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I Lost My Mother

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    My Mom Was Everything To Me. - I lost my mom a couple of weeks ago.It's hard and i don't know how to cope with it.I was helping her throughout her illness and that brought us so...
    fpp2011 fpp2011 36-40, M 3 Responses Jun 3, 2013

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    My Dear Sweet Mamas - My Precious Mama's I lost my mama's September 24th, 2013. I always pluralized her name. I don't know why, it fit though. The dr's said she died of Congestive...
    MyPreciousSweets MyPreciousSweets 41-45, M 5 Responses Oct 27, 2013

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    My Mom Loved Drugs More Than She Did Me - I lost my Mom August 27, 2007. She was a meth addict but I don't think there was one drug out there that she had not tried. It all started...
    MissUnfortunate MissUnfortunate 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 29, 2009

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    :( - i lost my mother when i was 15. She wasnt able to attend my HS grad. she died of a breast cancer. she had been fighting it for 5 years. she was diagnosed early but bcuz we...
    lavender96 lavender96 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 15, 2013

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    Sense Of Loss - It's been 25 years now that my mother has been gone. It was 2 weeks before my 8th birthday; she was 37 years old. I have very few memories of her. I can remember...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 25, 2012

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    I Lost My Mother to Als. - My mom struggled with ALS for several years before it finally took her over in 2000. She passed away on July 2, 2000 at the tender age of 53. I was 17 at...
    mrsbigdave34 mrsbigdave34 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 12, 2008

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    Losing my Mother was not something that happened instantlly, like it did with my daughter. For my mother, I watched for years, watching her slowly slipping away, slowly leaving me...
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 2

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    I'M Fine Now. - It's been 11 years. I was 10 when I lost my mother to cancer. But I'm not grieving anymore. I haven't been grieving for a while now. I went through all the...
    sweetnothing21 sweetnothing21 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 7, 2013

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    She Died When I Was 5 - I lost my mother to breast cancer when I was 5. I don't remember a lot about her since she passed away when i was so young, but anyway I miss her so much...
    andreanoir andreanoir 26-30, F 9 Responses Oct 9, 2006

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    I Lost My Mum At A Confusing Time In My Life. - Just before i was 13 i was taken into care. A month later i was sat in a history lesson when my head of house came into class and...
    bubblegum84 bubblegum84 26-30, F 5 Responses Oct 27, 2009

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    It's been two weeks. It feels like two hundred. My mom was my rock, and now my world has gone from steady to shaken, my world has been taken. I lost her on Saturday December 7th...
    victoriiamarie victoriiamarie 18-21, F Dec 22, 2013

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    Too Young To Remember- My mother was killed in a car wreck when I was 1 or 2(my stepfather can't keep dates straight). We were on the highway when a double cab truck jumped the...
    StandoffishBrat StandoffishBrat 18-21 Apr 3

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    I Am In A Dream - I lost my mother a week ago, and I blame it all on myself. It was the first time I leave her alone, but I had a job interview that would of made our lives much...
    ransha ransha 26-30, F 5 Responses Feb 14, 2011

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    Mothers, Mother-figures and Angst - My mother was shot when I was seven, by the guy she was seeing. My siblings and I (and a guest, I forget who) were in the living room, watching...
    HoneyPie HoneyPie 22-25, F 6 Responses Jul 24, 2008

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    I Lost My Mom - I lost my mom almost 2 months ago I feel as if im in a horrible dream I miss her so much I have to young kids who were very attached to mom and she had inflammatory...
    danibaby2013 danibaby2013 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 4, 2013

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    A Long Battle With Diabetes and Poor Circulation -       MY mom has been battling Diabetes for a very long time, She didn't know she had it for  a few...
    confusedone confusedone 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 28, 2008

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    I lost her at 19 and never fully grieved the loss. It drove me to be more outgoing, date but never feel "settled", break relationships -" leave them before they leave me." A...
    selfdiscovery2 selfdiscovery2 36-40 1 Response Jan 8

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    Angel Mama - There was so much struggle. I remember the month before she died, we all gathered in her room. I was only 7. They told us she was going to pass away due to breast...
    RyleeMoore RyleeMoore 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 29, 2013

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    Why Did You Leave Me?? - She went to sleep on the last day of September and never work up on the 1st day of OctoberThis year. I have the whole scene replaying in my head of when my...
    ninja6152 ninja6152 13-15 1 Response Oct 17, 2013

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    My Purpose In Life Is Complete. - My mother past away October 10, 2012... And until this day I find it hard to get back in track. See I'm 24 years old and spend all them 24 long...
    Fluffy56743 Fluffy56743 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 9, 2012

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    Grief - I go through a range of emotions every day. Even anger. I have come to rely on EP as a coping mechanism and I do worry that this is unhealthy and that I'll retreat into...
    Eggyegg Eggyegg 46-50, F 1 Response May 21, 2013

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    I Lost My Grandma Who Was That To Me, My Mother, My Father And My Best Friend - My Grandma saved me. She took care of me when my parents were too busy partying or spending time...
    AnnInSearch AnnInSearch 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 31, 2013

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    Why? - i lost my mom feb 26, 2010. she was 47 yrs old. we went to the er because she had a headache.....she was a very healthy woman and she died from a stroke and a dissection of...
    missnmommy missnmommy 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 4, 2010

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    Lost - I lost my mom on 3/13/2013. She was my bestfriend. My life changed soo much npw i live with my dad that i bearly talked to. He well i mean we now. Live in a different state...
    Mandapanda51212 Mandapanda51212 16-17 1 Response Jun 9, 2013

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    Mother. - Three very long years have passed since my beloved Mom passed away. I miss her for every day that goes by. A week before she passed away , we were all at my Uncles...
    MiraiDcross MiraiDcross 18-21, F Apr 22, 2013

