6. We Sometimes Have To Keep Out Of Conflicts
"I have a stepson who is now seventeen. It was very difficult because my now husband never really tolerated anyone disciplining him. Now he's a self-entitled brat. He refuses to go to school and is basically flunking out. My husband tries harder to discipline him now, but his mom just lets him do whatever he wants. I've pretty much kept out of it, so it’s very hard to form a bond like that." Marsha G.