Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Respect My Mother

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 114 People

    Lunch At Miss Tami's Tea House

    I don't have a bucket list for myself yet, but I have things I want to do for my mother in her last times. Today it happened. Mom and I had a dainty lunch of all things fancy at Tami's Tea House. The tea house is rather gaggy, very frou frou like my little mom. No grown man...
    Kathieredart Kathieredart 56-60, F 10 Responses Jul 17, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Alway Try To Be No Matter What

    My mom is a pre-school teacher so she deals with a lot during the day so I try not to talk back even if she tells me I'm getting a bare bottom spanking I just do it on my midterm report with all my grades so far wasn't good I had a 72 in a class I wanted to be honset to her so I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 1, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Though I Don't Remember Her At All

    My dear mama, may she rest in peace, went to heaven when i was only sixteen months old, and although i remember being in diapers and being in my crib and not knowing how to talk yet before i was two, i was too young when mama left to have any memories of her. But i always and...
    eleanorssong eleanorssong 56-60, F 1 Response Jul 17, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    She Told Me The Truith

    We were not so very close, so it's difficlut to say that I really love her. I can understand she was very sick, but she never held me in her arms, r never told me I was doing well at school, even when I had 18/20 of average. But I respect her because she was a good person, with...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 2, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Battle Worn Survivor

