What expectations do parents have of their adult children?

I think the answer varies, depending on culture, religion, etc. I will answer for myself, though.I do not expect anything from my adult children. I raised them to be independent, conscientious, productive members of society. I did not raise them to be my caretakers, providers, or guardians.What I hope for is

How common is abuse of adult children?

It's hard being around anyone negative,and you need to put the past behind you and move forward in life,forgiving doesn't mean forgetting.  Forgiving others opens you up for the Lord to begin healing your soul (inner healing). Since unforgiveness blocks us from receiving God's forgiveness of our sins But if ye forgive not men

What would cause adult children to disown their mother?

I am retired, 70y/o and have 2 grown sons (48y/o and 43 y/o). Both have disowned me within the last few years. Overall I cared for them well and loved them both deeply. When they were adolescents their Father and I divorced and

Why do mothers enable their adult children?

Mother's always see their children as they're loving children no matter how old they get whether they are a child or a young adult or a mature adult.Mothers always see the young child in their children regardless of their age.So a mother is going to be a mother for the duration

How common is abuse of adult children?

It's hard being around anyone negative,and you need to put the past behind you and move forward in life,forgiving doesn't mean forgetting.  Forgiving others opens you up for the Lord to begin healing your soul (inner healing). Since unforgiveness blocks us from receiving God's forgiveness of our sins But if ye forgive not men

What would cause adult children to disown their mother?

I am retired, 70y/o and have 2 grown sons (48y/o and 43 y/o). Both have disowned me within the last few years. Overall I cared for them well and loved them both deeply. When they were adolescents their Father and I divorced and

Why do mothers enable their adult children?

Mother's always see their children as they're loving children no matter how old they get whether they are a child or a young adult or a mature adult.Mothers always see the young child in their children regardless of their age.So a mother is going to be a mother for the duration