They should never face any want, she told herself. Ensuring a play-time she pampered the twins with toys and much more. The happiest children adored mommy but as time passed their expectations increased and they did not seem to value the things they got without asking. They would gleefully throw, break everything. Intolerable tantrums and meltdowns followed if any correction was attempted. She remembered her own childhood where she had been nothing but obedient to the core. Were her parents right in being measured about her needs, she now began thinking, for that’s what made her strive and succeed today.