From an early age, twins often feel intense competition as they struggle to forge their own identities beyond one half of a duo. One 2012 study, for instance, found that twins who had a strong bond with each other also reported more intimate relationships with others.
Are twins more codependent?
Since numerous twin pairs have been emotionally reliant on one another for many years, they unwittingly develop an unhealthy dependence upon one another. Very few people question this codependency because twins are expected to experience an extraordinary closeness.
Do twins hate being alone?
Absolutely, loneliness is scary for twins whether or not they want to admit that they are afraid. Always wanting closeness, “next door neighbor twins” can be disappointed with other people who really cant understand them like their twin does. Being afraid of their inadequacies with others is very common.
Is it weird to have a twin?
After years of answering question after question about being a twin, I can speak for the masses when I say that twins are a fascinating phenomenon. Its estimated that only 3% of the population is a twin and with such small odds, its no wonder why most people are so intrigued by the idea.