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I My Family Sucks

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    My Relationship With My Family Is Going To Hell.

    This is a stream of consciousness. I feel so alone right now. I feel like no one understands me. I feel like they have forgotten everything that ive ever done for them. All the sacrifices and all the compromises. Ive devoted my life to them , yet, they never do anything for me...
    Imcomplicated Imcomplicated 18-21 1 Response Nov 17, 2012

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    I have a large family

    and was raised up as a close knit family... however in the last ten years the.older generation has fell off...and the younger generation has not picked up the slack...
    lasheadilemma lasheadilemma 31-35, F Jun 12

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    I dont know why I have always been the girl

    that fantasized about family's I saw on tv like the reruns of the brady bunch. I am the baby of five and my family will always be crazy and disfunctional and now my nieces and nephews have been pulled in to this horrible cycle. My father was an abusive alcoholic and my mom was...
    metamorphasis metamorphasis 36-40, F 2 Responses Dec 27, 2013

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    Why My Sibling Can Be So Devil???

    I was promised to be a partner to my sibling 5 months ago. and my son had a very hard time with my ex. that why I gave up all my stuffs and brought my son to move out of state 1000 miles away , expecting to start a new life. I just couldn`t believe that my sibling just wanted a...
    rancher111 rancher111 66-70 Nov 13, 2009

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    Is Abandonment Genetic?

    Obviously, as children my sister and I rarely got along. I was the youngest. I, of course, did my share of picking. She printed off my diary for my parents, went through my purse, and hacked into my email. We were never the greatest of friends, even when she finally left for...
    FinallyBroken FinallyBroken 26-30, F Sep 19, 2013

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    Birth School Work Death

    short of it, my Mom got cancer, everybody else works, so I was brought out to do Hospice. I was kept penniless throughout. Could not leave the house, was only spelled once or twice in months of 24/7 service.I was supposed to be able to stay on after, as I had left jobs and...
    pksdabombdj pksdabombdj 51-55 1 Response Mar 25, 2012

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    What Is Wrong With Me?

    I am the baby of 4. The youngest closest to my age is 8 years older than me and the oldest is 10 years older than me. I was a surprise, one that my father (may he rest in peace) wanted to abort. I don't have a lot of fond memories of the oldest 2 sibilings as I was still a...
    abandonedalloveragain abandonedalloveragain 41-45, F Aug 16, 2013

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    Just Like Me For Me

    I'm a great person and I know that, but I'm nothing like my family. In every other situation in my life I get along with people and they like me but somehow in my family no one does. At family gatherings I try to make conversation and people look at me weird, it feels like just...
    sanantoniospurs2 sanantoniospurs2 22-25 1 Response Dec 26, 2012

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    Abuse Etc

    90% are either abusers or snobby.I really hate holidays and what not.I hate acting civil to them.When i really do hate them.I hate them because they do the same rude and mean things over and over again.  
    shan12stones shan12stones 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 26, 2008

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    I wish I had a big loving family,

    but I don't instead I'm stuck with a small family who is judgmental and dysfunctional. It's sad
    Raven1769 Raven1769 36-40, F 1 Response May 5, 2014

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    They Hate Me And I Don'T Know Why

    Ever since I was a kid, I was always considered to be "the good child" (or goody-two-shoes) by my cousins and later, siblings. I have two younger sisters. As I got older, and I mean late high school and university, I realized that I was tired of being a doormat and saying yes to...
    dreaming4better dreaming4better 22-25 1 Response Apr 16, 2013

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    What Did I Do?

    I feel alienated from my family. We were close growing up and even into adulthood, but for the last couple of years, everyone has moved on with their own lives. I feel that I am excluded from everything. And now, I can't even see most of their posts on FB. My sisters and I were...
    MertBee MertBee 56-60 1 Response Jan 20, 2013

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    This group is so true as the below will show. I have had the perfect day it started it off not great but then I got a message from MOB saying she will help me do my errands and...
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    I want children but I can't have any it upsets me when everyone is talking about have a baby or starting a family
    sakura20201 sakura20201 18-21, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Stewart Gilligan Griffin...............one of my favorite characters of all time. Family Guy is comedic genius about people that aren't necessarily geniuses, i.e. Peter. Giggity...
    TW8NY TW8NY 41-45, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    if it ain't broke don't fix it but my family was cracked then it smashed
    thedevilsfavouritedemon thedevilsfavouritedemon 41-45, M 4 hrs ago

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    What is the basic elements which bond the family members? I think it's food. Without food shared among family members, memebers must scatter and the family disintegrates. Why...
    ExileMyself ExileMyself 26-30, F 4 hrs ago

