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Josh's Parents in The Future of Us

By Asher, Jay and Mackler, Carolyn

Josh's Parents

Josh's parents are nice, but a bit overbearing. Josh says: "one reason my parents feel overbearing is their need to discuss everything" (43.16). They keep a close eye on their kids, making them feel a little suffocated—so much so, that Josh's older brother, David, has moved several states away for college.