Financial abuse; Recovery from Emotionally Abusive Relationships Education about Narcissists, Sociopaths, and other Toxic People. Don't be a victim, don't just survive, Thrive LET THIS BOARD BE YOUR AHA MOMENT, PLEASE SHARE!!!
Previous pinner says, Yep, we are screwed. We expect the narcissist in our life to reciprocate love, respect, empathy ... but these are foreign to narcissists (not by choice, but caused by their own negligent/abusive upbringing). We must let go of one or the other -- our picture of how it's supposed to be, or the narcissist.
"CS Lewis said that God is never more touched than when someone who has no reason to believe chooses to pray anyway. Don't think you are failing just because you don't 'feel' anything. You are aligning your words with your intention and that is always powerful." #katherinetowen For more on How do I Pray?.. http://www.a-spiritual-journey-of-healing.com/how-do-I-pray.html
Don't engage.. That was this morning, with insults about her eating habits, telling her she "ate a cow" and then arguing over his request to have her an extra night and suggesting she (a 4 year old) should decide! I REFUSED TO ARGUE IN FRONT OF OUR CHILD. BUT THE ABUSIVE NATURE OF HIS BEHAVIOUR IS VILE.
This is a great slide show that pretty much sums up a relationship with a Narcissist. Moving on from Narcissistic Abuse due to Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) compiled by Jeni Mawter by Jeni Mawter via slideshare