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• Was your relationship always bad or did an event or series of events cause it?
• Did the distance happen when you became an adult or is it something that has always been there?
• Were you closer to your father, grandparents or some other relative that had a nurturing nature?
• Do you fear that your own children may become reluctant to remain close to you or your spouse because of your experience? How are you working to prevent that?
• Have you made any efforts to improve the communication and relationship with your mom? How did it go?
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