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23 July 2019

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Philip Fitzpatrick

This poem is obviously aimed at men.

Mother-in-law avoidance is very common in many societies but it is usually men who aren't allowed to interact with their mothers-in-law.

It's very common in Aboriginal groups in Australia.

I've often wondered why it doesn't work for women though.

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