You have met the man or woman of your dreams. Your feelings are reciprocated. There is only one blot on the landscape, and that is your prospective in-laws. What is your best strategy to bring them round? To this ancient but timeless conundrum, Menelaos Apostolou, an evolutionary psychologist at the University of Nicosia, now has the answer.
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Mothers-in-law are the source of endless mirth — as the butt of jokes, unfortunately. Of course, those jokes deal in stereotypes and caricatures, but there can be a germ of truth in them; plenty of young wives lose sleep over meetings, dinners, or holidays with their mothers-in-law. I also searched internet forums and social media groups focused on difficult relationships. It shows a lack of tact on your part.
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