You may not feel much love from all those in your life Jacob but I'm glad you tell me you know I do and your happy I make it a point to show you. I know how much it hurts to have a parent or step parent act like you don't exist just because they think they are perfect and you should be the one making them feel loved when no it's our job to make you feel our love. I love you very much.
an article on motherhood and sons. "It is said that as a wife, I am my husband's mirror. I reflect back to him his successes or failures. Through my responses and behaviors towards him, I am showing him the image of who he is, and how he is doing, as a man. ... However, just the other day I realized I was neglecting the other male presence in my home regarding this concept. I am also my son's mirror."