How does the relationship with the opposite-sex parent affect the search for a partner?

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Surely you know someone whose partner resembles the parent of the opposite sex , or maybe you yourself have someone with the same traits as your father or mother?

It is a choice that is made unconsciously and is known as the Oedipus complex or Electra , a theory that was developed by Sigmund Freud and which concerns…