    My mom had to be the most courageous woman I know. I remember as a small child her being a Martha Stewart type with virtually nothing. She was married to an abusive, vicious, controlling alcoholic who made her life a living hell. She had no money only the pennies left over from...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 20, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    All kids must show respect to all adults. My kids will show respect or I will bust their butts with a paddle. I am a firm believer in respect paid to adults by children. I never...
    brunettewifeandmom brunettewifeandmom 31-35, F 4 Responses 5 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Guys! Ladies! Gentlemen! I don't understand why people don't treat LDRs as if they're IRL. Like, why on Earth would you want or feel you can cheat on someone who obviously loves...
    AlexisOwO AlexisOwO 16-17, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    maybe I should say a good relationship is built out of respect trust and honesty. we all know someone or are someone with bad unhealthy relationships.
    simplyafriend simplyafriend 41-45, F 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think all Religions have something that is true but I allso belive beliveing in any woun't change the way i grow up or the state of my bank account . I allso think that respect...
    bestimmung bestimmung 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I view my mother as weak for staying in a toxic marriage for 26 years. She's had so many chances to pick up and leave and she wouldn't do it. She put her own kids through a lot by...
    BlackBuddafly88 BlackBuddafly88 26-30, F 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    12 things I observed about my in laws: 1. Inability to recognize and accept change in family relations and dynamics. Your son/brother has new priorities; his wife has taken the...
    ZolaJam ZolaJam 26-30, F 4 Responses Feb 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Counting down! 12 weeks to go!!! Woo hoo!!! My husband, son, and I are finally preparing to move out of our apartment leaving his mother behind as we return back to our home state...
    zamlee zamlee 31-35, F 4 Responses Feb 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have 3 step kids and one of my own. I am writing to get stuff off my chest so please keep your negative comments to yourselves. You see I am battling one of the hardest things i...
    Distressedwife33 Distressedwife33 22-25 Jan 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I wonder if it's possible for a stepfather to be the "golden child" in a situation? I think he acts very childish at times. She has even called him a child. She has often said...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 2 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You have no idea how much I have cried today. I have so much pain and she only concerns herself with that abuser and expects me to as well. Except she's mad at him, I should too...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My mother came for a visit to my house 5 years ago and has yet to leave... No seriously. She has been one of the most clingy, needy and emotionally abusive people that I've ever...
    tajadaja tajadaja 31-35, F Jan 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The ABC's for Mothers in Laws (those of sons with a negative aura)Acknowledge and accept that your son is married, you may not like his choice but it’s his decision.Be...
    ZolaJam ZolaJam 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I tend to have a dislike for step mothers because the story is always the same with them. They get into this new relationship and think well I have kids by this man, this is my...
    prettybombie prettybombie 18-21, F Feb 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Conversation with CIL This post is a follow up to EP Link I changed all names for privacy reasons but left the conversation in tact. This was via Whatsapp: 9:32, 2014/4/2 - You...
    ZolaJam ZolaJam 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My mother is a dragon. No one escapes her fire. Everything in life is everyone else's fault. Professional victim, whining about everything to her wine glass. She has a growing...
    bottledhaterade bottledhaterade 22-25, F Feb 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My husband loves me we have 1 daughter but My mother inlaw always jealous of me she always conpet with me specially in cooking....My Sister Inlaw All of them !! They hate me...
    Romechan Romechan 31-35, F 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't understand why all men aren't respectful to women. Most have done nothing to them individually. I went through an expensive divorce and I treat my ex with a degree of...
    SilverPagan SilverPagan 51-55, M 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    She is never a compassionate nor loving mother figure. She is a toxic manipulater in our family. I fail to ease my anger towards her. She insults others and always putting...
    phoebesoo phoebesoo 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    At least, I have been told this os the case. Or maybe it is that I merely no longer feel a need to wear a mask. Who knows? It's hard for me to say since I am still in apathetic...
    Myzery Myzery 31-35, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sooooo my dad past away a few years ago and my mother is secretly dating another man from another state wtf this is ******* me off I don't know how deal with this especially how I...
    whocarez1019 whocarez1019 26-30, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    She favors her first born. Overtly. It's disgusting. Next in monster-in-law's hierarchy of favoritism are the baby-makers. Then comes her only single child (age 35) who has to be...
    andie2007 andie2007 41-45, F 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I respect other different beliefs, opinions, values, goals, etc. I think EVERYONE should also respect other peoples beliefs, opinions, values, goals, etc. Everyone on Earth is...
    RyRyOfAwesomeness RyRyOfAwesomeness 13-15, M Feb 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    People who have self respect and act in a respectful, decent and dignified way are those that I then in turn respect. Took me a long long time to learn this. If you have self...
    nunos nunos 51-55, M 2 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I take the time to learn about and respect your beliefs so why can't you do the same for me? I find it really horrible when people take a bash at Muslim beliefs cause most of these...
    KilljoyKitty KilljoyKitty 18-21 10 Responses Feb 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My mom is frickin crazy. Sometimes she cries and yells at my dad saying the biggest mistake of her life was marrying him. My dad doesnt have the best job in the world so his salary...
    thesexytortise thesexytortise 22-25, M Jan 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    i want to be good wife for my child and my future husband one day.. i want take care of my kids and love them..i want teach them together everyday.. i want to teach them about...
    myselfhere myselfhere 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A perfect example today of good parenting. Little boy was acting up at the toy store where I work. His mother came down to his eye level and very calmly asked him if he wanted...
    tbwilliamsra tbwilliamsra 18-21 5 Responses Feb 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I appreciate experienced knowledge and the sooner most teenagers learn the difference between "High school knowledge"(theory) and the quality of "experienced knowledge"(comes with...
    SeQldBloke SeQldBloke 46-50, M Feb 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    MY MOTHERS COMPUTERS HAS BEEN DOWN 5 DAYS FILE ***** IN
    hot51 hot51 51-55, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I recently made a post in the "I am an atheist" experience-group. "I am an Atheist: and that's none of your business. Just like your beliefs are none of mine. ^_^ " I...
    ChemicalMouse ChemicalMouse 26-30, F Feb 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I dont know why I am writing this, I just need to get things off my chest. I don't hate my mother. And that's the worst part because I despise the person she is, yet I feel...
    Bizarree Bizarree 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I respect my elders because when I'm older, I want to be respected. I don't want to be treated like a second-class citizen, a child, or an indigent. The way we put our elderly away...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The feeling im feeling people will never understand . . The feeling of no comfort ... The feeling of no open hands ... Or the feeling of a mother that just doesn't have a word to...
    Nayaaa Nayaaa 16-17, F Feb 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I haven't been open to discussing this until recently - I realized that there are so many young kids going through what I went through and sharing my story and offering my advice...
    Kerryn2508 Kerryn2508 22-25, F Feb 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Yes it'll always be. How can two people talk and understand each other? How can a couple who has diverse thinking and beliefs be at peace and at one with each other? Simple...
    thelittlemonster thelittlemonster 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Im so glad to have found a place to vent! I am so bitter against my MIL. Long story short: In the beginning of my marriage (5 yrs now) I treated my MIL as I do my mother. We were...
    zamlee zamlee 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    English-language support group for mothers around Tokyo TMG (formerly known as the Tokyo New Mothers Group) is a support and contact group for mothers in Tokyo. We are an English...
    rancu rancu 22-25, M Feb 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hi, I hope others have some advice or comments. Hi, I hope others have comments or advice for me. Okay so let me give a general picture of my life. I’m in college I do online...
    Newmommy24 Newmommy24 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hi everyone, I'm so blessed to have found this website and support group for this subject! I suffered from major anxiety this year as a junior in college, I had to leave school and...
    halessss halessss 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I really don't like being around my mother, she is the most hurtful person I have ever met. the things she says are just unbelievable at times... I really don't know what happened...
    veezus veezus 22-25, M Feb 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm the youngest of my parents' children; a little bit of the Irish-Catholic "Unanticipated Joy". My brother and sisters are in excess of ten years older than I am. We were a loud...
    petergavin69 petergavin69 41-45, M Feb 7