I notice this is an oddity, even in Western cultures, to be always touching and hugging one's teenage child. Those who spout attachment parenting in early years are surprisingly non-tactile to their teens. My psychologist friend tells me that there is this belief that the teenage years is about "individuating" a child, that is to say, force them to become self-sufficient.
Brace yourselves for this. Thanks to lovely people at McVitie's, you can now pay for tea and biscuits... with hugs. The biscuit
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