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Wed Mar 10, 2021, 02:06 PM

65. My Mom called me a few days ago

Because she had just come to the conclusion that I had quite some time ago that my brother is not well. There were parts of it very similar to your story, with his belief that he was the one who knew everything, and oh just wait until we find out what's coming. She described him as very manic.

As I said, I came to that conclusion a while ago. She came to me for advice. It should be the other way around. It always had been up until that moment.

The best I could give her was let him be insane, but do not indulge in his fantasies. Even limit your attempts to dissuade him from them because he will take it as an attack against his view of self worth. Just try to change the conversation.

I wish I had better advice. I know I can't fix my brother. I have to avoid him now.

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