Quotes: Meddling Parents

The keen parent has lots of energy for their role in life, and all this energy is directed at their child. Now, you don't need to be a Professor of Astrophysics to work out that that much energy, pointed in one direction, could have devastating effects.
Peter Corey, Coping with Parents

We're only making plans for Nigel
He has his future in a British steel
We're only making plans for Nigel
Nigel's whole future is as good as sealed
XTC, "Making Plans For Nigel"