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I Wish I Had A Better Family

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    I Just Need To Accept It

    I think I'm at that stage where i accept my family.i accept that my parents don't love me, i accept that this family is messed up, i now know that they will never change.my family is the way it is and i must just accept and move on because honestly i cant change them and i have...
    UmbraEyes UmbraEyes 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 3, 2011

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    I Cant Wait To Get Away From My Family!!!

    Well my dad sends me an email telling how "grave" it is that i cut and how he never thought that i could ever be upset after 15 years of being hated at. so i read that email, start crying my eyes out and cut myself. btw this email was sent on my birthday. the next day, he...
    UmbraEyes UmbraEyes 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 18, 2011

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    Family?

    I dont even know where to begin with this subject, my family has never been there since i was born, i never had parents that cared, they abused me growing up...in ways now a days will get them sent to jail...i still try to contact them even though they ignore me and never answer...
    MissUnperfect MissUnperfect 22-25, F 4 Responses Nov 5, 2011

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    Feeling Kind Of Alone.

    Well. Another story. So, I'm a teen girl and teen girls have personal problems that they can work out with their mom right? No. My mom is I try to talk to her about my problems this is what she literally says. "Oh." And then I'm like. "Mom did you hear what I said? What should I...
    Kaidaxx4 Kaidaxx4 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 17, 2012

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    I wanna begin by stating that I have respect for my parents. Mainly for my mom not so much for my dad but in a way I do. I was wrongly treated by my dad. And my mom I love her she...
    Sayybriana Sayybriana 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I wish i had a better family. I dont care if they won't as much money, but at least theyll be loving, caring and would support me for who i am and who i wanna be, not follow the...
    TheLeftBehind TheLeftBehind 16-17, M 2 Responses Mar 13

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    My parents don't even get me. I have split personalities, and they think I just have a strong imagination. I got a 1.5/5 in creative writing, and a 4.5/5 on a nonfiction essay...
    XPathologyOfInsanityX XPathologyOfInsanityX 13-15, F Mar 7

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    I sit around sometimes and wonder, will I ever be truly respected by anyone? It's just that you're always taught that your family will be with you through everything, they will...
    DarkDesires019 DarkDesires019 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 9

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    i wish i had a family .kids wife something to come home to every night
    mrmark524 mrmark524 70+, M 5 days ago

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    When i was young, i had a family. A perfect, happy family. Then my parents split apart when i was ten and i was forced to live with my mother. She began to smoke more and we...
    TwoFists TwoFists 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    I have slept in the nude the past 2 days and I gotta say they have been the best nights sleep I have had in a while...plus I have had better clearer dreams and I have been able to...
    Bfive Bfive 22-25, M Feb 27

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    I was in a camp ground sitting and looking around. There was a plant loaded with berries on the grass and a young boy about 10 came up and started kicking it. I hollered cut that...
    dano66 dano66 51-55 Mar 7

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    Airplanes in My Sky are Like Shooting Stars I Could Really Use a Wish Right Wish Right Now wish right Now
    AndyBabyCupcakes AndyBabyCupcakes 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    I miss them everyday but I had to leave.
    TheWorkOfScarlet TheWorkOfScarlet 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    I received a letter from the Calgary City police about 2 days after I returned home from my over night stay at the hospital. They said they were now in possession of all my...
    paganknight72 paganknight72 41-45, M 3 days ago

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    I have two sisters and they are in their 30's. They are married to really nice men who have an amazing job, and treat my sisters like a Queen. my sisters also have beautiful...
    Endureandconquer Endureandconquer 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    *This is going to be a long post, so please bear with me, thanks :-) So, I have had a bit of a dilemma the last few months and would like some advice. I have had this friend, a...
    lavendersea lavendersea 41-45, F 5 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I wish that my human family could leave me alone forever. I'm tired of the constant "We love you very much." bs that they use daily. I don't give worth two hoots if you say love me...
    LoneWolf32 LoneWolf32 18-21, M Mar 6

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    Right now? I'd wish to heal my boyfriend's cancer, for him to be here, and for the health of my family. But I know it's just better to let things run their natural course and see...
    RhinosaurusRex RhinosaurusRex 18-21, F Mar 17

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    Message To God and People: I fail the moment of return, I used up all my anger on everything that causes bad problem. I could never change but be lead to death, because I always...
    BenjaminRookie BenjaminRookie 13-15 4 days ago

