Identify the characterization of Mr.and Mrs. Coble in "Teenage Wasteland."

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Mrs. Coble, known throughout most of the story as Daisy, is characterized as a mother preoccupied with her son's poor performance at school. She seems to think of little else, and as a result, is anxious, exhausted and increasingly self-critical. She is particularly embarrassed, for example, when she has to meet with her son's...

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