The very phrase conjures up nostalgic images of ruddy-cheeked boys, straining to beat each other at tree climbing or Ludo.
But spool forward 25 years and very often that competitiveness has crystalised into an emotion that is much less healthy and much more shameful – sibling envy.
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Jill Biden have given their blessing to the new couple. Joe Biden, second from left, listens to presidential candidate, Sen.
‘Sibling envy is like a festering wound and it sours our relationships to the point where we can’t bear the idea of our siblings being successful, or even happy, and instead take pleasure in their failures.’Zoe, 38, admits that she can barely look her elder sister in the eye sometimes, such is the depth of the resentment she feels.
Beau, Hunter's older brother, died in 2015 after a battle with brain cancer.They have mine and Jill's full and complete support and we are happy for them," Joe Biden, a Syracuse University College of Law alumnus, said in a statement.When Beau died nearly two years ago, he left behind two children with Hallie: Natalie, 12, and Hunter, 10.She says she asked him to leave on July 5 that year "due to his conduct the night before," but does not elaborate.She's seeking sole physical and legal custody of their one minor child; their other two kids are adults.
Vice President Joe Biden kisses Hallie Biden, the widow of his son, former Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden, before his funeral services, Saturday, June 6, 2015, in Wilmington, Del.