“Again I feel like a terrible mother. This is what I’ve wanted for Chloe for so long – for her to have a life beyond me…” “Chloe doesn’t understand what a boyfriend is. I wonder how I can explain it to her.” P. 65
Alicia mistakenly assumes that Chloe and Thomas will only be friends. She underestimates Chloe’s desire for a romantic relationship. Does your loved one want or have a romantic relationship? What would you say to Alicia about what she’s feeling?