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I M Dreading Thanksgiving

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 11 People

    Canceled.

    my mother canceled thanksgiving.. ::sigh::
    BarNapkinPoet BarNapkinPoet 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 22, 2007

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    AwesomeAlert AwesomeAlert 51-55, M 1 Response Nov 26, 2014

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    So Much That I'm Secretly Hoping to Get Into a Car Accident On the Way So I Don't Have to Go.

    there's no way i can explain to you exactly how awful the holidays are in my family, so you're kinda just going to have to take my word for it. but basically the scenario is this. my parents divorced when i was about 16 and my brother was about 14. my mom lives alone in the house...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter 26-30, F 14 Responses Nov 20, 2007

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    I May Have to Fake Sickness...

    I cannot stand holidays because I end up spending them with people who think I am a total loser. Now that I am in Michigan, I have to go to my sister-in-law's every holiday. But even my own family thinks of me as a loser too. My husband is a great person, great husband, except...
    LovesJeanValjean LovesJeanValjean 41-45, F Nov 21, 2007

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    Turkey Day

    another reason 4 my mom 2 get drunk me siting listening 2 grandpa talk about the price of soda having 2 take care of my little cousins so they dont break stuff and spending 2 days with my family;what a great hoiliday!NOT
    asleepordead asleepordead 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 21, 2007

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    Will Be Bad

    I won't have anything to do anything with. UGH! And i love turkey and the other stuff so much!
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Nov 10, 2009

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    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Nov 26, 2014

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    I Don't See How Anyone Would Be "excited"

    About attending my families Thanksgiving this year. It's always a VERY dry holiday... my family doesn't drink... There will be NO alcohol.. Maybe if my family was the kind to drink and be merry.. I would attend, but no. Family gatherings are boring, in every sense of the...
    QueenOfHearts QueenOfHearts 22-25, F 8 Responses Nov 10, 2009

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    I Hate Holidays!

    I despise holidays because I don't have any good memories of them from when I was a child.  It stays with you.  I especially hate Christmas because I can never afford much for anyone and then some relatives give me all sorts of stuff..my mother is the worst...she gives...
    sparklyindigo sparklyindigo 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 28, 2007

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    This next week is going to be so tough at work. I am the youngest person there and am basically being thrown into the deep end.. I don't think I can do it. In my line of work...
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    To love Behind this ominous cloud, a certain similitude drawn. In all my life and all my ties, this moment meant doom. It meant the destruction of my soul, the soil buried...
    Ymfas Ymfas 26-30, M 4 Responses Jul 22

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    too much tomato sauce/paste can ruin one. ci ci's is awful . pizza should be served at thanksgiving.
    ShockArmstrong ShockArmstrong 56-60, M Jul 20

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    I don't know if anyone's going to read this but my guts telling me to go ahead and write this anyway. A little about me- I'm 30 (years young) live in a small town in Scotland. And...
    deleted deleted 26-30 10 Responses Jul 19

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    I'd be willing to bet if you asked most people what their favorite holiday is that most of them would say Christmas, not not me. Christmas is my 2nd favorite holiday behind...
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    I have small or medium panic attacks like every day. Sometimes I have major panic attacks where I have to just hide in a bathroom because I think I'm going to throw up. I'm having...
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    Ticklemesilly5 Ticklemesilly5 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 17

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    summer7575 summer7575 36-40, F 12 Responses Jul 16

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    I look forward to the start of pre-season like I do for Thanksgiving! AUGUST 13th!!!!
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 15

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    Terror on Extension 29 Forty-Nine - Michael/Bonnie/Karen Duke "You get Carrie off okay?" was Michael's question to me. "Finally," I sighed. "Michael, we can't go through this...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F Jul 15

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    wish I didn't do this, but I've never been able to go to bed early. right now I'm on summer break so my sleeping schedule is a COMPLETE MESS, I am already dreading having to get up...
    nicolieflowergirlie nicolieflowergirlie 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 15

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    the end of Aug to commute to finish Sr. yr. in college but I am sort of dreading it as she/I aren't very close and she tends to have me do everything for her and even laundry and...
    helenbutcher helenbutcher 61-65, F Jul 14

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    I love both healthy and non healthy options For healthy option I love salad I can have salad or salada everyday and not getting sick of it ... Enjoy mixing different stuff...
    thousandcuts thousandcuts 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    Like right now. I should be writing a major report, but instead I'm posting stories on EP. Sometimes I procrastinate because I want to do fun things online, but mostly it's...
    ThirtySevenX ThirtySevenX 46-50, M 9 Responses Jul 14

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    My boyfriend hadn't left yet but starts in October for his basic training. We have been together 6 months & I'm dreading him leaving but I know it's what he really wants and will...
    ruthsommerville ruthsommerville 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    BlackOpium BlackOpium 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    coolvolatile coolvolatile 31-35, F 5 Responses Jul 13

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    KJSMIT4496 KJSMIT4496 18-21, F Jul 12

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    EthanMSmith EthanMSmith 13-15, M Jul 11

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