Aug. 9, 2022

Confess

I wish my child could stay at sleepaway camp forever

Confessional #7653

I’m worried for my boy (14), he has hardly any friends to hang out with

Confessional #19245

I was not ready for 2 under 2

Confessional #56320

I use up all my patience on idiots at work, then I have none left for my kids and feel guilty

Confessional #2911

I just want to leave everyone and go and live by myself in a cabin in the forest

Confessional #23012
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painfully true
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