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One must give up the passive wishes to be taken care of and nurtured.

To be independent is hard work and facing true independence (not the pseudo-independence of the child who screams “I don’t need anything from you” right before they storm out of your house and drive to their friend in the car you pay for) is frightening. Furthermore, because these people are responding to conflicted, unconscious dependency needs, it is literally impossible to satisfy them.

All signs point to Zoosk being a leader in the online dating space.

It should be interesting to see how Zoosk continues to compete with online dating giant Match.com, e Harmony and others.

And the company added i Phone and Android apps as well as a desktop app (which received 4 million downloads) in 2010.

Launched in late 2007, Zoosk has raised .5 million in new funding, and rolled out a proprietary matching technology, which has suggested more than 700 million matches since it was first launched in September 2010.

Also, if you have a daughter(s), what kind of role model is she setting?

Why should you encourage your daughter to go to college much less save for tuition when mom doesn’t use her degree(s)?

Your wife is another dependent, just like your children. She’s an adult who refuses to grow up in this respect.

Women with a modicum of intelligence aren’t happy in this role.

They’re stuck; trapped between an insistent, unrealistic wish to be taken care of, the desire to be recognized as an equal and their fear of being an independent adult.