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    My family is in pieces, mum made me leave my siblings when I turned 11 and move to be with my dad, but he never wanted me, and now I live with never being good enough for him, and...
    4alex442 4alex442 16-17, M 4 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    So my husband and I have had our fights and doubts in our marriage. It has only made us stronger. His family doesnt like me bc of all of it. So they started bringing gis ex gf...
    Disrespected25 Disrespected25 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I am a teenager, healthy, and in high school. I am the only atheist in my family, as well as the only one whose hobby is writing. I don't play video games, and writing is pretty...
    RamenTraveler RamenTraveler 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    When a bond is strong enough...it transcends the title of friend to family. My pets are family, my past and current aquaintances are family, my non-blood cousins are family.
    PlatinumNoire PlatinumNoire 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    I haven't had any contact with my family since I left my hometown almost 8 years ago but they just can't seem to leave me the hell alone. Since I've told them that I want nothing...
    ashamedofmyfamily ashamedofmyfamily 41-45, F 4 days ago

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    guys please tell me if I'm crazy okay? because I would like to know since I haven't met anyone who thinks like me but this is going to be a long story. So here's the thing. My...
    Hayden23 Hayden23 13-15, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Hi. Thanks for reading this. I have recently fallen out with my father. He has difficulty with relationships. as a child he was always ******** off his brother and sister and...
    miriams13 miriams13 46-50, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    You know what I love most about my family?! They aren't my real family, but they are my adopted family, and I love them so much cause they love me. They took me in when I had...
    ToSexyForYou ToSexyForYou 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    I really want to kill myself. My life is going on horribly. My mother has psychotic depression, she has been on an affair for 9 years & has just recently stopped after being...
    mangoseed mangoseed 18-21, F 8 Responses 5 days ago

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    While technically I do, I no longer consider my family my family. I don't like it one bit but at the same time I feel it is the only way to protect myself. When I was a child my...
    vovine123 vovine123 41-45, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I am the oldest, and my family hates me. I have 2 younger brothers, and 1 younger siblings. My parents hate all of us, and all my siblings hate each other. Our family is basically...
    LolaTavir98 LolaTavir98 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Happiness is an important element to keep a family connected and strong. Families who have the opportunity to share great memories have a much better chance of holding bonds than...
    williams299 williams299 46-50, M a week ago

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    Who doesn't love their family? Your family is always there for you(or at least most families)especially when you need it most. My family is amazing and I couldn't ask for any more...
    whatnext349 whatnext349 18-21, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    When I was younger I had a family. Not the best family but a family. I lived with my parents had a brother, knew my grandparents uncles aunts and cousins. We weren't all close but...
    RuRave93 RuRave93 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    As I posted in a reply to another in this group -- I would be very happy to be naked/nude (pick your term) with friends and family. I enjoy being nude whenever I can and...
    21finish 21finish 66-70, M 1 Response Aug 18

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    My family has a horrible history. I barely know any of my family, and I'm sure it's for a good reason. This story will be a long one. It's about my entire family after all. When...
    moose73630 moose73630 16-17, M 3 Responses Aug 17

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    I really am in disgust with this rotten family, and constantly think of killing myself. Never have they ever showed any love twords me. My idiotic mother - Early back on she had a...
    MysteryZ MysteryZ 18-21, M Aug 17

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    I had a person in my life that was my older sister. I've always wanted one, but of course I was born first. This person, we met on a site (this was years ago). They were- are still...
    ZER0RPHEUS ZER0RPHEUS 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    Hi there. My name's Maria and I'm 19 years old. This is quite lengthy so thanks for clicking on it. All my life I have dealt with my difficult family and I have now made it one...
    dearmaria95 dearmaria95 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 16

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    My experience of abuse is most likely not as bad as most people's but I'd still like to share.. The first time I was abused by my dad was when I came home late from a friends...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 16

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    Anger is not something to be ashamed of. Anger is a natural response to injustice and can help break the cycle of abuse. Anger is a crucial part of recovery. Two weeks ago on 7/31...
    wowodeals wowodeals 26-30, F Aug 15

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    I recently have had to cut ties with nearly all of my family. My mother is a very lovely person but she often shares information about others that causes rifts in the family...
    eirehawk eirehawk 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    I have this best friend and his names Isaac. I've known him since the day I was born on the same hospital after him. We have had our birthdays always joint and our parent knew each...
    faykath faykath 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    I was born to a woman who couldn't remember who my father was. I was adopted by another family when I was 2 years old. I was trafficked from the time I was 6 years old till Iwas 17...
    CharisGrace CharisGrace 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 12

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