As the oldest boy (one older male sibling
is in prison), Zain's childhood is miserable enough.
Faria is the closest thing Mourinho ever had to a male sibling
, someone who has been with him every step of the way in his remarkable journey to the top.
He was a product of consanguineous marriage with one healthy male sibling
The remaining 18 were mixed gender (15 dyads with a female participant and male sibling
, and 3 with a male participant and female sibling).
he throws like a really big tantrum." A 9-year-old male sibling
of a 4-year-old brother commented: "Him yelling and screaming, but sometimes also when he bothers me when I'm trying to like read or play a game." Finally, a 13-year-old sister of a 7-year-old female lamented: "She has to destroy anything she comes across."
A girl child is often treated differently from her male sibling
in terms of nutrition, health care and education, especially in families with limited financial resources-with the insufficient means allocated unevenly in favour of the male offspring.
First male sibling
died of hydrocephalus at age of four months.
My male sibling
, eight years older than I, was also very fond of singing.
But the joyous tune Brother, with its chorus "forever I'll be your brother" and lyrics "there is nothing I wouldn't do", could be written for anyone with a male sibling
Other aspects of the participants' family situation, such as parents' employment and marital status, as well as birth order and the presence of a male sibling
, were found to be unrelated to tomboyism and self-esteem.
Some considered their lives to be "different but not hard." One male sibling
in middle adolescence shared, "living with someone with a physical disability doesn't have many disadvantages, and some decent advantages, so spina bifida probably isn't as bad of a handicap as one might think, if 'handicap' can even be applied, at least from my perspective." A second group of participants, typically those in early adolescence, acknowledged a more pronounced impact of SB but seemed to externalize its impact from their feelings about their sibling.
THERE is much in today's press about the happenings in a house owned by an elder male sibling
, particularly the noises made by one celebrity about another.