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I Want My Dad Back

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    I Miss My Dad...

    I'm 40 years old, and I just lost my dad. I miss him. My son lost his dad when he was 11, and it is so hard as an adult to lose a parent. I can't even begin to imagine how hard it must have been for him at such a young age!
    tessanthony tessanthony 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 4, 2010

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    Hit Me Lately How Much I Miss Him

    I'm 20 years old and my dad died exactly a month ago tomorrow. He had a brain tumor which we all hoped he would pull through (and he was going to) but he died all in the space of a week from complications with his treatment...I thought I was strong all through it and then after...
    riseaboveit24 riseaboveit24 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 14, 2012

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    I Love You Dad

    hy i lost my dad  and i love him so much , and even i cant see his face when he is die bcos i m not in india, and i m doing love merriage but i realy miss him alot and i realy proud to him , he is the best dad in the world and he is a very good person is well, but today i miss...
    rajalpatel87 rajalpatel87 22-25 Apr 13, 2012

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    Do You Even Remember Me?

    My daddy left when I was younger but stayed in contact for a few years afterwards but the emails were not from him but his young girlfriend, she didn't even use my nickname she called me kiddo... Daddy did you ever see the tears I cried for you? I thought the years would help...
    scarlettrose14 scarlettrose14 22-25, F Dec 29, 2012

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    I Want My Dad Back

    hi i am 22 now and i haven't really talked to my dad since i was 16/17 we use to be really close and we fell out over sumthing stupid i cant even remember what it was ...... i have tried to make contact with him but he never seems to do the same he also isn't in the best health...
    thatslife thatslife 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 27, 2008

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    Uncle Dad

    My parents got divorced when I was 4. I have very, very few memories of my dad when I was little. When I was in early elementary school, he has us every tuesday(I believe) and every other weekend. He moved across the country when I was 7 with his wife, and we would always go out...
    tibean2992 tibean2992 18-21 Jan 11, 2012

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    23kk23 23kk23 18-21, F 6 Responses Jun 6

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    I Want My Dad Back

    I want him back. He died when I was 5 or 6. I miss him. All my friends have dads and can go to Father Daughter dances. they always say they hate them and they want them to die. It makes me so mad! I want him back so much. Just to hold him. to hear him say  'i love you' again. I...
    BayleyIxox BayleyIxox 13-15 1 Response Jan 10, 2012

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    My Dad Left Me When I Was Young

    I often wonder why I wish I would cry but I don’t want to I just want to talk to someone who can tell me why I still miss him even if I never had him in the first place and now that I have brothers, I think there dad loves them but I wouldn’t know what love between a...
    sadestgreeneyes sadestgreeneyes 16-17 3 Responses May 21, 2009

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    Why Did God Have To Take Him Away

    He died when I was 5, 2 weeks after my 5th birthday on June 7,2002. I never got to see him much before then because he was put in jail because I fell out of a highchair that was recalled but they did know.He was put in the hospital 2 times when he got back, the 1st because he...
    Pikachu246 Pikachu246 18-21, F Jun 17, 2012

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    I Miss U Dad ....so Much

    Story? I have no story? I just wanted to put down in writing how I felt today. Everyday. Sometimes it is hard to say out loud or nobody wants to listen. I love you Dad today, tomorrow, always. A perfect Father. I will love and miss you always. You were special even more so seeing...
    Mariafrancis Mariafrancis 16-17, F Dec 22, 2012

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    He Left My Family, Most Importantly Me. I Was Only 4

    I try to hold my feelings inside I want him to think he is making me happy But deep inside My heart is falling apart Each time we see each other Another part of my heart crashes down, and breaks in a million pieces. And those pieces can never be put back together. Ever... You...
    KayKay7 KayKay7 16-17, F Jul 11, 2010

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    Daddy, I Miss You...

    You were the only man who I actually felt proud of showing off. You were the only one who actually had patience for my sister and I. You were the only one who loved us and actually meant it. You were the only one who cried for us. Daddy, I know you aren't my real father. You...
    Diddy20 Diddy20 18-21, F Apr 3, 2012

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    I hate my step dad. Me and my mother moved in with him when I was 5 to get away from my abusive father, and she seemed very happy with my step dad. I used to really like him, too...
    AvaRawr AvaRawr 13-15, T 2 hrs ago

