Why do some parents show favoritism toward a particular child?
Doesn’t that cross some kind of parent code of conduct? Parents should love all of their brood the same, however, in a lot of cases, the mom or dad will show much more like to one child because of the potential in them. I guess they can see all the great things they will become because of their studious nature as a child. However, doesn’t that mean the parents need to work a little bit harder with the other children so they too, can be on that same level? One of my sisters was a favorite of my mother’s and it caused problems in the home with all the children. As my mother expected, my sister is a success, but she at times feel as though she is better than the rest of us because she experienced so much more than us. I’m not really into blaming; however, partial parental damage was done. My mother and I have a great relationship now, but it took years and hard work to attain the respect and love I have for her now. Are some of you treating your kids different from the oth