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"Now he expects to come in whenever there's a cold snap."
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'My wife bought me this helmet when I told her I was buying a bike. She's a little over protective.'
'No, no Mrs Watkins. Wrapping children in cotton wool flies in the face of all our health and safety guidelines. It's a terrible choke hazard.'
"Listen, Mom, I'm not your little girl anymore."
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'It's for when my Dad gets supervised access.'
'Bob insists I'm overprotective but cotton wool isn't expensive, so why not?'
"Let me help you, dear."
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"When you head off to camp, your parents will want to see some separation anxiety."
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"It was just a matter of time until my helicopter mom became my drone mom."
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"My mom can be a little over-protective ... "
"Mom, you got me so bundled-up, the only thing going outside is my nose!"
Helicopter Parents Support Group: 'If everyone could just take a seat!'
"Honey, you're spoiling that child."
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'You're overprotective, Mother.'
"Daddy, why do you always insist on wearing your karate suit when you meet any of my new boyfriends?!"
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'Son, the world is ripe for the taking ... you better stay home with me.'
"Come in. Daddy can't wait to meet you!"
'Oh no. No daughter of mine is going out dressed like that!'
'Are you looking at my bird?'
'And where do you think you're going dressed like that, young lady?'
'Don't worry. That's just our mom hiding behind your hedge.'
'I don't want him experiencing anything until I've totally checked it out.'
'...I still the the anti-personnel mines are a bit over the top!'