2. Do you think that children's actions always reflect upon their parents, or do you think that after a certain age there is no reflection (positive or negative) on the parents? Is there an age that you think this change happens?
1. For me, I only really care about their major if I have romantic designs. I won't touch a Psych major with a ten foot pole. With friends, I may be amused by certain majors but have never avoided someone because of it.
2. Before 18, I think that almost everything reflects on the parents because the kid has not gone into the world and formed their ideals. I know that this is not a finite rule, but I've seen it to hold true with myself, my friends and numerous acquaintances. My ideals, thoughts and processes vastly differ now at 23 from those that I held and followed at 18.