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I No Longer Speak to My Mother Or Much of My Family

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    I am half black and half mexican. I used to LOVE to hang out with my mother's family. All the kids and family, but I often ended up the only non-white or full mexican there...
    WizHallow WizHallow 16-17, F Dec 4

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    I retired to work for my adult son and now, after 2 years, we are no longer speaking. And I have moved back to where my daughter lives. I miss my son.
    giselawoggon giselawoggon 66-70, F Nov 25

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    Outside looking in I never felt normal I always felt like an orphan My mother was murdered when I was just nine years old the man I called dad never acted like a father he was...
    conservativegirl24 conservativegirl24 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 12

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    This is so hard to write. Maybe I should start by saying it's me again. So like I have said in posts before it's been almost two years now that we have talked to MIL. Even tho her...
    snowbabe3 snowbabe3 22-25, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    At the end of 2011, my mother, stepdad and 4 younger sisters moved to Atlanta. I was a senior in highschool so my mother let me stay in Warner Robins and graduate with my friends...
    braxtonleigh braxtonleigh 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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    My mom is so annoying and she makes me so angry. She's always getting on to me about my weight and she's been doing it a lot for the past few months. I know I'm not hw skinniest...
    uh2behonest uh2behonest 16-17, F 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I have tittered on the fence while the rest of my family either delude themselves or ignore what my younger sister has become. I for one am done pretending. I am done dealing with...
    Breathe6 Breathe6 22-25, M Nov 30

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    I have been married to my wonderful, amazing husband for almost two years now and we have been together for 5. I love him with all my heart and divorce is not an option with us...
    cowinapartyhat cowinapartyhat 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 30

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    I have way to many problems going on with this woman. I want to have a good relationship with her, but she is so selfish, and if that means fighting with her, unfortunately, I do...
    venetzia venetzia 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    Usually when someone says "family", I would think of a nice, warm, welcoming and happy family whereby the parents are supportive, the children have a good relation with each other...
    AoRagdoll AoRagdoll 13-15, F 4 Responses Dec 10

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    Champion Girls I have had the pleasure of knowing many tomboys in my life and thanks to my Aunt Donna hearing about dozens of my female forebears who made great sacrifices for all...
    radicalfeminist radicalfeminist 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 29

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    My mother is phenomenal. She amazes me with the heart she has. It's where I get it from. She raised me since I was a baby. ( my birth mother left) she took me in as her own and...
    freedom432 freedom432 31-35, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I was 8 years old when my aunt killed herself. My family has a long history of depression and eventually it took my beautiful aunt. I don't know my father. My mother's grandparents...
    idekkkkkkkkkkk idekkkkkkkkkkk 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 22

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    Being a teenager and getting pregnant,is so terrible.... I was in twelve grade when i had my baby girl, my father kicked me out of the house, wanting to chop off my head, i was...
    Danzcho Danzcho 18-21, F 3 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    As I sit beside the withered, cancer ridden, skeletal husk of the woman that used to be my mother. I'm not sad of my loss. I'm glad to have had the privalage to call he mother. I...
    Heellover Heellover 36-40, M 3 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I Wounder why I was born into my family, can they never get together without me having to break up fights at 4am every day? can we never just have a nice family holiday together...
    anneloves anneloves 18-21, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    Of all the years.. of all the moments in between I still love my childhood best friend /crush. we we're in the fourth grade when we met and I was fond of him. I was so interested...
    gobacklike4thgrade gobacklike4thgrade 22-25, F 8 hrs ago

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    Hello everyone. :) Hope you are having a nice day and I wish you great Winter Holidays.. I guess I should start with telling that I am a very sensitive person, lets say over...
    AnnaLeah94 AnnaLeah94 18-21, F 11 hrs ago

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    Been thinking a lot about my life. Why couldn't it have been better? Why am I here? Where will I end up? Why did I get the family I got? Will I be successful? Where is my help...
    SheIsHealing SheIsHealing 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I hate them so much, I hate my dad most of all and wished he would disapear... Everyday he screams at me and my sister, do this do that find this find that, everyday he yells...
    Amber9898 Amber9898 16-17, F 47 mins ago

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    A Mother's Love- I did not grow up under my mother's custody. I lived with my brother under the custody of our father's mother since we were very little. We resided in the...
    SteppeChild SteppeChild 18-21, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    I feel like this post is out of place, but the reason that we're no longer best friends is because we just so happen to be dating now.
    throughthedoorway throughthedoorway 13-15, F 9 hrs ago

