It is not necessary for anybody to be actually related by blood relationship to develop this type of love towards anyone. Simply, it can be felt towards any one with whom one is sharing one's time.
Familial Love, Incest, and Female Desire in Late Eighteenth- and Early Nineteenth-Century British Women's Novels.(Critical Essay)
Jan 01, 1999; THROUGHOUT LATE EIGHTEENTH- and early nineteenth-century British fiction, sons are exhorted to see their parents' female wards as...