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I M Dreading Thanksgiving

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 12 People

    BlueEyes31 BlueEyes31 31-35, F 3 Responses 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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    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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    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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    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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    Canceled.

    my mother canceled thanksgiving.. ::sigh::
    BarNapkinPoet BarNapkinPoet 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 22, 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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    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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    AwesomeAlert AwesomeAlert 46-50, M 2 Responses Nov 26, 2014

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    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Apr 25

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    I am sitting here once again dreading Sunday, because that's when SD7 and SD5 arrive and ruin everything until my partner drops them off at school on Monday morning. We have them...
    reluctantstepmom reluctantstepmom 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 25

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    I know I already wrote a story for this experience but whatever, I feel like writing another one. I'm supposed to walk on Friday and this is a day I've been dreading for the past...
    JewStar4Life JewStar4Life 22-25, F Apr 26

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    I can't believe it but here I am dreading going on another date. Stupid online dating. I know I'm not ready to find a boyfriend but it keeps me busy. In reality I've been living...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Apr 27

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    I am sure I confused him last time he came, when I told him I know number 3's identity. I can't stop thinking that I've sort of forced him into making a decision and that decision...
    loveariel loveariel 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 28

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    Sometimes it's the people you love most you forget most easily. My brother had been a part of my life for so long, that before he died, he was a routine, this man I called a few...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 28

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    Ugh. This ex AP will not go away. He left me because he's a narcissist and it's his way or no way. So he put me through a lot of crap. Anyway I went NC and he finds a way to...
    timetochange2 timetochange2 41-45, F 8 Responses Apr 29

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    I have always been overweight. I guess I never really realized how heavy I had gotten until this past January when I was in the hospital. The doctor told me I was now 500 pounds. I...
    SpringerGirl SpringerGirl 36-40 5 Responses Apr 29

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    Exams are so much fun woooooo I'm studying for exams at the moment, my first exam is on Thursday next week. I'm dreading it, it's Health and Food and I'm quite confident with it...
    ItsJustRebecca ItsJustRebecca 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 30

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    I really want to do well in my exams but I just can't see my i study as hard compared to the amount I did for my prelims (mini exam to see how you cope) I'm stressing out, first...
    ItsJustRebecca ItsJustRebecca 13-15, F 1 Response May 1

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    Bittersweet news. I've been offered an amazing job opportunity during the summer months. It's the kind of opportunity that no one would pass up. Problem? It requires me to move...
    autumnsx autumnsx 18-21, F 3 Responses May 7

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    Hello i am 20 years old, female and i have the worst case of erythrophobia you could imagine. I have had this since as far back as i can remember, infact i cant remember not having...
    nickmac nickmac 18-21, F May 9

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    I'm a introvert and feel misunderstood. I hate leaving my home. But recently got a job. I felt I was going to die of anxiety the first week. But its getting better. I have a...
    patty78roman patty78roman 36-40, F 1 Response May 11

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    Hello Ladies! It's been a while since I've been on this site. Well the last time I was here my boyfriend (Marine) graduated from bootcamp, actually got to stay home for almost 30...
    HisRightBoobie HisRightBoobie 18-21, F 4 Responses May 11

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    Loners drift forever aimlessly confused and forever abound, They enjoy the quiet, always turning down the loudness of the sound, Complex thoughts consume their racing and...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 1 Response May 12

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    my best friend is graduating in 3 days. then hes going to florida for a year. I still have 2 years of school left. I'm dreading him leaving. ugh. I don't know what to do.
    jordan43930 jordan43930 16-17, F 1 Response May 12

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    Today would have been my due day. It's a day I've been dreading. Id be lying if I said I didn't get upset. I do feel so much stronger now, I owe that to the support of friends...
    Tink1986 Tink1986 26-30, F May 15

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    Just a health update. I've been feeling pretty great for two days now. Well, I have still had episodes of a very painful hip and my chest seizing when I try to eat and gulping...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 a week ago

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    This show is killing me. I have no idea where it's going to go this season (dreading and excited for episode 9 - how sick is that) but I'd pay good money to see Ramsey's head on a...
    llevame llevame 41-45, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I can't say I hate my sisters in law, but i am very uncomfortable around them. one sister in law (married to my husbands brother) is weird when it comes to social norms (won't say...
    Tobyfire Tobyfire 26-30, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I'm a wedding videographer and I've filmed a lot of weddings.Being in a troubled marriage I used to be very envious of my clients but after years and years I've come to realize...
    howsab howsab 31-35, F 21 Responses 2 days ago

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    1) No more looking like a neon orange popsicle from fake suntans 2) No more dreading walking by the swimwear department 3) No more ruined iPhones when you forget to take one out...
    niceskip niceskip 46-50, M 2 days ago

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    1. I am sitting surrounded by mess, I have an all or nothing approach to everything, including housework. When I'm good I'm very very good, but when I am bad I am wicked. 2. I'm...
    ruthieovertherainbow ruthieovertherainbow 26-30, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I have to go to my grandmas for dinner tomorrow and I haven't seen this grandma since thanksgiving I haven't ate in a long time and I've been really dizzy and haven't felt well I...
    butterflybaby123 butterflybaby123 13-15 Apr 25

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    1. My name is LisaMarie but people usually call me Lisa. 2. I'm a psychology major - shooting for my PhD and a 4.0 each year. ( Jeez - wish me luck! ) I'm looking into becoming a...
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94 18-21, F 7 Responses Apr 27

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    Nothing beats being on top of the world. Or feeling like you are. Being outside amongst all the beauty of nature brings me great joy! I had the privilege to go camping at this...
    snowberry75 snowberry75 36-40, F 4 Responses Apr 27

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    I absolutely love footed zip up and button up pajamas. Only bad thing is I cannot locate them anywhere except ladies department and only during thanksgiving and Christmas holidays...
    babyglp babyglp 46-50, M Apr 30

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    Ive decided to keep my holiday weight. Even further, im spending the whole year gaining. Im sick of being someone im not so its time to be myself; a fatty! Ive been eating the same...
    BiggerIsBetter44 BiggerIsBetter44 13-15, M May 1

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    been married scince thanksgiving last year
    BabyAngel9618 BabyAngel9618 18-21, F 1 Response May 7

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    I was doing so well for so long. No panic attacks, no crying fits, no negative thinking. I've been doing really well since before Thanksgiving. And all it took to start it all...
    thelasttoknow thelasttoknow 31-35, F 2 Responses May 7

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    Halloween and thanksgiving
    HeyThereHeather HeyThereHeather 26-30, F May 10

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    It isn't frowned upon, its just that its a date that isn't really celebrated over here as its more an American thing. Years ago, I was asked by an American why we didn't celebrate...
    AlanGC AlanGC 56-60, M May 13

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