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Dear Wilhemina

Prospect's agony aunt responds to readers' problems

By Prospect   June 2010

My sister’s behaviour is pathological

Dear Wilhemina My sister and I lost our mother to cancer recently. She was the last of our parents to go, so we’ve been clearing out the house and sorting through her possessions before selling the property. It’s a harrowing task, not helped by the fact that my sibling is an emotional mess and our relationship has never been easy. We actually don’t know each other terribly well. For reasons I can’t fathom, she has insisted on doing the clearing out immediately. So quickly, it transpires, that she had already given away most of my…

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