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I Miss My Mother

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    Seriously... I really miss my real mom!

    Even she was at home we never talk to each other. Since my parents company are getting more bigger in their bussiness, my parents was too busy and always not at home . Dear mama, I really hope your hugs and kisses from you...I really miss the moments we was together! For your...
    qaseh qaseh 13-15, F Jan 27

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    I still have her, sort of.

    . and it nearly came to not having her at all, March last year she tried commiting suicide, blamming it on me asking to move in with my dad and my sister who had her other reasons.. Anyway she had over dosed on so many pills that we were told we was lucky she was to be alive, 20...
    kieran12344 kieran12344 13-15, M 2 Responses Jan 20

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    I'm not sure if I know you anymore Our memories

    are a flash on the horizon Sailing away fading each day If only we had longer I would have gotten to know you more Asked you a plethora of questions Stayed up with you until the stars stopped shooting Instead of taking you for granted And underestimating time Now you are...
    angiede angiede 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 12

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    Dear Mom, I Miss You So.

    Dear Mom, I will always remember your smile, your warmth and your humor. The world lost some of it's shine the day you died. I keep looking all over to find you again. I think maybe it's in the afghan you knitted or the drawing you did or maybe it's in your clothes that still...
    Loach Loach 46-50 1 Response Oct 5, 2011

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    Bittersweet ~

    February 24th marks the 2nd anniversary of my Mom’s death. Today her department at work is moving floors and I had to pack up her desk and belongings. It was bittersweet going through her things, pictures, books, notes, cards…all kinds of things. Her best friends work in...
    snowbunny1002 snowbunny1002 46-50, F 26 Responses Feb 4, 2011

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    My mom passed away 12/22/13.

    I finally went through some of her things she had boxed up in the basement yesterday. I found a children's bible with a little ***** of notebook paper sticking out of the top. She had wrote on it Thessalonians 4:13 Do not grieve like there is no hope. I do not know when or why...
    hcamp88 hcamp88 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 11

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    My Mother Is In Heaven, But Sh...

    My mother is in heaven, but she still lives in my heart
    breezy breezy 21-25, F 2 Responses Jan 13, 2007

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    I Am 61 And Miss My Mother Who Died When I Was 18

    I know I should have forgotten my mother after all these years, but I miss her so. She died at the age of 58, when I was 18 and a freshman in college. She was such an extraordinary person, so intelligent, funny, creative, sensitive, loving. She played the piano, laughing, her wig...
    Bwettergreen1 Bwettergreen1 61-65 2 Responses Nov 16, 2013

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    Miss and Love You Granny

    My granny died when I was 13 yrs .old  of liver failure she never drank or smoked and never missed church .If she knew you she wouldn't call you by your name no matter what color you were she would greet you with Hi brother or sister and to her you were her brother or sister...
    rcrisp rcrisp 36-40, F 2 Responses May 5, 2007

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    I have seen both sides of it.

    Dad died of a heart attack out of the blue, it was his first one, random. And mind blowing. I was grown and out of the house but still when I answered my mothers call saying Hi Mom! In my usual chipper tune... Felt like my whole life stopped. Next thing you know she is in my car...
    Tracymichelle77 Tracymichelle77 26-30 1 Response Mar 27

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    My mom passed away from a heart attack

    when I was 12 years old. She died about three days after Thanksgiving. I'm 19 years old now, and it's still hard. I do believe God lets things happen for a reason, but I still don't understand why it happened. I spent all of high school not having a mother, and it sucked...
    divaMary3 divaMary3 18-21, F Dec 26, 2013

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    For One Night Only

    A good few years ago my mother and I both went to see this certain irish singer in inec Killarney it was an awesome concert with dancing and singing and I took loads of photos of the show and then after the show we were invited backstage by this singer (name can't be said without...
    Cmafanlorraine Cmafanlorraine 31-35, F Nov 18, 2013

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    Mom

    My mother is now in a nursing home. I dutifully call her at least once a week and visit once a year. She is far away. I hate talking to her to because she brings out all the bad in me. She is always worried and always sad. When I talk about what concerns I have, she changes the...
    originnone originnone 46-50, M 14 Responses Sep 29, 2012

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    It Doesn't Get Easier

    I know people say only time heals the pain of losing someone, but it doesn't. I think about my mom all the time. Sometimes I spend a whole class at school remembering things about her, and thinking about her makes me feel depressed. I guess I handled it having my brother to...
    BraedenMiller BraedenMiller 13-15, M 7 Responses Oct 26, 2013

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    There is not one single day

    that passes me by without me thinking about her. She always told me to stay strong, but how can I when the person who means the most to me is gone.. forever ? She's happier in heaven, I know she is.. But I can't help but to wonder what she is doing & if she misses me the way I...
    distanceandspace distanceandspace 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2013

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    Today Would Have Been Your 66th Birthday !

