ok- im 24 yrs old and i have never met my real father- about 3 weeks ago he found me and we've been talking online but haven't actually been able to meet face to face yet (which i cant wait for) now- let me tell u- i have a step father who has been in my life since i was only a few months old- (in fact hes the one who told my father not to come around) and hes never been a good father figure either- among many things hes done he kicked me out when i was 16 yrs old and then i came back then he kicked me out at 17 (thats a whole other story in itself though so lets not go there) but anyways- now that ive been talking to my real father me step father has been going around calling all of my family members giving them some sob story about how he feels like hes losing his first born blah blah blah and its causing so much tension that i feel like i cant even go to my parents house to visit and bring my kids to visit- continued belowAnswer Question
Asked by Anonymous at 6:16 PM on Mar. 28, 2009 in General Parenting
Answer by Anonymous at 6:20 PM on Mar. 28, 2009
You deserve to know your father. Make your step father feel as tho he's not losing you, by telling him so. Tell him that he's always going to be your dad, but that you need to know your real dad to, to be complete. If step father can't deal with that, i think he's in the wrong, not you. I'm not sure how to tell you to handle that situation other than to have a serious heart to heart with your step dad (from the sound of it, that may not help, but you can always say you tried). Good luck.
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