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I Wish My Dad Would Talk to Me

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    Almost 33 Years Old And Dad Is Still Disappointed In Me And Does Not Have An Interest In Me...

    Hello, Thanks for reading this.  Ever since I was 19 years old, I have had pressure from my dad to find a good major that will help me find a good paying job. When I graduated undergrad, I wanted to pursue acting/music, but he wouldn't let me and wanted me to stay home and...
    smilesdd smilesdd 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 22, 2010

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    I Have Never Had A Conversation About My Life With My Dad

    Im 22 now and my dad is 65. The past year has made me realised that my dad has never taken an interest in my life. Throughout school, college, university and now my working life he has never asked me what I have been doing or how I am doing. Recently it has really got to me and...
    bethlamport13 bethlamport13 22-25 2 Responses Apr 11, 2012

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    I Do Need You.

    ever since i became pregnant my dad doesnt talk to me. we started talking after i had my baby and decided to move with him but then he kicked me out. and now he hasnt called me or text me for a year now. truth is i do need him i just dont know what to do.
    lust093 lust093 18-21 1 Response Mar 16, 2012

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    My Dad Doesn't Talk to Me

    I have no idea why my dad doesn't talk to me. Growing up, it was explained away as "He's quiet." It seemed that he didn't talk to anyone and never ever said a word. Why should I be any different? Do you know how awkward it is to shop for Father's Day or a birthday or Christmas...
    mtsv mtsv 26-30, F 7 Responses May 28, 2009

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    Yes but don't no him !

    😭😭😭😭
    scared850 scared850 13-15, M Jul 10

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    All I Need Is to Experience the Love of a Father!

                  my dad never spoke to me. whatever i had to tell him i had to pass messags through my mom. he is speaks a lot to everyone else. He talks so well to my brother that sometimes i feel so jelous...
    leahparker leahparker 18-21, F 5 Responses May 28, 2009

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    Happy Birthday

    I call my mom every Sunday so she can tell me about her life for 10 minutes while she smokes a cigarette before Desperate Housewives starts. She's been "happily" married to my father for 32 years, but you would never guess he was even alive based on her half of our weekly...
    mtsv mtsv 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 8, 2009

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    Fatherless

    Hi my name is Pamela and I am 26 I know who my father is but he don't come around his other kids speak to me at times me and my brother don't know one on my father side I got this space in my heart I be trying to find love someone help me
    babypood babypood 26-30 Aug 18, 2012

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    So I got off work early

    and I live at home with my dad .. I ask "hey, can we meet up for dinner, been months since we have .." He's like I'll think about it and please now the grass. I do. He comes home and doesn't want too go out with me .. Do I have to beg for your attention and affection?! It's my...
    rachelll01 rachelll01 18-21, F Jul 10

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    So yesterday I was bummed dad wouldn't go out

    to eat after promising me .. Today his gf and her daughter are over her and she says they offered them to go to the Cheese Cake Factory? Are you kidding? My whole life is him promising and never keeping it. My whole life is set up on not trusting men and being controlling...
    rachelll01 rachelll01 18-21, F Jul 11

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    Hey Man, Nice Shot.There's so many people I wish I woulda met that I can't because they killed themselves.But I get it. I get it.Nice shot, man.
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    All my life I have been attracted to different guys at different times. I would tell myself that they were just too scared to ask me out, but the reality of it was that they just...
    lynn20010 lynn20010 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Once more I find myself wondering about why some people can't be sincere and honest in their intentions when they communicate with others here...and I'm not talking about common...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 4 Responses Aug 29

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    All my life my parents would finish my sentences to translate in a way that would get me in trouble or take what I say and twist it to put me down. I hate when people who barely...
    wintershawl wintershawl 36-40, F Aug 31

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    When a person, any person, around me keeps talking my heart starts pounding faster and faster and I feel like I cant breathe and I get so stressed out. I have always been anti...
    sokoari sokoari 31-35, F 5 days ago

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    I honestly can not stand it when people start talking over you because you said something and they don't let you finish t is quite frustrating and annoying
    EnvyTheGinger EnvyTheGinger 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 24

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    Ok I've reached the end of EP for me. A friend that I had been talking to out of the blue just blocked me. It hurts bc we just chatted last night! I don't get it. I put too much...
    peach1977 peach1977 36-40, F 3 Responses Sep 2

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    STOP COMPLAINING!! All he ever does is ***** and moan about everyone and everything, threaten me and everyone that I love. I've never known anyone to make such a deliberate and...
    TheSageNabooru TheSageNabooru 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    I'm like failing everything. My friends don't wanna hang out with me anymore. I haven't gone out in ages. I'm really not confident, i hate myself i wish i could just loose 30kgs...
    secretgirllll secretgirllll 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 25

