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I Love My Family 1st

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    They Love Me Too.

    How do you cram 50yrs into a paragraph?  You skip ahead.  Someday I might talk about growing up wealthy and not knowing it.  Having a Dad gone most of the time-always drinking.  A Mom who has MS and 5 kids to parent.  Experiencing emotional, physical...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Aug 14, 2008

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    Best Of Both Worlds

    Growing up, I was part of a huge family. I had three siblings. My mom had seven siblings, and my dad had seven. Each family had an average of 4 children. On my mom's side, 5 of the siblings and my grandparents lived in the same town. The others were less than an hour away. This...
    JAGandVSfan JAGandVSfan 51-55, M Jun 5, 2011

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    FAMILY

    I KNOW SOME PEOPLE ARE NOT FORTUNATE TO HAVE FAMILY CLOSE TO THEM OR NO FAMILY, I AM SORRY FOR THIS AND SEND MY THOUGHTS OF PEACE TO YOU. I HAVE AMAZING PARENTS AND A BEAUTIFUL BROTHER! MY MOTHER WAS DATE RAPED HAD ME ANYWAYS, RAISED ME WITHOUT ONE COMPLAINT, FINISHED SCHOOL AND...
    joylovefaith joylovefaith 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 4, 2009

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    And They Love Me Too

    H ow do you cram 50yrs into a paragraph? You skip ahead. Someday I might talk about growing up wealthy and not knowing it. Having a Dad gone most of the time-always drinking. A Mom who has MS and 5 kids to parent. Experiencing emotional, physical, & sexual abuse. Finding...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom 51-55, F 4 Responses Sep 12, 2008

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    Always

    My family is not huge on the whole "family" part of life but they always come first. To me, my family will always be first in my life. They will always come before friends, work, school... Whatever stands in the way. There are times where I get annoyed with them, and wish that I...
    DemonVampire180 DemonVampire180 18-21, F Nov 27, 2011

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