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I M Dreading Thanksgiving

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 12 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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    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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    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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    AwesomeAlert AwesomeAlert 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 26, 2014

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    BlueEyes31 BlueEyes31 31-35, F 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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    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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    I don't know why my parents don't get back together I mean my dad comes to this house every easter thanksgiving and Christmas so the whole family can be together and my mom and me...
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    Nope not at all. The people I consider family are not related to me by blood. The ones I spend birthdays, Christmases, Thanksgivings. We are each others rocks, shoulders to cry on...
    TaylorSophia TaylorSophia 22-25, F 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    So the sex drive kicks in and the cycle begins. First thought. I want them. The ones who hurt me back then. Second thought. Bad!! Shame!! You shouldn't want them they were evil...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    November 1992 I was a thanksgiving baby.
    punkglampire punkglampire 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    Born on Thanksgiving Day November 26. 
    katiebabydoll13 katiebabydoll13 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I am to the point that I just don't even care anymore. I met my man 5 years ago. He was just finalizing his divorce. He had been separated from his ex for almost 2 years at...
    roxmac roxmac 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    'ROOSTER'-the introduction For those of us who love dogs, and especially for those of you who love hunting dogs, Id like to tell you a story of how we, my family and I...
    FatherThyme FatherThyme 56-60, M 4 days ago

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    Last night i got the phone call i had been dreading. my brother had been moved from a hospital to a rehab center. We were looking forward to his recovery and then his moving in to...
    subserena subserena 41-45, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I love listening to all kinds of music. I really enjoy rock and roll for fast dancing and easy listening music for slow dancing. I love other forms of music too such as...
    femalemusiclover femalemusiclover 46-50, F 5 days ago

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    2 Corinthians 1:3-5New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE) Thanksgiving. 3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and God of all...
    jopava jopava 56-60, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Im learning that food is a gift. A provision. Some people would die for a burger or a potato or a piece of cheese and we are being stingy with food. Of course make as many wise...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    I was 14. my mother had been using petticoat discipline on me for almost two years. A girl named Gail lived around the corner. She was something of a tomboy. She got a big kick out...
    prissypanties prissypanties 51-55, M 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    Since I was probably 6 years old I've been obsessed with fat. When I was probably 10 years old my father told me that I was getting fat and that I needed to loose weight, which was...
    Bellylover1999 Bellylover1999 13-15, M a week ago

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    I have had many strange OBE's within the last year or so. One of the occurences happened in a dream state. My father was driving me through a neighborhood, suddenly a luminous...
    tgodbold tgodbold 31-35, M 1 Response Jun 22

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    It was the first day of high school and I went into my 6th period Biology class already dreading the year I would have to spend in that stupid science class. I sat down in my...
    MargoRoth MargoRoth 13-15, F Jun 21

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    Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings. ~William Arthur Ward, Writer (1921-1994)
    Gennee Gennee 61-65, T Jun 20

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    "McNew" by SpeckledHeart.deviantART.com In the rain lay all my secrets, all my longings tossed across by wind and waves and torrents, and fear. Here lies my heart, resting, ever...
    CharlieBarrett CharlieBarrett 16-17, F Jun 19

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    I feel this way about how someone i love has made me feel in a matter of weeks. IRRITATED! FEELING F*$KED OVER! MANIPULATED! DISEMPOWERED! DIMINISHED! IGNORED OF MY DESIRE, NOT...
    Leolani Leolani 26-30, F Jun 19

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    It's been 3 months since my first miscarriage, I was on birth control and did not even know I was even possibly pregnant. The night it happened I was all alone and I just couldn't...
    LeeWalker06 LeeWalker06 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 19

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    Dreading work tomorrow. I love my job but am barely coping at present.
    stuographer stuographer 36-40, M 2 Responses Jun 17

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    I have really big trust issues and it sucks . A couple years ago these people became really close to my family and they went to my church . They came over my house at least 5 times...
    Callmequasha Callmequasha 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 17

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    I can't stand my husband anymore. I wish I wouldn't have married him. I depend on him so much financially mostly because of our 3 children. My oldest my 10 year old isn't his...
    sunkissed26 sunkissed26 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 16

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    aaa i haven't been excited for my birthday at all this year. it's actually tomorrow, and i find that i'm dreading it more than being pumped like i usually am. i'm not actually sure...
    MiaPiaRowell MiaPiaRowell 18-21 1 Response Jun 16

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    I suffered from a miscarriage last year. My husband and I had been emotionally low the whole year - a lot of expectations built up etc. Two days ago my MIL and FIL arrive to "help...
    anniehaydon anniehaydon 31-35, F 6 Responses Jun 16

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    It was a cool spring day at Vancouver’s nude beach and the tide was way out . The beach was empty so I decided to go for a naked run. As I ran along the tide line I noticed a...
    curiousmink curiousmink 36-40, M 2 Responses Jun 15

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    Hello my sweet and so so lovely friends. Big apologies to all for not replying or keeping in touch, it honestly hasn't been my intention and I really don't mean to come across as...
    lozenbee lozenbee 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 12

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    I have that feeling that I got right before things ended with my ex. I'm supposed to see my boyfriend tonight. We've been fighting. He doesn't understand the reasons I get upset...
    ccm22 ccm22 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 12

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    I go back in a little bit less than two weeks,and I am dreading it. I love learning. I just hate school.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 12

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    The moment when you're in bed by 9:30, thinking you'll try to sleep early, and don't end up falling asleep until 6 am, only to wake up at 6:53am-53 minutes later. Just 53 minutes...
    Shadowspider15 Shadowspider15 13-15, F Jun 11

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    My wife and I have been together six years total and married for over two. We have a beautiful, funny, energetic baby girl, make good money and live in a vacation spot. We have...
    rA31411 rA31411 41-45, M 5 Responses Jun 10

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    My husband and I are new to christian domestic discipline. Lately I have been so disobedient. My husband works away from home so I get a spanking once a month. Lately, I have...
    Kell2015 Kell2015 22-25, F 5 Responses Jun 10

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