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I Respect My Mother

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    I'm still working through the pain of being emotionally abused for 40 + years. I found information about daughters of narcissistic mothers. It has helped. But the pain is still...
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    newwifemom newwifemom 31-35, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My mom is... An interesting woman, I guess. When it comes to parenting people are quick to point out what's wrong and write, why their parents are so bad or whatever. I'm gonna be...
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    My family has never been perfect, far from it. My mother and farther separated before I was born but I think my mum has never got over it. She has trapped herself in a spiral of...
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    Last night my brother calls leaving a message, wanting to know how I'm doing. I know my mother has been complaining to him and his wife that she hasn't heard from me. Their request...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 4 Responses Jul 13

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    A lot happened but I'll just tell you what happened last night. It was around 12 am and I was texting my friend happy birthday and chatting with her because for my birthday she did...
    Emma1599 Emma1599 13-15, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    let me pick some lines to show you why this mother made a hell big difference in my life. I was an only boy to three sisters as the last boy after three first sisters. I saw mom at...
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    My mother always told me that when someone gets old there hair turns gray and this gray hair represents there crown of wisdom
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    I'm an Apathetic-Atheist and my mother is a die hard Christian. We have clean, healthy debates about religion. During one of our debates she told me that "If god isn't real...
    StemLyfe StemLyfe 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I don't care if you're black, white, lesbian, gay, bi, fat, skinny, if you respect me, the I'll respect you.👍
    ForeverBadass ForeverBadass 13-15, F Jul 11

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    I respect a man raising his kids all on his own ,I respect a man with good judgement ,respect a man who treats his women like a queen id really be god damned if I let another man...
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    of course respect and trust are the base of a relationship,both hands are needed to clap as respect and trust of both are needed for a relationship to grow!
    happyhuman1 happyhuman1 22-25, F Jun 22

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    I believe that you have to respect yourself or no one else will!! I also believe that you have to give respect in order to receive it!
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    I had to follow their “Advise,” because my wife would not do anything that would contradict their wishes. a) Living on a budget, I attempted to teach my wife how to manage the...
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    It is a simple gift we can give each other especially. It doesn't make anyone a lesser mortal to respect another. Mutual respect buys dividends.
    Silfverberg Silfverberg 26-30, F Jun 28

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    I get no respect from my husband. If respect comes with marital love...then he doesn't love me. And it had broken my heart. Moray of the time I feel invisible. He either over...
    MamaAbby MamaAbby 56-60, F 1 Response Jun 30

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    How can a relationship not be built on respect and trust? There will a whole lot of discord because every time you leave their presence, it stresses them to think of you cheating...
    strawberry38 strawberry38 36-40, F 5 Responses Jul 3

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    since you came out a woman's area, at least have the decency to respect one. a woman is not someone who you can just take advantage over, or if she is your girlfriend or wife or...
    RiskForChance RiskForChance 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    CaraLina CaraLina 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    RIGHT. There is No respect here. At least I've never gotten any from either husband. Actually I got None from any man. An alcoholic tyrant father with a Very Very mean streak. A...
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    OldAbandoned10 OldAbandoned10 22-25, F Jun 30

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    LostMittens LostMittens 31-35, F Jul 14

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    Does anyone else with depression or ADHD have that problem with their family? Like they think "OK well you're on meds now so you should suddenly be your old happy, productive self...
    CaptainXeno CaptainXeno 31-35, F Jun 25

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