Originally Posted by tripete
By most peoples standards I went through he11 growing up. But frankly, I don't care. Part of growing up is being responsible for your action. People who blame their up bringing and point to psychologist saying that they have a low self esteem, blah, blah, blah, are the biggest part of the problem.
Take responsibility for your own action rather than blaming them on others - and need to grow a pair!
I'll second that too Pete. I had a difficult growing up--following the fruit crops and living in labor camps with parents who didn't really want to parents, but I am a glass is half full person.