I ask the question “Can you fire your mother?”, because your mother is perhaps the most personal relationship you can have. She gave birth to you. People find it hard to fire someone. I find it hard too. It is especially so when this person is someone with whom you have a personal relationship with. Let me break down why it is tough.

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