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I See My Dad Is Sad

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    I Dont Want To Be Like My Dad..

    I am the first to admit he is a smart, talented, successful ******* but there is no reason why I should not be responsible for my own life.. just because he is my dad he does not get to decide my destiny.
    HereliesLink HereliesLink 26-30 Apr 10, 2012

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    Tonight I write the saddest words How I loved him, God I loved him Tonight I am without him, Tonight I do not read his words There is no electricity to light up my room That...
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    A 5 year old girl had a panic attack. he passed away, she left and never looked back. She loved her daddy so much. That little girl was me. lost little soul wondering why her daddy...
    kjonesr kjonesr 18-21, F Jul 8

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    I'm new at this so um. I don't know how this will go. Sometimes, my dad can get me really upset. I DO NOT hate my dad. But I do have days I don't necessarily like him. I remember...
    anongirl4ever anongirl4ever 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    I'm glad I found my ep dad he's really sweet and nice I love him ;)
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    My Father was diagnosed with cancer in September 2012. Stage Four cancer of the esophagus. No one around us thought he would ever loose the battle with cancer. He was strong, hard...
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    I'm going to say why, i know that when I explain it you will be like "attention seeker.." Or "at least you have food and a roof over your head." But okay 1: I'm sad because my...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F Jul 5

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    Does my mom love my dad? Ever since I was young I felt no love attraction between them. He has hit her once before and yelled at her but he clams to love her. And you can tell he...
    LoveisBeautiful5013 LoveisBeautiful5013 18-21, F Jul 7

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    Sad lonely summer nights are the worst
    personidk personidk 18-21, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    Had lunch at my aunt's today. Her kids were sleeping over with relatives from their dad's side. Two of my uncles came, one of which had a seven yr old boy, Z. Z was born with a...
    ssaaraahh ssaaraahh 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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    tikimon tikimon 46-50, M 4 Responses Jul 7

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    My dad is a dead beat. He always has been and I think he always will. When I was younger I only saw my dad about once or twice a year. Now its less than that. I havent seen him in...
    yoloforsho yoloforsho 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    so very very very very sad :c okaymi *stabs myself* x_x -dead-
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    Nightingale123 Nightingale123 18-21 1 Response a week ago

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    StephFred StephFred 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 6

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    I miss you, Dad. I miss you every day, but today most of all. I remember you every day, but right now I'd give anything to be able to pick up the phone and talk to you once more...
    morganonnet2 morganonnet2 51-55, M 3 Responses Jul 11

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    WindSylph WindSylph 46-50, F 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    thatgirldailey thatgirldailey 16-17, F Jul 12

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    converted converted 46-50, M 2 Responses Jul 2

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    esepora esepora 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    The saddest part is that I didn't always hate him. I don't know if you could call what we had then loving but I didn't always have this feeling of disdain for him. And what makes...
    flowerchild712 flowerchild712 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 19

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    lesluu07 lesluu07 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    ferrer95 ferrer95 18-21, F 4 days ago

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