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    I'm going to tell you a whole story about my dad, my dad was the biggest ******* of his life and he's been lying to people and he cheated on my mom and he abused me and my brothers...
    GodsGift24 GodsGift24 22-25, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    My mom finally made my pill addict dad move out and i was so happy but now she wants him to come back, but not until we have a family meeting with my therapist. The thing is, i...
    nerdynarwhal314 nerdynarwhal314 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Papa I want to say this to you. You are the best papa no one can ever have. I think everyday how strong you are. May Allah help you to live strong here and in jannah. When I wanted...
    sperrow sperrow 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    I live in France and I want so badly to go in other country :D I want to see how people live out their. Is it weird?
    GirlWithNoFamily GirlWithNoFamily 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    Zoe Letting Go by Nora Price. I didn't know how significant and relatable it was in my life until a few months after I read it. I really want it back
    lycancrux lycancrux 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    I want to be happy I want to feel beautiful I want someone to listen to me I want to be loved I want to love I want to trust I want to forgive I want to forget I want my daughter...
    dv8tn dv8tn 31-35, F 2 days ago

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    I've always missed a dad in my life, maybe that's why I'm into old men sometimes (not THAT old, but adult, at least like 28-38). My biological father came from Lebanon and I don't...
    MutedVoice MutedVoice 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    When I was two months sober,I tried to move out of my dad to get away from all the drugs in house. My dad was ****** up on pills and when he found out I was packing to leave he...
    Elwreystingray Elwreystingray 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Don't get me wrong; my dad is a great person and I'm super lucky to have him as my dad. However, he's such a great person, that it often stresses me out. He expects a lot from me...
    dabram71 dabram71 16-17, M 3 days ago

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    Ok. I want to just talk about how horrible this rubs me the wrong way. When older women or women in general tear young girls down for having children. I've seen older women call...
    DeIuxedEdition DeIuxedEdition 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Hey dad .did you know that we are aware of the relationship you are having behind moms back? . Of course you dont we make sure you dont, we make sure mom does though .sadly despite...
    M00ah M00ah 18-21, F 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    "I am from Kolkata in India and I am desperately looking for ‘Friends’. I am a PHYSICALLY HANDICAPPED person stuck with a horrible life really. After a failed Suicide attempt...
    123destiny009 123destiny009 41-45, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    If you were going to leave then why didn't you just leave instead of saying that you were going to come back and you were never going to cheat on my mum again you made us feel like...
    mydreams345 mydreams345 16-17, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I want that love you see in movies. Most will say it doesn't exist. However it does. I had it once. I lost it. I want it back. I miss feeling loved. I miss living I miss giving all...
    heartbreakhurts heartbreakhurts 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 25

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    Today has been a day from hell. Here is the basic situation. I'm 19 always paid for things that I wanted and rarely asked for my parents help in anything whether it be social...
    BabyKay07 BabyKay07 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    I hate the types of dads that think that they can buy their child's love. My dad being one. He can go months without speaking a word to me and suddenly I could be at his parents...
    Ridingtonewyork Ridingtonewyork 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 24

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    You think you have problems and that's why you aren't successful? I have less than 15 people in all of my existing family and no distant relatives. My parents are divorced, it's...
    lolilover4 lolilover4 18-21, M Aug 24

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    My dad has been in and out and completely out after maybe 12 or 13 yrs old for me. I didn't even get calls for my birthday. Now he occasionally texts me maybe 1-2 times every other...
    FutureVet2014 FutureVet2014 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    Where do I begin??? My father is a hard worker that hates his job. He does everything to ***** and rant about the world. He is a simple man that is a liberal. However, when the...
    Sharilin27 Sharilin27 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 23

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    How would you feel if you were scared of water cos ur biological father tried to drown u as a baby u can't go swimming with your friends even if u weren't scared u have to hide...
    polarbearlove polarbearlove 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 23

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    When I was younger I was physically and mentally abused by my mother. In my early childhood my dad was an alcoholic who would drink come home and beat my mom. We would have to...
    Lost2334 Lost2334 26-30, M Aug 23

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    I'll try to make this short and simple for those of who do not like to read long paragraphs. I'm writing my story because it has been locked up inside of me for so long. I want to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 23

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    My dad's a cheater! Seriously! I never thought my dad would do such a thing, like my dad cheats!! I mean even though it's pretty obvious, but the worst thing is he doesnt want to...
    ifyoudontmindhearmeout ifyoudontmindhearmeout 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    My mother died on November 11, 2011. My dad died on June 10 this year. My older brother ran away with all the inheritance money that was supposed to be for both of us because he...
    xingru xingru 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 21

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    i have a dad but he's not a dad. he's just a douchbag i have to live with. he tells me i should've been born a girl. he tells me and his church group that my brother is his...
    Redkevin324 Redkevin324 16-17, M Aug 20

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    My mum and my dad was in a decent relationship with each other. They had me so that made the relationship even amazing. If I was a boy they would of called me Reece but because I...
    CazzaDai CazzaDai 13-15, F Aug 20

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