    I miss my Mom more than I could have ever imagined. She passed away Februaury 24, 2009. There is an empty space in my heart that will never be filled in the same way again. Today, Friday, August 27th would have been her 66th birthday. I can't help but think of all the birthday...
    snowbunny1002 snowbunny1002 46-50, F 36 Responses Aug 27, 2010

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    My Mom Died On Friday

    My Mom died on Friday evening. I am sad. I miss her. I want her in my life. I am only 30. My life has barely begun.  She is going to miss it. I don't know what else I could have done. I only wanted the best for her. She had a hard life. I wish it were better. She deserved...
    BrokenDoll BrokenDoll 26-30, F 63 Responses Jan 5, 2009

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    Mom, I am sorry.

    Last year, before I left my dear country Morocco to come to the United States for the 1st time, at the airport my mom hugged me tightly and looked at me with a teary eye. She said, "Daughter, don't ever change. Stay the same good, innocent girl I have known for my whole life." I...
    LallaZaf LallaZaf 18-21, F 9 Responses Sep 14, 2013

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    It was 3 years ago on Sunday.

    I feel so alone. I can't seem to talk to anyone anymore. I'm not happy. I want to be. But it's just too hard to fake it..
    JustAMetaphor JustAMetaphor 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 28

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    At the holidays and birthdays (which she always

    remembered..even spouses) you could always depend on her to bring the chocolates and the home made pastries. You could also depend on the well thought of gifts lovingly wrapped with her own special touches. Which we all ever so slightly took for granted. I miss you Mom. Whenever...
    Sungirl3 Sungirl3 46-50, F 23 Responses Dec 14, 2013

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    I am coming up on a milestone in a week

    or so. My mom has been passed away for five years. I am here to tell you it doesn't get easier! My heart hurts. I keep it more in control now, however it doesn't mean I don't feel it. No one around me gets it. I understand it is because they haven't been through it. I feel like...
    LonelyDaughter27 LonelyDaughter27 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 28

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    At the end of October my mum committed suicide.

    She is survive by my amazing dad, my three sisters and me, her only son, as well as a wide family circle. I miss her painfully every day and struggle to act in a routine since her death. I'm 19 and feel both infant-like and aged through this experience. I am in university and...
    OPDD OPDD 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 5

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    My mother passed away

    when I was 15. Fast forward 15 years & I now have an 8 month old daughter & it makes me miss my mom more than ever...
    wantingconnections wantingconnections 26-30 1 Response Feb 12

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    October 13, 2011

    I lost my dearest friend and it has messed me up so badly, it has been two years and yesterday was our birthday, a day we shared, I was her little turkey because that year our birthday happened to be on thanksgiving that year. Two years later I am still lost. I wander through...
    Solagurl Solagurl 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 26, 2013

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    A Poem For My Mom...i Miss You Most...

    I miss you, mom… I miss you most When I first wake up, in the morning I miss you most When I am trying to fall asleep, at night I can still see your face, your smile, your voice Your crazy curly hair, And the twinkles in your eyes The way you always managed To make everything...
    leejniamzoo48 leejniamzoo48 26-30 16 Responses Mar 19, 2011

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    How Did She Do It?

    My mother was sick for a long time, she had Heart disease, Chrones disease, Colitis, and COPD.  My mother did social work, helping the homeless, and less fortunate.  She herself was less fortunate, we never had money, my father deserted us when I was 9 years old. My...
    Ellengladys Ellengladys 51-55 1 Response Oct 3, 2008

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    There Is No Lover Greater Than a Mothers....

