Frustrated

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Registered: 11-18-2003
Frustrated
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Sun, 01-18-2009 - 11:12pm

I don't know why it's gets under my skin so bad, but everytime my mother gets her drink on she gets so nostalgic. Everything and anything prompts a "remember when" type of comment. While it's nice to remember the past, something about her nostalgic reminisence just grates my nerves.

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Registered: 05-14-2003
Tue, 01-20-2009 - 4:32pm

(((((

                               

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Registered: 11-18-2003
Tue, 01-20-2009 - 6:31pm

Thank you. Yes, I used to attend alanon regularly. I got out of it for a couple of years, but then a couple of weeks ago I started going again. It seems to be worse when I'm going through a depressive episode and I've been stuck in one for several months now. It's just very overwhelming right now. And then, the other night I got word that my best friend has been diagnosed with leukemia and bone cancer which just seemed to add to