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I Want a Family of My Own

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    My Own Family

    After being in a very abusive marriage then another abusive relationship shortly after my divorce I took five years off from dating to focus on myself and me and my daughter's happiness. Wasnt looking for anything other than friendship.About a year ago I came to the conclusion...
    hadyourchance hadyourchance 36-40, F 3 Responses Jun 24, 2012

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    I never thought that I'd ever feel this way,

    but the last year or so since I left my husband, it has been weighing on my mind heavily. I have a daughter that is a junior in high school. I've raised her alone. We don't get along at all. She barely talks to me and is almost never home. I've tried every approach, but it's as...
    455cargirl 455cargirl 36-40, F 6 Responses Jan 20, 2014

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    Its That Simple...

    ... i love my family, but i want to have a family of my own. i am married and i cant wait to get a child from him. i want to be pregnant and i want to go through that wonderful time with my husband. i want it to be special for him & for me, especially because he has already...
    Indielicous Indielicous 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 29, 2008

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    Biological Clock

    I dont know if its the biological clock or my maternal instincts but i really want a family of my own. A nice husband, a beautiful baby and a warm house. But i cant seem to find any guy who is stable enough or suitable. I think ill make an awesome mom and wife if i have the...
    jellyrainbowbeans jellyrainbowbeans 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 5, 2013

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