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    The Greatest Mom In the World - September 2, 2009, I held her hand and told her that she could go to God and I was going to keep holding her hand.  She died an hour later, I...
    tugten tugten 51-55 3 Responses Sep 12, 2009

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    I lost my mom nearly 5 months ago. It was unexpected so I'm in so much emotional pain. She was my everything. I'm pregnant now, it cheers me up a bit. But heartbroken she won't be...
    pink1985 pink1985 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 1

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    Few Lies Of Mothers - 1)This story begins when I was a child: I was born poor. Oftenwe hadn't enough to eat. Whenever we had some food, Mother often gave me her portion of rice...
    Canal12 Canal12 26-30, M Nov 14, 2011

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    No can understand what it like to lose your mum, even if it happened to them. They only understand what the loss of a mum is. Not what you feel for there are many ways to lose her...
    ninja6152 ninja6152 13-15 1 Response Mar 22

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    My Mum passed away of a brain aneurism when I was 12. It was very sudden and I didn't get to say goodbye. My teenage years were rough. I have a brother and a sister that dealt with...
    BrooMeister BrooMeister 18-21, M Jan 6

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    Growing Up Without A Mom... - My mom died when I was hardly even two years old. She died in a car accident, I was in the backseat, and wasn't hurt. I don't remember anything about...
    SecretsofWillow SecretsofWillow 18-21, F 16 Responses May 28, 2011

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    It's been 2 long years since I lost my mom. we were fortunate enough to have had her for 40yrs+, not a day goes by that I don't think of her, I miss her so very much, she was my...
    mika179 mika179 41-45, F Dec 8, 2013

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    I Was a girl at Age seven When my mommy Went to heaven. My grandmother made that poem for me. It's really hard I'm 14 going onto 15 and for some reason when I hear or say mom I...
    acekercy acekercy 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 24

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    Unfortunate Bath - My mama had epilepsy and drowned when she had a seizure in the bath. I wish she never would have taken that bath with no one else home. I guess I was home with...
    gpowerm gpowerm 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 21, 2012

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    Two Time Loser - My birth mother gave me up for adoption when I was just a few weeks old. Curiosity about who she may be & why she felt she couldn't look after me was always in the...
    simon0470 simon0470 41-45, M 3 Responses Jul 29, 2013

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    She Left Us Too Early.. - It is now the day after Thanksgiving and the first of many holidays to come that we will have with no parents. Today also marks 4 years that dad had been...
    geminiluuv geminiluuv 36-40, F 9 Responses Nov 24, 2006

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    I found my mother dead - My shelter from the storm, my protector from harm, my shoulder to cry on & my reason for smiling. My bestfriend whom I could depend on- My Mother. I loved...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Dec 8, 2013

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    i lost my mother at age 19 almost a year ago.. still on this dat i feel like depress and cant sleep at.. lost a close and a good friend
    radicalraab radicalraab 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 24

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    But... - in a car accidentin march of 2002.  The guy didn't stop at the stop sign.  I was at work when my grandmother and cousin came to get me.  Grandma just said...
    shawnism33 shawnism33 31-35 2 Responses Sep 19, 2008

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    I Lost My Mum - She passed away 10 years ago just before my sister's wedding, my 30th birthday and a week before Mother's day. Mum choked to death in a restaurant but they assumed...
    pitstopbunny pitstopbunny 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 13, 2008

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    I Really Miss Her - i miss her so much! I don't know how to be in this world without her. I miss my mom, she was my rock, my touchstone. she held my family together. I am the...
    Mariedock Mariedock 36-40 4 Responses Mar 18, 2012

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    Love Message From Your Angel Mother - My dearest friends, About two years ago, a friend of mine told me a sad, but really inspiring story. A young girl lost her mother, when she...
    alesin alesin 31-35 2 Responses Jul 11, 2009

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    My mom passed away 2-2-14 of a long and painful battle of lung disease..She was 62.. She was everything to me.. she was my therapist, my doctor, my maid, my teacher, my...
    halleycamp halleycamp 26-30, F 7 Responses Feb 21

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    I lost her August 11 2013. It's still hard. I don't feel it's something I will ever get used to. I know she is in heaven though and that is the only thing keeping me from going...
    iseeamomo iseeamomo 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    I Didn't Had Chance To Attend My Mother's Funeral - I am Justin (49/Male). I am married and having beautiful family. God blessed us with two daughters .. My wife is from Kerala...
    jesudason63 jesudason63 46-50, M 2 Responses Aug 12, 2013

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    I wanted to be wrong. i finally found out how you left this world. I was hoping to be dead wrong this time and not to be right. Why couldn't I be wrong ? for once in my life i...
    ninja6152 ninja6152 13-15 1 Response Dec 17, 2013

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    ........................ - I lost my mother...to murder...as well as my father when I was little. I barely even remember the age I was when it happened. My older sister took care...
    Frostbite09 Frostbite09 13-15, M 1 Response May 23, 2013

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    Lost Identity - I was 9 when my mum died, 6 years have passed since and the pain i once felt has calmed but it doesn't make me feel better and at times i hate my life. My mum didn...
    dollydimple dollydimple 16-18, F 5 Responses Feb 7, 2007

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    Missing My Mother - I lost my mother 6/26/2012. I miss her so much. She became ill, all of a sudden, my mother was 3 days short of 87 yrs old. My sister and I took her to the...
    lynnie10 lynnie10 56-60 4 Responses Jul 20, 2013

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    Hi :) I'm 15 years old soon to be 16 and I just lost my mother on November 17th at 12:58 pm , my mom had bone and lung cancer & she passed away at the age of 41 .. All of this to...
    MommaJess98 MommaJess98 16-17, F 3 Responses Dec 18, 2013

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