So I'm into final year studying law at uni at a local uni and live at home. The downside of this is that I have to share a room with my 40 year old sister. I have done for 7 years and now at the age of 21, I'm getting sick of it. She is continuously looking at houses to buy and recently she put an offer on a house but her mortgage fell through.
Since then, I'm feeling so resentful and bitter towards her.
She is depressed and is sensitive to anything I say to her. I feel so down about this and I don't want it to affect my studies! I know this situation is not normal. After my exams, things have to change as I can't cope anymore, physically and mentally.
I considered asking her to rent a place but by the time she does, she will moving in the important weeks of revision. Does any one have any advice? Maybe how I can not let this affect me and my mind in the next2 months? I'm just so stuck and feel helpless
Thanks for reading.
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- Thread Starter
- 14-03-2016 00:32
- 15-03-2016 11:56
Just think that in the next few months it will be over (uni ) and then you could look for somewhere else to live or why don't you ask if she will rent a place rather than buying it. I know people who rented somewhere for a while till they found somewhere more permanent.