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    As in, Family, your offspring. That's my duty. It is NOT my duty, however, to be everyone's ***** anymore. NO longer will I do everyone's taxes, take them to the doctor, follow...
    FreyjaInBattle FreyjaInBattle 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 3

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    WARNING: this is VERY long. During school and hanging out with friends, I can be the most talkative and cheerful person to be around. And that's what hides the truth back at home...
    vintagechick14 vintagechick14 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 10

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    I wait for you every single day; I know you are dead but that's ok... I KNOW you live in joy and light in heaven you abide day and night. You are no longer in the misery and...
    lunadelobos lunadelobos 41-45 3 Responses Dec 13

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    Hi everyone. I never saw myself as the type to join any sort of online forum. Truth is, it makes me very uncomfortable to read my own words. I felt like I needed to join today...
    TheGeiser TheGeiser 18-21, F Nov 25

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    So once more, I have been officially told to stay away for Christmas. Not much of a surprise, but I was hoping things might be different for the first time in ages. First my dad...
    AggieGuy AggieGuy 36-40, M 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    I got to the point where I decided to just accept that my mother will never be the mother I needed and want. She will always be the victim taking no responsibility for her actions...
    valprewater valprewater 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 7

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    (no we are not married, and dont know if i want be because of her mother) I do not know where to begin, I have been with this girl for 3 years. her mother is very controlling over...
    countryboyhyde countryboyhyde 18-21, M 6 Responses Dec 13

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    My mother is a nightmare, in one way I want to blame her for everything I went through growing up. but I can still try to understand. when I was born my mom said she planned me...
    babyjane96 babyjane96 18-21, F Nov 22

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    Ever since I can remember, my immediate family members have looked out for themselves. My mom won't do something unless it's financially convenient for her and my half sisters...
    acamacho4 acamacho4 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 25

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    I hate myself for having dedicated so much time and attention to my parents. I live overseas, and I have to travel at least 124 hours on a plane to go and visit. And until now, I...
    pistacchia pistacchia 46-50, F 1 Response Dec 12

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    It's really remarkable to find so many people who I can relate too. My mother has been emotionally, physically, and verbally abusing me since I was a small child. I don't have any...
    WeOnlyHaveNow WeOnlyHaveNow 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 13

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    "You will lose friends but family is forever" what a lie that is what mu father raises me on i believed that for awhile then i was 6 and my parents split the thing is they where...
    Musicislife13417 Musicislife13417 13-15 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I can say without a doubt my soon to be ex husbands mother is Satan's spawn. She is the most vindictive cruel self righteous demon seed I have ever met. Because my daughter did...
    tamdd tamdd 46-50, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    My Mother was the greatest woman in my life and it's been over year since she was call home to Heaven! There isn't moment in my day where this Lady isn't on my mind see was truly...
    gamma87 gamma87 46-50, M 2 Responses Nov 23

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    I am here to just let it out. This is my first post. My mother gave me my name sake inadvertently as a child by telling me the story of the Cipher in the snow. She was sharing a...
    Cipherinthesnow2014 Cipherinthesnow2014 36-40 1 Response Nov 26

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    My mother had schozophrenia and lost custody of me when I was six, and I never saw her again. She died of cancer when she was in her 50s; I was in my 30s. I never knew who my...
    soledad75 soledad75 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 30

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    Which is very strange. For the 1st 14 years of my life my biological father resided with my mother,two younger siblings,and I. He HATED me and his abuse often landed me close to...
    Eitan Eitan 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 5

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    Okay,I am getting closer to finally find out what's really going on and whats really wrong with me. I am in a weird mood now, it's like my whole family situation slowly stops to...
    9am3 9am3 18-21, F Dec 10

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    I am beyond frustrated. Because of a divorce and some other personal issues (that were not my fault), I was forced to move back in with my parents. I am 43 years old and have a...
    cosmowoman13 cosmowoman13 41-45, F Nov 22

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    They beg for my thoughts and issues, but I never tell. Is it because I feel that they're an issue? Or am I the only issue that should have concern about it? I don't tell them my...
    Am3917 Am3917 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 11

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    Lost my mom. I've seen here such beautiful pictures of a mother with her daughter. And these beautiful pics made me so infinitely sad again. Because there will be no more such...
    prettysybill prettysybill 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 22

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    To speak is a gift. I've learned this after many years of being silent and holding in my thoughts but after witnessing something that was just downright stupid and offensive I...
    JessicaTacos JessicaTacos 18-21, F Nov 23

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    And it continues... Had a brief conversation with my brother today. If you've read my past experiences you will know that my parents don't approve of my new girlfriend and my...
    Sapphire89 Sapphire89 22-25 3 Responses Nov 27

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