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Is it wrong to have a favourite child and one you dont like so much?

but someones elses, like step-kids, nieces/nephews or a friends kids???

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Asked by Anonymous at 11:06 AM on Jun. 28, 2011 in Tweens (9-12)

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  • Like friends kids..yah. I have some friends with two or more kids and one or two really irritate me.. They don't listen to anything!

    Answer by SuperrMommyy at 11:07 AM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • I think it might be natural? When we have our own children we are conditioned to love each one differently, and having them from birth can make the child from hell lovable?

    However when it comes to other peoples' children, I think I do judge... and there is less I am willing to put up with because "I don't have to"

    Answer by MommaClark3 at 11:08 AM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • Nah, it's just being honest with yourself about your feelings. Now, if you make the kids that aren't your favorites feel bad, that's unkind.

    Answer by SWasson at 11:08 AM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • I think it is just human.

    Answer by pookiekins34 at 11:13 AM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • absolutly normal! Other's people's kids are sometimes just bratty!

    Answer by BaileysMom476 at 11:17 AM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • I cant stand a lot of kids that are not mine. The step kids I think if they dont live with you they make it a point to annoy you when they are at your house because they want to get a rise out of you.

    Answer by momand4kids at 11:27 AM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • There is nothing wrong with that!

    Answer by stephensmom26 at 1:40 PM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • I think its pretty normal, I know a few kids I really can't stand (some of which are neices or nephews), I love them but too much time around them drives me nuts.

    Answer by blessedwboysx3 at 3:42 PM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • i have to watch myself around one of my nephews because i'll find myself being mean to him for no reason. i don't even know why i don't like him, i just don't.

    Answer by TiffanieK at 8:14 AM on Jun. 29, 2011

  • Of course, it's human nature.

    Answer by Wanabmommy at 3:36 PM on Jun. 29, 2011

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