This might possibly turn into a rant, so please bear with me.:slight_smile: I'm an only child. My parents were very overprotective of me as I grew.
Psychologists refer to cases of emotional control as "emotional incest.".
Ask parents their biggest concerns about their relationships with their adult kids, and many will tell you: not enough time together, not enough.
“A parent or adult child might call excessively or expect the other person to spend a large amount of their free time with them,” clinical.
Even when the child is an adult, the parent will refuse to approach an argument or even a simple discussion with openness to the possibility of.