How's Your Relationship With Your Parent?

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Re: How's Your Relationship With Your Parent?

Post by nlhartje » 10 Jan 2018, 00:42

I love it, this is very cathartic.

My mom and I get along well. She is a middle aged divorcee AND widow who is totally on the prowl. My husband and I support her a lot. She lived with us for a while after she left my dad. She's a conundrum really. We're great friends but I am getting too old to see her packing a shag bag and sneaking out the back door... :shock: :shock:

My father and I haven't spoken in 9 years. Sadly he's a violent alcoholic. It was all well and good when I was young because, hey, you learn to live with these things. Then it was fine after I moved out because I didn't have to live with it. When I had my son though, I told him he had to get sober to see him... He chose the booze.
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Post by trevdev » 10 Jan 2018, 15:49

My parents weren't the best in the world but they never put vanity above us. We had love all the way and i believe they are a big blessing from God!

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Post by DWAITHAKA » 15 Jan 2018, 01:17

as i grew up my relationship with parents became more stronger when they tried to help me pass life challanges

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