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Is the bond between a woman and her child stronger than the bond with her self?

In other words, is the motherly instinct stronger that self preservation. If so, where does choice come in?

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Paula (fpherj48) says

4 years ago
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  • Starmom41 4 years ago

    yes, exactly what she ^ said :)

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GPAGE says

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    Paula (fpherj48) 4 years ago

    GPAGE......I like your comment. Your last sentence? I said that for years....."Once they're grown and on their own, I can finally have time for me and do what Mom wants to do."

    Silly me...10 Grandchildren and 1 Great-grandchild later.........

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    Rev Bruce S Noll HMN (Born2care2001) 4 years ago

    Well, onegoodwoman,

    I'm not stepping into this trap...Hahaha.

    I will say this from a man's perspective, albeit without children, I believe there is a point where you have to cut the cord. Co-dependency would be a reason for example. Very Unhealthy!

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peachy (peachpurple) says

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Garifalia says

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