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I Respect My Mother

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    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 12 Responses Jul 17, 2013

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    100% I Do ! I understand women may need a career to help support their family or to just feel important in life.A woman that is a stay at home mother is in my eyes the best mother...
    bignatbreastluver bignatbreastluver 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 29

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    I was unfortunate enough to land myself in a house that includes not only my husband but along with my in laws, sister in law, her husband, and two kids. Everyone knows and can...
    destinii3 destinii3 26-30, F 4 Responses Jul 23

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    Apart for wishing my children the best for their life, my greatest wish (if I ever caught a wish-fish) would be for all young wives or girlfriends not to get a mother in law from...
    stellera stellera 51-55, F 2 Responses Jul 29

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    Aryg Aryg 36-40, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    Its the women who brought us to this world . Well everyone respects their mother's and so should be the attitude to other women . Women should have equal rights and they should be...
    Sandy84b Sandy84b 26-30, M Jul 23

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    What was I once? Who was I once? I clean, I cook, I wash, I dance, I soothe, I feed... but where am I? Who am I? I dared to dream last night, but it was filled with monsters, my...
    secondandunhappy secondandunhappy 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 22

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    have briefly read some of the stories around this topic and I feel only some have merit as some are clearly petty and a joke! However I will tell all why I hate this f#cking c#nt...
    sayitlikeitis101 sayitlikeitis101 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 27

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    My mother has always been verbally (sometimes physically) abusive, manipulate woman. However, I don't blame her for that since she obviously has mental disorders yet she has never...
    BlindFate BlindFate 18-21, F Jul 31

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    Biologically? No. Adopted? No. But, I have touched many in my life who loved me, admired me, remember me as their mother. Most of them are girls. I used to Teach. Those are my...
    PathologicalLair PathologicalLair 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    A funny side My mil is a graduate housewife, a kind of a woman that is on the verge of extinction. Such women deserve our utmost respect and I mean it. Problems arise when such...
    stellera stellera 51-55, F 4 Responses Aug 8

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    For one, when I first got a girlfriend my mom told me I was too young and naive to be dating and tried to force me to break up with her. Another time a few months ago, my...
    littledreamgirl littledreamgirl 13-15, F Aug 13

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    I am not even married yet to my fiancé but his mother is already driving a wedge between us. We both work very hard to make ends meet. We live in expensive area and have a small...
    jlathomas jlathomas 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 28

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    Hello, i know this may seem random and i hope i don't sound creepy but i really need your advice. I'm 24 and i live in the Philippines. I dislike my future mother in law so much...
    KatieRose88 KatieRose88 22-25, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    Why are we always told to respect elders? Apparently, that is one of the "golden rules" that kids are taught in the younger years. I remember being told this all the time. It was...
    Dev4444 Dev4444 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I am very big on respect, honesty, and kindness. I hate it when people don't respect each other, I don't care if you know the person or not. What gives people the right to...
    sugarcakes143 sugarcakes143 18-21, F Jul 26

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    some people just don't have respect anymore. it should be common sense to have respect. if I don't like u I won't respect u. if u don't respect me I won't respect u. but if it's a...
    ashleysokolik ashleysokolik 13-15, F Aug 7

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    Be a Man and respect women ! A woman brought you into this world and you have no right to disrespect one . Guys , keep it simple ... Treat your girl the way you would want your...
    Sandy84b Sandy84b 26-30, M 3 Responses Jul 26

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    Respect is such a basic thing. And I don't see what's so difficult in giving respect. Respect to parents, siblings, peers, those younger than you. IF only people were just more...
    zozobar zozobar 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 7

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    My 18 year old and autistic 21 year old have no respect or appreciation for all I have done for them. They blame me for their dad leaving because of alcoholism many years ago. I...
    jalea1 jalea1 46-50, F 2 Responses Jul 26

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    Terrorism has a Religion, and that is Islam. An Indian man pretended he was a Muslim and was asked to provide the name of the mother of the Prophet Muhammad. When he couldn’t...
    jojo0915 jojo0915 31-35, M 6 Responses Jul 27

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    It would be ideal for a child to have both parents there to raise and be there for them. Unfortunately we don't live in a perfect world where this can always be the case. Once...
    sandybeaches4me sandybeaches4me 41-45, F 5 Responses Jul 29

