Anonymous asked in Entertainment & MusicOther - Entertainment Β· 5 months ago

why parents treat older sibling like a king and treat the younger ones like cr.ap?

9 Answers

  • Tim
    Lv 6
    5 months ago
    Favorite Answer

    Because the ones that do

    don't know how to be a parent.

  • 5 months ago

    Not in My case. Older kids like my sister and I got treated like 8 year old, but expected to act like adult.*

    Some parents treat all kids equally, all like crap. Many are not prepared for the responsibility of having kids. Just being physically able to have kids doesn't mean Should.

    Source(s): * Dad tried to "teach me " how to zip a zipper at 20. Got sore when I hollered in protest. Tried to tell me how to drive my car at 42--.when I'd driven my new Mazda 125K with No clutch problems. Nit only did he Not hassle my younger brother, he Helped him buy a car. Dad and I did a valve job on it as brother was "all thumbs".
  • 5 months ago

    Usually, it seems like its the older sibling that, due to being older and hence more mature and all, are expected to give way and have more patience and humility than the younger one.

  • 5 months ago

    Not true in my family.

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  • 5 months ago

    Not every parent.

    Parents tend to be more protective of the younger ones,

    and perhaps the constant watching comes across as admonitions.

    My youngest son was a terror and needed constant watching..

  • Anonymous
    5 months ago

    It's the other way in my family

  • Ginger
    Lv 7
    5 months ago

    First kid, first love, first priority....... unfortunately πŸ™„

  • Anonymous
    5 months ago

    It depends on the parents. Sometimes it’s the other way around.

  • 5 months ago

    It's usually the other way. Parents are more stricter on the older sibling and lenient on younger sibling. Younger siblings are more manipulative, immature and attention seekers. Whenever there are feuds between siblings, older ones are expected to be appeasers while younger siblings take advantage of the fact that parents do that, thus they're aggressive towards their older siblings.

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