    I lost my mom this past May.  She was 78 - too young!  I miss her so much and I am truly heartbroken.  I am trying to focus on how wonderful she was and the generous soul that she was.  She was an amazing, loving woman, and my whole life revolved around her...
    ctsuse ctsuse 41-45 3 Responses Jul 22, 2008

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    Mom passed away very quickly at home from

    respiratory failure, just a month ago. She was the most sweetest, caring person I ever met, and perhaps ever will. The void that is present in my life, I also suspect will be with me forever, as well as the loneliness for her. I've read so many stories on Life after Death...
    Butch487 Butch487 51-55, M 1 Response Dec 20, 2013

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    She Was So Funny

    I don't remember how young I was, but I couldn't have been much older than six. It was summer, and I was home looking out of the window.  (No air conditioner) My mother decided that we could have some fun.  So she grabbed a few of my balloons and went into the bathroom where...
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M 6 Responses Jan 10, 2013

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    I was devastated.....

    on labor day in 1987 i was awakened by my little sister on top of me shaking me and crying she was screaming"Mommies dead Bub Mommies dead!!!!"....i opened my eyes to see her little blue eyes pouring out tears...i said"your crazy sis"....i was 13 she was only 9 years old and i...
    shannon744 shannon744 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 30

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    First Mothers Day

    It was a somber Sunday for me, my first one since my mother passed away last August. Since my father is also gone that leaves me as the patriarch of my clan or sept  in a manner of speaking. This Mothers Day and I tried not to dwell on the loss but remember the past, recount the...
    Deanze Deanze 41-45, M 5 Responses May 16, 2012

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    More And More

    I miss my mom. She passed away in November, and I always said she was my hero. She had cancer before I was even born, and due to complications from the treatment, she was in and out of the hospital my whole life. But she never. once. complained. NEVER. She always had a smile on...
    polythenepam polythenepam 26-30 24 Responses May 2, 2012

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    Every Day

    Mom died when I was 9....I can still see her face....I tried to do what the lady on phone said to do....I really tried....I just couldn't do it right....When the ambulance got here the guy said I did a good job.....No I didn't....She died....
    angelgirlboo angelgirlboo 18-21, F 15 Responses Jul 16, 2013

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    I try to stay positive

    and think of other things, but I miss her so much. I miss the amazing meals she made, I miss her chasing me down the hall with perfume saying I smelled bad, I miss her clapping over my petty achievements, I miss her trying to help me with English homework when she can barely...
    meinee meinee 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 2

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    For the past three years i have had my check

    garnished. I am a single mom with 2 kids and haven't been able to pay my bills. I do pay what i can but every other month i have to decide witch one to pay...my gas or electric. usually i pay my electric bill. My mom used to freak out on me for not paying everything when i...
    kyanna012 kyanna012 31-35, F Mar 29

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    This Time Has Passed

    I will never feel what used to be the warmth of a childlike love again. I have kissed your cheek for the last time , watched you take your last breath and I cannot erase that image from my mind. If I feel better I feel guilty for doing so, and even the smallest things bring you...
    octobersrust octobersrust 41-45, M 2 Responses Nov 10, 2013

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    My mother died about 2 months ago

    and my family is still recovering. She died in a car accident. I know it's silly but I don't ride in cars any more. The last time I did I started hyperventilating and passed out. What most people don't understand is I was in the car with my mother when we got in the car...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jan 14

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    Goodbye

    my mum died 9 years ago and I always believed she had died of blood poisoning. I knew my grandfather wrote a story about her and what happened but I never had the guts to read it... Until now. Here's the story. ××This is about my daughter, Joanne, married to Craig with two...
    BriannaCatLovesYou BriannaCatLovesYou 13-15, F 6 Responses Aug 31, 2013

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    My Mom... A Year And A Poem I Read At Her Grave

    Mom. I don't go a day without a tear and a sigh. I see your face with my doggy and a tear rolls from my eye, You were my world, my best friend and my heart. When you left me alone, I have fallen apart. I didn't know how cancer could grab you away And leave me struggling every...
    Extinguish Extinguish 36-40, M 3 Responses Nov 26, 2012

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    ı Miss My Mum Too.

    İ lost my mum a few years back, And i still havent got over ıt. İts lıke a lie at times,  i didnt get to see her before she died, and ı didnt say the things ı wanted to. she was my best frıend and ı mıss her so much, she was ill most of my life and so it...
    seven seven 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 9, 2007

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    Although She Still Happens To Be Alive...

