Being the Oldest Child

A privilege or a burden?

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The Oldest Child

I am the oldest of four siblings. One younger sister and two younger brothers. Being the oldest has some advantages and some disadvantages.

One advantage of being the oldest is that because you are the first born, you have all your parent’s attention until the other kids come along. You might always be special to your…



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Charlotte Allison, M.A.

Charlotte Allison, M.A.


Master of Arts degree in spiritual psychology. Writing is a tool for healing. When you heal your self, you help to heal the planet as well.