… someone acceptable to my parents. As the first-born son I will have certain obligations that would not be expected of me if I had been born female. I will be expected to accept responsibility for my parents in their old age if they should need help.
My parents expect me to do well in school, but I don’t think that is just because I am male, as they expect the same of my sister. However, the reasons are different. I am expected to do well in school so I can get a good job, while my sister is …
… me because I am male instead of female. However, I think my sister might write about this very differently.
I don’t see anything about how I have been raised as forcing a stereotype on me. It is all right with me for males and females to have different roles in a family.