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Never assume one child is always the victim and the other the aggressor. Remember, no matter how things appear, it takes two to tango. If you look closely enough ... you will see how the victim subtly provokes the aggressor into attacking.
Ron Taffel (20th century), U.S. writer, psychologist. Why Parents Disagree, ch. 13 (1994).
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