You’re a Terrible Adult Because Your Parents Loved You Too Much

Advice from a Mother Before Her Execution

My mother and I have been at odds with each other over many of the decisions I have made in my life, and my career has been one of those things. She’s a tiger mother, so she can’t help it, of course, so although she often insists she wants me to be happy, she also doesn’t understand why I didn’t decide to practice medicine (or the Internet, for that matter), but there is love and that is what counts.