Siblings Not Encouraged to Be Close: In healthy families, we encourage our children to be loving and close to each other. In narcissistic families, children are pitted against each other and taught competition. There is a constant comparison of who is doing better and who is not.
Widow's Voice: The "Out-Laws" The importance of having a will and stating your wishes to your loved ones can't be stressed enough. While my husband didn't, I'm so very thankful that my MIL and FIL stood by me and supported us and my decisions.