    So, unbeknownst to me as primary schooler, my mother had a rough past. Her mother died on the day of her twelfth birthday, and she was raised by her awful, awful, awful grandmother. This lead her to develop Borderline Personality Disorder. She is also a pot-smoker. I remember...
    RedheadedWhippersnapper RedheadedWhippersnapper 13-15, F Nov 17, 2013

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    My Mother

    My mother looked like Bette Davis. She was a cockney, born within the sound of Bow Bells. She loved to dance. She was without prejudice and taught me to be the same, a counterpoint to my late fathers' many prejudices (the usual ones) She stood up for me when I was being...
    mizzen123 mizzen123 46-50, M 15 Responses Mar 13, 2010

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    Missing Her

    My mom has been gone for more than 12 years now. It's easy to remember how long because she died 10 months before my daughter was born. We had just made a cross-country move. We stopped for a weeks visit on our way. She seemed ok, but I think she knew soMething was wrong...
    jordanmom jordanmom 41-45, F 30 Responses Sep 21, 2011

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    I Miss My Mother Each And Every Moment Of My Life

    She was all okay a few days ago.She was all prepared for the wedding ceremony of my youngest sister.I already had lost my father four years ago.So,she was all alone.Me and my husband was always with her.I also have one sister yonger to me settled in Delhi.I went to my in-laws...
    sabaaligarh sabaaligarh 26-30 2 Responses Dec 1, 2010

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    My mother is my grandma

    and my father is grandpa. Yes, my grandparents are my parents. They are the reason why I am who I am today. My mother had just passed away less than a year ago on March 10th, 2013. I remember when it turned 2013 when spending my New Year's in New York City I had said, "This is...
    GBitty GBitty 18-21, F 6 Responses Jan 8

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    I Miss My Mommie

    When I was four years old, my mother had loss her year long battle against lung cancer. She had worked in a factory where asbestos was exposed, she of course did not know that. She struggled a lot, and I can only imagine the pain of the cancer and treatment. The pain of knowing...
    Curiouskitty15 Curiouskitty15 18-21, F 23 Responses Jul 28, 2011

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    yes , She Died Just As I Ha...

    yes , She died just as i had started to like her again, or forgive her if you will. life can be such a short thing and end suddenly! never forgewt that , don't dwell on the negative aspect of it. Just remember today might be your last enjoy it!
    Mountainman923518 Mountainman923518 56-60, M 2 Responses May 14, 2007

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    The Story Of Wanda Jean Collins: My Mom.

    I know when she was young life wasn't good, and as she grew older she met a man, in Mexico and married him and took his last name and had my brother Troy. Eventually she broke it off with him, keeping his last name. Then she went to Mississippi where she met another man, and had...
    GingerLoudandProud GingerLoudandProud 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 2, 2013

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    My mother passed when I was 10 on Easter after dinner from a brain aneurysm. It's something I never talk about, but seeing as today would have been her birthday I've just been thinking. I was just about to go hug her goodnight when it happened. I remember all her screaming. I...
    PeachesNScreams PeachesNScreams 18-21, F 37 Responses Jul 21, 2011

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    My mother and I were very close

    as mother and daughter. She passed away a few years ago from cancer. I think of her often and miss her terribly. I think of all the pleasant things we did as a family and as mom and daughter often.
    welldevelopedmom welldevelopedmom 36-40, F 2 Responses Dec 6, 2013

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    She died going on 9 years ago.

    I don't think a day goes by where I am not missing her. My mom was my best friend. She loved me more than anyone on this planet. We were so much alike! I have yet to find someone I can bond with like I did with her. We enjoyed the same things and enjoyed them even more together...
    jesscharnelle jesscharnelle 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 22, 2013

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    I miss my mommy so much being

    so far away from her makes me sad but I know at the end if the day she would walk a distance just to make sure I'm good
    sonii2 sonii2 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 26, 2013

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    I Miss My Mother

    I remember the day, January 20, 1991 as if it was just like yesterday. The day was so cold, that my mother left my place in Northern Canada. It was snowing, and the forecast called for intermittent snow all day. I told mom, please why don't you stay, I can pay for your flight...
    newtonpark newtonpark 56-60, M 3 Responses Nov 11, 2013

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    My mom was diagnosed with cancer during spring

    break of my junior year in high school. She passed away august 30th at 9:23 am. Her body died everyday but her mind didn't start to leave until the last month. I cry for her everyday, she said she was at peace but I could see the fear in her eyes in her final days and they haunt...
    alexyboo alexyboo 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 24

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    It was nearly seven years ago.

    I still remember the look on my father's face when he heard the news. I remember when the sheriff went into his car and pulled out the two teddy bears to try and calm down my two siblings. I still remember the misery that I felt. The scar that will never fade. The pain that won...
    LovingChihiro LovingChihiro 18-21, M 3 Responses Feb 27

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    I Lost My Mom August 12, 2012.

    Here I am; completely broken after 15 months. Its crazy to say but i almost wish she had cancer or some horrible horrible disease that would have prepared me for what would happen but she didn't. no one knew she would die that night. no one had any idea. it was just this huge...
    tessafaceexox tessafaceexox 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 21, 2013

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