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    I opened a newspaper (with the intention to actually read it O.O) for the first time in a long while. I'm Scottish, so it is one of the popular Scottish papers. I was absolutely...
    abracakyle abracakyle 22-25, M Sep 5

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    Like c'mon, really? xD God knows how old you are yet you decide to sit behind a computer screen and troll another group of people that have nothing to do with you. Hahaha Your...
    ThrivingIvory ThrivingIvory 16-17, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I am ready to freak out.. I cannot take his unemployment anymore. I feel like I will never go anywhere in life with him, but I then feel so selfish because he loves me and is good...
    loveandpeacetoall loveandpeacetoall 36-40 6 days ago

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    Growing up after being born into this world things are simple. As you get older the more complicated things get and it is so easy to get caught up in the madness that is in the...
    ArcaneNotion ArcaneNotion 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    I can't stop thinking about him. He's an amazing guy with a big heart. He makes everyone laugh when he's around and he is kind and gentle. I know he will never love me or think of...
    Monoka14 Monoka14 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 2

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    I'm having such severe panic attacks lately. So bad I feel like I'm gonna die. Its like my throat closes up and I can't breathe... Oh wait I forgot no one give a ****.
    SkinnImIn SkinnImIn 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 23

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    What you did hurt me in so many ways and when I confronted you about it, all you ever say is I'm trying to start ****. No, I'm unhappy in the relationship and I want a change. But...
    Togepi07 Togepi07 18-21, F Aug 24

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    Good God I hate my life :c
    Selanis Selanis 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    I drive him to and from our college class and back everyday. I pay for gas. I pay for food I'd say about 65% of the time. He ditches me to hang out with other girls. He hangs on me...
    howdousername howdousername 18-21, F Aug 24

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    I need you to kiss me like you mean it. Please. I need to feel you warm against my skin and not feel like you are something other. I beg. I need to not be genitals to you. I...
    foldedunfolding foldedunfolding 31-35, F 4 Responses Aug 24

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    Start small 1) go for a walk 2) breathe 1 in / 2 out 3) feel your feet touch the ground 4) walk for bubble tea :) 5) smell the air 6) notice the sun and clouds
    Jacques0041 Jacques0041 46-50, M Aug 27

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    My mother passed away when I was 17 and it all went down hill from there. Nobody was there from that point on.
    sunnygirlfriend73 sunnygirlfriend73 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 28

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    I like this guy a lot a lot!!! but he gives me mixed messages; he gets jealous when I hang out with his friend, when I told him his friend calls me at 3am hes like u should pick up...
    kellys7 kellys7 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 29

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    And mean what they say.After all actions speak louder than words.
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 1 Response Sep 5

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    Stop eyeing me up and say something!
    leekalady leekalady 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 8

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    I've always had a problem with low mood one way or the other. I suffered from panic attacks and Anxiety throughout my childhood (6-17). As a result i have issues with self-esteem...
    username6510 username6510 18-21, M Sep 8

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    Watching Good Mythical Morning on YouTube. Rhett and Link are hilarious! Unfortunately, watching their vids is becoming less enjoyable because of those darn ads. :(
    HyperY0utuber HyperY0utuber 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 8

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    so yeah my life sucks but i cant do anything about it. it is what it is, I just wait to be independent really.
    aliv12 aliv12 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 13

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    There is no hope of that. My kids do not even want to acknowledge I exist.
    Thesoutherner Thesoutherner 66-70, M 1 day ago

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    Only fools would race, down Grist Mill Road Let alone in angry weather That what I tell, everyone I know Now that I know better That's a lesson I wish I woulda learned Without...
    SkollHati SkollHati 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 22

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    In this weird way, I find it hilarious. Maybe its just the situation surrounding it, and my coping mechanism? Who knows... But, I moved out it August... I had to. I had originally...
    TubaAtheist TubaAtheist 18-21, F Sep 14

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    Well like mentioned in the head line, I wish for it. Really. Maybe I have some brother complex. Despite I want to write about it, it is hard for me - so excuse the poor language. I...
    seshin seshin 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 7

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    I really wish I had someone to talk to all day I talk to someone during parts of the day but never all day I wish I could talk to him all day everyday
    nadirah96 nadirah96 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 27

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    There's a long story behind this and it's not too happy but I wish I knew a guy liked me when he did. I wish he would've talked to me instead of my friend cause I know it would...
    AMB97 AMB97 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 28

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    A few years ago a friend helped me to get out of a bad relationship, then we started hooking up and I developed very strong feelings for him. We both expressed how much we cared...
    pa901104 pa901104 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 1

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    Time is not my friend. It robs and steals and takes away the things I cherish, yet other times I wish it to hurry. When a special person is in a different time zone it's like...
    alwayswantingmore78 alwayswantingmore78 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 7

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