Papers aren't filed, and no judge hears the case, but more and more adult children are divorcing their parents, often completely cutting off.
As your parents age into the autumn years of their lives, what kind of “I've been looking back on my adult relationship with my father who died.
If my parents had been willing to really listen to what their adult child had to say, to respect and consider it, the outcome would have been.
It's difficult to pinpoint how many aging parents live with their adult children, but there is certainly a lot more interest in this type of arrangement.
Instead of being a constant source of stress and drama for our aging parents, we should be the ones lightening the load for them.