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The importance of having a brother/sister

The importance of having a brother/sister

Those of you who are lucky enough to have a brother or a sister, or even both of them, know how good it is to have them.

It is a pretty complex relationship, especially when you are younger, or in the case there is a huge age difference, but in time it all turns out great.

Our relationship with our siblings is one of the most enduring of our lives. They are shaping our history and our personality, and they will be with us in the future.

Your brother/sister is the one who knows you the best. They may not agree with everything you do, or you can be a lot different from them, but they know your habits and your character the best.
Sometimes there is a problem when a younger child comes along. The older one will maybe feel neglected or have feelings of rivalry and if they don't solve that issue in the future, there is a chance it may become a problem when they are older.

Many studies have shown that sisters tend to be closer to one another, and that the worst age for any type of animosity or arguing is when the older one is 13 years old, and the younger one is 10.
When you're a child it is easier to have negative feelings towards your sibling, it's because kids tend to be jealous or angry, but if you surpass that, everything will be fine when you're older.

The point is, keep your siblings close, they are the ones who know you from the day you were born, and if everything goes all right, they will be there until you die.

 

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