As siblings grow, they tend to compete for everything. It might be as simple as a toy to something more complex, like attention.
To compare is human nature. But comparisons made between siblings can be detrimental. Both to their mental health and relationship with one another.
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Oldest siblings are given responsibilities at an early age. And the responsibilities continue to mount the more they prove they are able to do them.
When you have more than one child, and you're raising siblings, it's natural to want them to be friends and love each other.
Being the oldest comes with having more responsibilities than younger siblings. But older siblings need a respite from this every once in a while.
As unfair as it may be, many younger siblings get away with murder, all as a result of how parents view them given their birth order.
What was of greater importance is that these results were consistent among multiple countries and cultures.
It was as if my complaining and venting about a struggle made me unfit to be a mother to more than one child, and that did not make sense to me.