I Think My Parents Don't Try To Understand

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    I think the problem is,

    a lot of times, parents don't try to understand. I don't think mine ever do. There's a video by a YouTuber called SuliBreaks, called "Parents are the hardest people to please." It's a spoken word poem... The lyrics are as follows: "You act as though you were never like me...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 22, 2015

    I Wonder If They Even Know

    For the past year or 2 I haven't been getting along with my parents as well as I used to. They yell at me for unnecessary reasons. Sometimes it is my fault, but usually I do something on accident and I get yelled at for something completely irrelevant. When they do these thing...
    funnypuppy7 funnypuppy7
    18-21, F
    Apr 11, 2010

    Yeah, as long as it isn't in their perfect

    square of a jail cell, they ain't happy. And since I'm not happy, that makes three unhappy individuals. O wait, two individuals, and 1 kid. Cause ofcourse I have no say in what direction I want my life to go. And I'm scum if I say otherwise. Great. Just great. If that isn't...
    dat1kiid dat1kiid
    18-21
    Dec 8, 2014

    Sometimes I wish that I was a bad student in

    school but I'm not I'm actually pretty good and because of this I get so much pressure to be perfect. My Dad causes me the most stress and has even told me he expects me to have perfect grades. To me going home with a B is a huge failure an A is OK and a A+ is when I've done...
    parentpressure123 parentpressure123
    13-15, F
    1 Response Dec 21, 2015

    They're so stuck in their belief

    that medical school is the best for me. Well it won't be good if I'm dead.
    twelves twelves
    22-25
    Dec 11, 2014

    They Don't Even Try

    When I was going through high school, my mother would always try to tell me the way that she did everything in high school and therefore I should do it. I keep trying to tell her that it's very different now, if you make one wrong move, you will get trampled. I think that the...
    lbrockm0 lbrockm0
    22-25, F
    Sep 5, 2012

    My parents don't understand

    that we are good kids. My dad has been chaperoning with Morgan's band stuff since she joined, and he gets angry at the way kids act. I don't think he realizes that they're just normal kids and that everyone is gonna act in a way that he doesn't like. They don't appreciate the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Sep 28, 2014
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