I Will Never Be Good Enough For My Mother

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    I Can Never Do Anything Right

    My mother is the absolute picture of female empowerment. She was always the top of her class, a presidential scholar, and excelled at a male-dominated profession. She is one of the most intelligent people I know, and I have so much respect for her. Unfortunately, it has been...
    jipsyhart jipsyhart
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 22, 2013

    I Am So Frustrated

    I am 44 years old and my mother treats me like a child.  There are so many examples I could give and I really think she is mentally ill.  For example, a few  years ago she started sending me the amount of money of the age I am on my birthday.  What the...
    itsmeyepme itsmeyepme
    41-45, F
    1 Response Mar 9, 2010

    I Hate Knowing This

    My mom is a great mom, but I have never been the daughter she wanted and it doesn't seem to matter how hard I try.  There is always something that is still not good enough.   When I was a little kid, I was pretty thin and I remember her weighing me and...
    deadant7 deadant7
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Oct 10, 2009

    And Finally....

    I am okay with it. It use to bother me a whole lot, but this morning, when I couldn't really sleep, I did a Lot of thinking, and I know that its fine that my mother doesn't Love me. I know that it is not my fault she doesn't Love me. I know that its not my fault she hurt me...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jan 5, 2010
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