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I My Family Sucks

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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...
    sanantoniospurs2 sanantoniospurs2 22-25 1 Response Dec 26, 2012

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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...
    metamorphasis metamorphasis 36-40, F 2 Responses Dec 27, 2013

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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...
    shan12stones shan12stones 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 26, 2008

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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...
    rancher111 rancher111 70+ Nov 13, 2009

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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...
    abandonedalloveragain abandonedalloveragain 41-45, F Aug 16, 2013

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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...
    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...
    MertBee MertBee 56-60 1 Response Jan 20, 2013

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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...
    FinallyBroken FinallyBroken 22-25, 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...
    pksdabombdj pksdabombdj 51-55 1 Response Mar 25, 2012

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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...
    Imcomplicated Imcomplicated 18-21 1 Response Nov 17, 2012

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    My family is really dysfunctional and it sucks. It's just one of the many things that contribute to my depression. We go to a therapist and she makes things worse. Today, I found...
    just1a2girl3 just1a2girl3 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    My family is basically all I have in this world. I have some friends but they are not very close, and the closest friend I do have only comes around when he's feelin bored being...
    DaftPnk DaftPnk 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 6

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    Because they are so honest with their opinions of me it sucks sometimes. My sister and parent always speak whatever's on their mind so when we fight it's only a while before we...
    GrumpyGrouchy GrumpyGrouchy 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    My mother in law is mean. My sisters in laws are just as crazy as her. The rest of his family is weird, too. I am beginning to think my husband is no good for me either. Maybe...
    tiredofit44 tiredofit44 41-45, F 1 day ago

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    omfg.this sucks.im tired of old people,always being watched,i dont have any friends my age bec they secluded me and ended up as a loser whos afraid of people and all i have is my...
    yaysandwich yaysandwich 18-21, F Mar 26

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    Nothing ever seems to work out for me. It's been **** ever since my grandma died in August after that it all went down hill. All of my so call friends stopped talking to me. The...
    Dakota169 Dakota169 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    I believe that how we choose to live life as the human race sucks, everything's a competition, people don't have food or a place to stay... It is infuriating!
    Life1sinteresting Life1sinteresting 18-21, M Mar 18

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    Love can be amazing, the feeling of knowing that someone cares about you so much, that your on someone's mind, and their on yours, knowing someone so well that its like you grew...
    Anotherrose96 Anotherrose96 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    my life sucks because i only really have 3 friends and thats it
    JamesB20 JamesB20 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 1

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    I live my life one breakdown or relapse at a time. I feel like I climb out of the depths of hell just to be pulled down by satan himself. I am ruled by the voice in the back of my...
    PanicAtTheDiscount PanicAtTheDiscount 13-15, F 10 hrs ago

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    I grew up the youngest in a family of all boys. My family was very religious but secretly abusive. My parents divorced at 12 and I was given to my mother due to me being abused by...
    spiffyjodzilla spiffyjodzilla 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    Blood is one bond we can not break. It's essential for health reasons or to understand the history of how you got here. Blood relation can also lend a sense of belonging in the...
    warp9pnt9 warp9pnt9 36-40, M 5 Responses Mar 30

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    Extended Family Issue!!! Please feel free to give any advice or suggestions!!! I will be married in 60 days to my perfect match. I have 2 sons from previous who are 8 & 10 and we...
    arentweallcrazy arentweallcrazy 26-30, F Mar 17

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    From the moment were born, we're told who to love, just because they are "family." **** that. I don't care who you are, family or not, if you screw me over, you can expect nothing...
    AjLeePunk AjLeePunk 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 22

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    "Family means people who love you simply because you are" my granny always says. When I was younger, I couldn't wrap my head around it - family means you're related to someone...
    SamHardy92 SamHardy92 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 27

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    It seems very hard for SOME people to differentiate between family and family. I have said numerous times that im sad because I want my own family and I feel alone and incomplete...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 2

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    I do love my family and am so happy to have them. My dad adopted me when I was 10. At the time he was single and had just got out if the police academy. So him and his cop buddies...
    SunshineC23 SunshineC23 18-21 2 Responses Apr 6

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    Well I given up on my family, I left my mom, ignore my father for so long, and I always felt so left out from my brothers and sister. I was never close with my father, I was never...
    DaylightAly DaylightAly 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    I would say this has been the case for most of my life ..okay when I was a child between the ages of zero to eighteen then its mandatory you need you family that surround of family...
    psychicprayer psychicprayer 36-40 3 Responses Apr 7

