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My mother uses being raised during the Depression as an excuse for keeping things, but my father was also raised during the Depression and he's a neat freak.
I think a Depression-era upbringing might be a contributing factor to hoarding, but there have to be other triggers, whether biological or psychological. Otherwise, every person between the ages of 69 and 120 would be a hoarder, as would every person who was raised by them.
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