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The Craziest Examples Of 'Rich Kid Syndrome'
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It's easy for children of all ages to envy friends and classmates who come from wealth and privilege.

However, their envy might subside substantially after spending a bit more time with them.

It doesn't take long for children, or anyone, to discover that being handed everything on a silver platter has a way of warping one's sense of reality and common sense.

As a result, children of privilege have a sense of entitlement which sees them behave in peculiar, if not outright offensive, manners.

Behavior which has come to be known as "rich kid syndrome."

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Being poor is not fun, I can attest. I never went to bed hungry, but times were often tough.

And having friends who had a lot when you have little can be an overwhelming feeling.

However, it did give me a sense of how to appreciate money, when I have it, and appreciate the things I have in general.

Yes, being rich is great and having tons of cash solves a lot, but the poor kids know a thing or two about survival.

And that is priceless.

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