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    Not in the physical world- I was raised to believe that the family I thought was my family was mine. I later found out that I was taken and they were not my real family I belonged...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    I have a huge, caring, supportive extended family! I have eight siblings, seven in-laws, and one ex-in-law that is still close to the family (and to my sister). At last count I...
    usedchild usedchild 56-60, M 4 days ago

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    I can't really say I have much of a family. We don't act like one. I won't say they don't love me because they do. They just have a weird way of showing it. I don't even care that...
    McLovin0000 McLovin0000 18-21, F Mar 17

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    Ever since I was little. My father abused me badly and so did all my mom's boyfriends after him. I got my idea of what a man is to his family from my Sunday school teacher (may he...
    dacraww dacraww 22-25, M Mar 19

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    I feel very blessed because I have a very supportive family. Despite the fact that we may get on each others nerves and have several disputes every now and then, at the end of the...
    catnisswil catnisswil 26-30, F Mar 19

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    i see everyone im my community with.4wheelers and no of them have good grades they dont have to pay for their food nor clothes or gas but i do i have to worry about if im going to...
    crow2787 crow2787 13-15 Mar 19

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    It's easy to point at my mother as the "bad guy" out of my parents. After all, she was the one who was constantly yelling, cussing at us, saying she hated us and wanted to leave us...
    mindofmaster mindofmaster 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    I love my family like crazy but sometimes it can make me go insane. I'm the oldest daughter and naturally, I'm just nurturing and jump to taking care of others like a mother. All...
    Optimistic34 Optimistic34 31-35, F Mar 24

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    I find it challenging to be honest with my family because I am different from them and I think differently than them. I know that my family judges atheists, and political liberals...
    Growlin Growlin 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    I love my family. Even when they annoy me to death, though there are parts of my family I would rather not count. My biological mother's family hate my father. For moving us to a...
    DeJeKlu DeJeKlu 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    So this might be long. I do feel like a pretty lucky guy with a lot of blessings.. But I do have a lot of worries about my family which I will express here.. Ok so my family is...
    PhindingPhronesis PhindingPhronesis 16-17, M Mar 30

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    the day before yesterday, my step uncle passed away. and I never know anything about it till my sister told me as she was told by my other step uncle. by that time we were at home...
    rsddhj rsddhj 13-15, F Apr 2

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    I love my blood family. They raised me the best they could but I, in all essential ways am very different from them. My mother is from an almost rural area near Little Rock. Then...
    BleedingOrchids BleedingOrchids 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 3

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    My household is small but I have an infinite amount of cousins, aunts, and uncles! My family is mostly Puerto Rican but we have lots of different colors and races married into...
    Lapoeta2nv Lapoeta2nv 22-25, F Apr 4

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    I don't mean this in a negative sense... I mean that my friends at school are like family to me. For some reason, I'm far more comfortable talking to them about anything than I am...
    EponymousAnonymous EponymousAnonymous 13-15 1 Response Apr 7

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    My fake name is kobochibi. I'm female, 26 y.o from Indonesia.I'm from a broken home family. One month after my mother passed away (2006), I ran from home because my father re...
    kobochibi kobochibi 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 7

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    I don't want to sound overly sensitive, but this is something that has been eating away at me for a long time. Being in the Media Age where everyone is tuned into the lives of...
    SagittariusBlunt SagittariusBlunt 31-35, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My family asked me to move out the day after graduation. For a while, my sister would talk to me but now my parents have convinced her that I'm just plain evil. I don't talk to...
    mybonerandme mybonerandme 18-21, M 4 Responses Mar 17

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    Family is number one for me. I'd rather be with my family over everybody. I have an older sister and brother. My mammy and papa are my second parents cause me and my siblings spent...
    93rp 93rp 18-21, F Mar 17

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    I have a step family from my step dad. They have a lil high nose. They are germans. My dad's mother is 94 still strong and the father is 88. Since i came here in Oz, they want me...
    Kaaaaaaaamm Kaaaaaaaamm 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 19

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    I have suffered with poor mental health for many years following my divorce. I always felt not good enough in my marriage. I could never understand why I felt I always had to be...
    StandingDown StandingDown 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    Since I've begun experiencing symptoms of depression, mostly anything my family does ****** me off. They may mean it, but the continuous stream of I love you's coming from their...
    Radjad Radjad 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 21

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