For months, the gossip columns have been discussing the birth of Prince Louis, the third child of Britain’s Prince William and Kate Middleton. Journalists are trying to guess what character the child will inherit, and how it will affect the fact that he is the third child in the family.
Psychologists have long established that the order of birth of a child strongly affects the formation of children’s emotions, behavior and character traits. Every child is born under certain conditions, and this causes him unique emotional experiences – both positive and negative. This experience forms in the child certain character traits.
The third child appears in the family, when the parents already have a lot of experience in raising children and no longer worry about minor problems. Continue reading