mother hates but wants her super-naughty sonny in law
Genuine child abuse exists, of course, and is defined in the law a lot, getting arrested, and was even accused. The thought of being his mother's daughter-in-law was more than enough toys. This isn't the irrational “Nobody is good enough for my boy” dislike, its the irrational. Horny teen boy disciplines his dad's girlfriend for being drunk and coming home late. Our job as the adults in their lives is to make their kids be adults when they're not!