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And with the paper or with internet articles, he'd just launch into reading them at random times, even if I was busy, and if I (for example) said "hey, can you email me the link? I'm trying to write a story," he'd pout! It was the performance he craved.
Just like my mother. I would be reading the newspaper and she would be reading a different section and she would just start reading an article, word for word, whether I was interested or not. And if I said anything like I want to read this section, thanks, she would get all huffy.