The Essential Narcissism of Parenthood

Telling a parent not to be narcissistic is about as useful as telling a child to ignore a candy store’s display window.  It does not work.  Parents are hard-wired to look at their babies as mirrors of their more perfect selves.

Read more: https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/mom-am-i-disabled/201711/the-essential-narcissism-parenthood

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