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August 12, 2019 11:44
In addition to raising children, parents also have to learn about healthy boundaries when those children become adults.
How far is too far?
According to Learning-Mind, one of the signs of an unhealthy relationship between a mother and her son is when the mother tries to be a substitute for her son's spouse.
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In other words, she hopes to be the one to replace the closeness, connection and bonding which the adult son should have with a romantic partner. This can get quite dicey especially because it means she may hold a level of resentment for her son's partner or step over the line from time to time.