Your place in your family of origin has a pretty formative effect on your childhood. We all know the stereotypes that the youngest child is the clown, the oldest is the CEO and the middle is Jan Brady. But has anyone ever asked the actual kids how they feel?
A recent Reddit thread asked, "What's the WORST part about being the older sibling?" More than 1,000 frustrated and overworked older siblings responded and it's very clear that those of us who were born into a family first deserve a raise.
Watching your younger sibling take your old stuff and practically destroy it because "You're too old for that" and they don't know how to take care of things. - Careless-Expression
You watch your parents become less and less strict with your younger siblings and you watch them do things you were never allowed to do... - IfigeniaCool