I Lost A Parent At A Young Age

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    I Wish I Could Forget

    On May 8th, my father died. It was 3 days before my 10th birthday. He had cancer. I was too young to understand... and now that I do understand... I wish I could forget. It was a beautiful day. Sunny, no clouds, bright blue sky, happy birds, fresh breezes blowing across the...
    fitzyritzy fitzyritzy
    18-21
    Aug 10, 2013

    My Best Friend, My Mother

    Where do I begin? I feel so empty and so lost and I am not who I am suppose to be and that is all because of her. I looked up to this women as she was my best friend, and I failed her, I was out of control and she couldn't take it anymore .. I didn't want to believe it was for...
    Hannahbayb13 Hannahbayb13
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 23, 2013

    I have never really talked about it

    but i think i am now ready to. When i was 16 i watched my father go from a healthy man to a sick bedridden man due to cancer. It took 2months before we found out cancer was going to get the better of him. I loved my father, he taught me how to love and how to be loved and he...
    Drea15 Drea15
    22-25, F
    Jun 10, 2014

    I was 14 when my father died of cancer.

    I grieved silently and felt isolated for a long time, especially around people. I reflected a lot on the relationship I had with my dad, and I came to realize that he wasn't really a caring and considerate father at all. I have lots of unhappy memories. One of the things that...
    Riqon Riqon
    26-30, M
    Jul 22, 2015
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