As I seem to enjoy emphasizing, it often seems like the childfree get far less judgment than parents. Parents who have one child (and who don’t want more) field a lot of criticism, too.
In the online feedback section of a Daily Mail excerpt of Lauren Sandler’s new book One and Only (Simon & Schuster), one reader manages to fit just about all of the negative assumptions about parents of only children into a single comment: “Talk about being stupidly selfish. Kids need to grow up with kids. Having just one child is bad for that child.”
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