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Why do people strongly resent only children? It is jealousy and envy or other factors?


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Best Answer Gail Sobotkin (Happyboomernurse) says

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Rena Alexander says

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    Grace Marguerite Williams (gmwilliams) 4 years ago

    Totally agree with you Rena. Many children with siblings, especially those in medium large to very large families, receive little to no attention. The oldest gets the shaft, the middle child is ignored while the youngest gets all the adulation!

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Mary Wickison (Blond Logic) says

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    Rena Alexander 4 years ago

    Blond Logic, if you truly believe that, then I guess you believe that all blondes are dumb.

    You cannot say all only children are the same way. There are plenty of siblings who are spoiled and have a “look at me attitude,” and you know this. You a


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writerwoman222 says

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    Rena Alexander 4 years ago

    Writerwoman22, the people who "pity" an only child is jealous and envious. Do you pity children with siblings who are often bullied, neglected, feel lost in the shuffle, and suffer from low self esteem due to favoritism in the family?


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