Daddy Issues



"All good cowboys have daddy [and mommy] issues," and so do all our LOST Survivors. Help build this page and add details of the parental drama!

Character Daddy Issue(s) Mommy Issue(s)

Jack
Jack
* Christian always told him that he "doesn't have what it takes" to be a leader
* Always lived in his father's shadow, even though he was a more gifted surgeon
* Suspected that his alcoholic father was cheating with his wife
* Living with the guilt of turning Christian in for drunk operating
*He doesn't know it, but Christian had a whole other family in Australia

*Wanted to father a child with Sarah, but couldn't
*Mother blamed him for father's death

* She never stood up for him
Daddy Issues - LOST
Jin
*Ashamed of his father's lowly occupation as a fisherman

*Doesn't know it, but the man he considers a father might not be

*Father-in-law forced him to be a hit man, ruining his marriage

*Couldn't father a child with Sun -Infertile
*Thinks his mother is dead, but his mother was actually a prostitute who abandoned him to his "maybe daddy"

*Indirectly, his mother ruined his marriage (if she hadn't blackmailed Sun, she never would have asked her father for the $100K that led to Jin's "promotion")
Sun
Sun
*Father was some sort of Mobster who ruled his business and family with an iron fist

*Father looked down on Jin and forced him to become an enforcer, ruining their marriage
*Apparently has no respect for her pampered mother who "never worked a day in her life"
Hurley
Hurley
*Father abandoned family when he was a kid
* (Abandonment led to depression, which led to excessive eating and obesity, which led to his breaking the deck and killing people, which led to commitment in a mental hospital, which led to him hearing the numbers, winning the lottery, going the Australia, and crashing on the island)
*Father tried to reenter his life after her won the lottery
*Mother may have used his money to lure deadbeat dad back into their lives
Kate
Kate
*Has been on the run for years because she killed her real father (Wayne) because he abused her mother

*After killing Wayne, abandoned by her fake father (Sam), whom she idolized
*Mother turned her in for murder and said she never wanted to see her again

*Kept around a man that abused them
Sawyer
Sawyer
*Father killed himself and wife after wife was conned
*Mother cheated with con artist and was (of course) conned, leading to murder-suicide
Locke
Locke
*Father stole his kidney, tried to kill him, and ended up paralyzing him
*Mother is insane and allowed father to use her to steal Locke's kidney, she is also an addict
Claire
Claire
*Never knew her father until her mother was in a coma

*Father of her child abandoned her when the presure was too much
*Mother died as a result of a car accident that Claire herself survived

*Is a single mother on a mystery island
Shannon
Shannon
*Father died in a car crash
*Who knows what happened to her real mother???

*Stepmother was mean to her, didn't give Shannon her inheritance
boone
Boone
Who knows what happened to his real dad???? *Mother was domineering and forced him into her bridal business
walt
Walt
*Never knew his father until his mother died

*Rebelled against Michael

*Stepfather was afraid of him and practically threw him away to Michael after Sharon's death

*Mother died as a result of a rare blood disease (which may have been his doing)

*Mother kept his loving father away from him, even hiding his letters and cards
michael
Michael


Sayid
Sayid
*His dad was a War Hero, which might have prompted him to try and do the same
Rose
Rose


Bernard
Bernard


Ben
Ben
*Roger always forgot his son's Birthday

*When Ben asked how that was possible, Roger said he didn't like remembering it because that was the day he killed his mom - Father resented him and blamed him for his mother's death

*Father brought him to the island

*Ultimately killed his dad
*Mother died giving birth to him; he misses her terribly and also (like his dad) seems to think things would be radically different if she were alive

Juliet
Juliet


Desmond
Desmond


Ana-Lucia
Ana-Lucia
*Father of her murdered child left her after she lost the baby

*Real father =???
*Her mother was her boss/superior officer; followed her mom into police work

*Seemed to be trying to get out from her mom's shadow
Eko
Eko
*Seems to have been an orphan all along

*Seemed to think it was his responsibility to be a father figure/ take care of his brother Yemi



Miles
Miles
*Knew his father, Pierre Chang, for only a short time when he was a baby. *Never told Miles the truth about his father.



Aaron
Aaron
*Left Claire when she was pregnant. *Was going to give him up for adoption.

*Claire disappeared into the jungle, leaving Aaron behind.



Penny
Penny
*Her father, Charles Widmore, doesn't want Penny and Desmond to be together.
Daniel
Daniel Faraday
*His father, Charles Widmore, was never around during Dan's childhood.
*As of right now, Dan doesn't even know who his father is.
*His mother, Eloise Hawking, shot him.


Hmmm..seems like most of the 815ers had abandonment issues or were nearly orphans... were they chosen because no one would miss them?




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