Story Component Series – Like Parent, Like Child
Parents can have a huge influence on their children. Abusive parents may make the children paranoid or afraid to commit to a relationship.
For parents, having children can change everything – their patterns change so they can take care of the child, or they may take a job they would rather not do just to be with their children.
The involvement of caretakers in a characters life when they were children is what shapes them. Was their father an alcoholic? Did their mother spend all of the inheritance money on clothes? Who took care of them – a parent, a hired hand or another member in the family?
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