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    For as long as I can remember, my family had financial and trust issues and my mom and dad fought with each other a lot. But gradually, it has been getting worse and today my dad...
    j301 j301 18-21, F Mar 4

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    Please help me....I still can't believe that I was capable of cheating on my husband. We were only married one year after dating only for about 1.5 years. This was my second...
    tulips1122 tulips1122 36-40, F 8 Responses Mar 7

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    I wish... That I was a genius That I didn't cut my hair That I never switched schools in 8th grade That my family didn't move That I didn't have a cleft lip and palate That I...
    blindedbylogic blindedbylogic 16-17 1 Response Mar 2

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    Are you happy? Are you moving on with life? Are you over it? Do you still think about me? Do you still miss me? Do you keep hoping I'll talk to you? Or Do you hate me? Do you...
    quirkygirl520 quirkygirl520 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 4

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    My aunt had told me stories about my great great parents. One parent was Irish and the other was native American from the Seneca tribe. When the men were gathering up all the...
    awsome2 awsome2 18-21, T 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I don't really have any. I never was any good at making friends and keeping them was an even bigger challenge. I used to have friends back in elementary and middle school but once...
    CyanideAndCupcakes CyanideAndCupcakes 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 3

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    I live with my mom, step dad, half sisters and brothers. my mom got raped while she was married to my step dad and got pregnant with me. my dad was sentenced to 15 yrs in jail. my...
    justbreathe16 justbreathe16 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    **** I have two older brothers & neither cared about me . They would treat their friends siblings better than they would treat me . They would do everything for their friends...
    momo335 momo335 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    I wish if I can run away from my family I wish if I had another mother another father another name I wish if I had my friends fabulous life I just wish
    flife flife 13-15, F 18 hrs ago

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    My goal this year is to be a better version of myself. Attitude wise, I tend to be get angry sometimes and take it out on the people I care about. And I'm realizing that isn't...
    misslx92 misslx92 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 4

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    To some extent.. Actually I thought about naming the experience "I dont mind those to try to split me from my family". Not to push away, say their bad, etc. Not to burn bridges...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M Mar 16

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    This story is about me and my journey that got me to this point. I'll start right from the beginning. It all started when I missed my period. This had happened to me in my life...
    Neha3 Neha3 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    My mother suffers from a lot of things. One of her legs is longer then the other so she had bad posture and her back hurts all the time. It got to the point to where it hurt so...
    WlCKED WlCKED 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Almost two weeks ago on a friday I had this weird dream. It made me almost wanting to change my plans for that weekend but I decided to stick with my made plans. It was not really...
    GuiltBear GuiltBear 31-35, M 14 hrs ago

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    that I think I'd still be willing to give us a second chance. That even though I'm much better now than when we were together, I wouldn't trying hard for us again. I wish you knew...
    toekneeow toekneeow 18-21, F Feb 28

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    I battled depression. And I got over it by myself. No doctors, no friends, no parents. Diagnosed in 2013 knowing I had been suffering it for years, and today... in 2015 I can...
    nataliafacheux nataliafacheux 18-21, F Mar 5

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    I'm at a point in my life where I've reached crisis. I'm in my mid 30's and have begun to realise that for nearly all my life I've had very little love or support from my family...
    shegeek shegeek 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 13

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    Right now I'm just looking for help in a situation I found out earlier. Any responses would be good. I've been with my boyfriend for 2 years. He's an atheist, I'm a Christian...
    dreamsmadereal dreamsmadereal 18-21, F Mar 15

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    I'm currently in the middle of an affair.... This has probably been the most painful experience of my life. I say that very aware of how painful life can been, at a young age I've...
    lit4love lit4love 26-30, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    I hadn't been with my boyfriend long when I found out I was pregnant. I booked the abortion in a panic before I had even told him. I had been on certain medication that could...
    Fluff168 Fluff168 26-30, F 6 Responses Mar 4

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    Yeah. I had detention today at school for being, as my teacher says, "Inconsiderate and rude". It's not like I did something badass and awe inspiring that would make me a hero...
    IntenseCookie IntenseCookie 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 7

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    I hate it here. This place is a hellhole and I can't deal with it anymore, I'm sick and tired of all of this crap that is in the world around me. I wish people would actually see...
    Mcfly815183 Mcfly815183 13-15, F Mar 11