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    I do not know where to begin. She always talks sh*t about me regardless if I'm in the room or not. She ridicules me and blatantly hurts me with no feelings of guilt or regret. She...
    finex finex 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 8

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    I believe it is always wrong to hit or use violence of any kind against a child. I am sickened by the idea that anyone would try to justify it on any terms at all. And I...
    dispossessed dispossessed 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 13

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    Over involved is the root cause of MIL problems. When we become adults, the amount of time we spend with our parents is voluntary. If your parents are over involved, whether it is...
    BoundariesSet BoundariesSet 46-50 2 Responses Aug 14

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    “Class is an aura of confidence that is being sure without being cocky. Class has nothing to do with money. Class never runs scared. It is self-discipline and self-knowledge. It...
    livelymind livelymind 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    This is a really touchy and complicated subject. I believe that if you have a kind, wise, loving, all around normal man in your life, treat him with respect. Love him, cherish him...
    Passionfruit101 Passionfruit101 18-21, F Jul 29

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    It's the first thing I've learnt when I grew up as a teenager in India. I know to respect a women and her feelings. If you want to respect your nation, first learn to respect a...
    teenboyAddy teenboyAddy 18-21, M Aug 4

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    However, I also think that all women should be respectful towards men. Of course, there are those of BOTH genders who don't really deserve respect, but for people who aren't in...
    PalelightBeauty PalelightBeauty 18-21, F Aug 9

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    I respect not only my elders, but my youngers too. It's a good way of showing youngers that respect should be given to all, not just adults. However I believe respect is earned, so...
    ConcealedWildheart ConcealedWildheart 13-15 5 days ago

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    Hello everyone. I never wanted to resort to this, but I feel I am out of other options. Let me start from the beginning. When my mother, Dee, was 9, her father was shot in the head...
    NikkiNINTR NikkiNINTR 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 6

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    Dammit. I'm going to start behaving with a little more self-respect starting now. No more fawning over him, he doesn't want me. That's fine. No recriminations. But I will have...
    Specificity Specificity 36-40, F Jul 26

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    Its a mans job to respect a woman, but it's a woman's job to give him something to respect. ;*
    LaPrincesaCx LaPrincesaCx 16-17, F Jul 31

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    So many on here do not. There is nothing to be proud about being the other woman or bit on the side. Both need to respect themselves more and he needs to respect his wife or...
    vampirish vampirish 46-50, F Aug 5

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    Your faith is part of your identity. So, naturally, I respect you. Personally, I am agnostic but that does not mean I am ignorant to the possibility of a deity etc I always wonder...
    RetroGamingGuy RetroGamingGuy 31-35, M Aug 10

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    I am respected by my man. I prefer to keep myself pure, and he respects me and will wait for us to consummate.
    sanarirachel sanarirachel 31-35, F Aug 12

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    I show love and respect to all, but when you come I to my work making fun of someone because they have Down syndrome, I'll straight up rip you a new *******. Some people need to...
    GuuIsAwesome GuuIsAwesome 18-21, M Aug 14

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    Don't care about the age, the quote respect your elders is utter **** unless they give you respect. It is a two way street I'm afraid.
    maddieXxx maddieXxx 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Most who are older are jerks too. Some aint. Blue collar has best bipeds. But respect is earned. And few realize that. Society let them think its seniority. But...
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 3 days ago

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    It's taken me and my sister a very long time to realise that our mother is passive aggressive. We always thought our mother was selfish and wanted the world to revolve around her...
    Cupcakes95 Cupcakes95 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 31

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    I will not rant or moan and I no longer hate my mother as much as I use to,but I hope I NEVER see her again and haven't since the last time I went before a judge aged 10 and her...
    Selah94 Selah94 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 23

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    My mother abandoned me two years ago while I was going through a divorce. She found out that I had been seeing another man while I was still married, and really lashed out at me...
    Amelia3611 Amelia3611 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 1

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    This human being I called my "mother" is not what she appears to be; motherly, caring, quiet, sweet & innocent. Here's how I found out I got married few months ago, husband and I...
    sydnew sydnew 26-30, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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