always gets teary when she thinks about me moving away. My step father died when I was 19. My...
    ShaShaShaShakeIt ShaShaShaShakeIt 22-25 2 Responses Nov 25, 2009

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    heavenlytouch heavenlytouch 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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