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The Human Aspect of Nikolai

Growing up I was neglected by my mother. She scared me at times and struggled with her drinking. Since my mother was well known, we worked very hard to keep up appearances as a family. I eventually blamed my mothers drinking on myself. This was partly because I was adopted and didn’t feel like I truly belonged in the family.

  • Next of kin
  • Loneliness
  • Self image
  • Addiction

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