I Was Scared of My Dad

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    My dad was a loving father,

    but even though, he had a seriously horrible temper. If anyone in our family was caught awake in the middle of the night, he would scream. If we didn't study, scream again. If we got a B, scream, scream and more screaming. My sister says it's because he can't show that he's...
    snakesandladders snakesandladders
    16-17, F
    Feb 26, 2014


    I used to be terrified of him, especially when he was drunk he was so angry all the time, he would yell constantly I used to sit in my room terrified all night waiting for something else to happen. I remember one time I was listening to my cd player ages ago ( I was...
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    Mar 5, 2009

    Always Have Been....

    I'm not sure why. Daddy has never been angry with me, hit me, yelled at me, or anything of the sort. In fact he's never really been around to be angry with me. Yet I can remember being terrified of him when I was young. Dad has always treated me with gentleness (well, except...
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    1 Response Mar 4, 2009

    In May of 2013, the 23rd to be exact,

    my entire world flipped upside down. I guess I should start with the week before so you aren't confused. It was just a few weeks since Mom kicked Megan, my older sister, out of the house. Megan is not the most giving person to put it nicely, in fact mostly she will only think...
    JaneEbony JaneEbony
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 4, 2014

    Even My Friends Thought My Dad Was Scary

    You know how when you're a kid, you know so much about your friends' home lives - you get to see how their family lives, what their parents are like, how discipline is in their house. Well, everyone always thought my dad was scary. He didn't actually hit me that often when I was...
    zoeykins zoeykins
    22-25, F
    Mar 21, 2012

    I'm Forced To Fake, A Smile, A Laugh Every Day Of My Life

    When you think … When you think, right!  That your life couldn’t seriously get any worse, and bam something that you couldn't possibly happen to you happens. Making you feel like you not even worth living anymore and every breath you take is a waste of the time, making you...
    roseymae roseymae
    Mar 17, 2011


     I remember my dad hitting me x amout of times because me and my brother did somethng stupid(kids stuff!), i remember my dad hitting my brother til he bleed and still continue hitting him mercilessly, like he was punishing us for being kids. My mom i guess was scared of him...
    andreinac13 andreinac13
    22-25, F
    Oct 12, 2008
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