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I M Dreading Thanksgiving

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 11 People

    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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    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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    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Nov 26, 2014

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Sitting in the car in the parking lot of the hotel where our love was sealed and our souls joined as one over many amazing weekends. I haven't been here since then and dreading...
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    BeachGypsy BeachGypsy 46-50, F 3 Responses Aug 18

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    hiddenkitty hiddenkitty 18-21, F Aug 18

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    Kkgunny Kkgunny 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    KJSMIT4496 KJSMIT4496 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    Tomorrow is the date set for mediation. As much as I welcome getting this next step over and done, I am also dreading it. On Friday, my lawyer sent his attorney and the mediator a...
    BeachGypsy BeachGypsy 46-50, F 3 Responses Aug 17

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    "Longing for the past, but dreading the future. If not being used, well then you're a user and a loser." Aneshtesia-Type O Negative
    Myzery Myzery 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    Tomorrow is my first day back from summer break and I am dreading it... I do not want to go back to school.
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    I don't really like being around anyone that brings me anxiety, a common sense thing. But when I'm forced to be around them it makes it even worse, example: family. If they just...
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    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 15

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    My hands feel so icky from being in water so much this morning. I can't stand touching anything. I'm also dreading washing dishes. No more water!!!!!!
    SocialHermit SocialHermit 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 14

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    It wasn't because I did anything wrong. My brother-in-law is a cop and me and the family had taken turns sitting in the back when he brought the police car up to my grandmother's...
    odessa94 odessa94 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 14

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    CrimsonBloodPack CrimsonBloodPack 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 13

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    I'm so stressed out, my grandparents decided they were going to "help," me out of the situation with my step-mother by forcing me into going to Job Corps here in my state. Let me...
    IcySongBird IcySongBird 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 13

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    I'm so stressed out, my grandparents decided they were going to "help," me out of the situation with my step-mother by forcing me into going to Job Corps here in my state. Let me...
    IcySongBird IcySongBird 18-21, F Aug 13

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