I think that even though the narcissist knows that you care for them, they can't help but sabatoge a potentially good and healthy relationship with someone who is trustworthy because they are not comfortable with a stable, secure person. They are more comfortable and "at home" with someone who is sure to betray and reject them. Narcissists don't care if you still need THEM -- its whether or not they still need YOU or not. Narcissists feed off of people and get what they want and move on to the next victim. They rarely care who they've left behind or damaged. A friend of mine was involved with a Narcissist. My friend is tall, blonde, attractive and intelligent. Men fall all over her. She's a real catch. The Narcissist used her and moved on even though she really loved him and treated him like a king. Go figure. She was stunned and hurt. So was everyone else. Especially guys who'd tried to win her over and "lost" her to this Narcissist moron. YOU DID NOTHING WRONG so if you're asking yourself why you didn't do more or love this person more, etc., STOP. Narcissists only care about what they can get, who they can control and what's in it for them. You just happened to be there. You deserve better.
I can only tell you what I've seen and it goes something like this: The narcissist almost works on making sure you DO adore him and then, it's boring whilst at the same time giving him the perfect ego trip to let you go. YOU were devestated over him. HE got over you long long time ago, if he was really into you (or anyone else) at all. I've seen a narcissist laugh at the thought that he's about to walk out of (and he did) of a relationship whilst telling me that she was madly in love with him. The thought that you would go nuts over him when he leaves you (and most do) gives him pleasure. Once they've had their supply it's see ya later but always when it suits them, which is mostly when you're in love or committed. That makes it all the more pleasurable for them. It takes time to accept and heal from this because quite frankly it's so damaging. So take your're time and allow how your feel come to the surface otherwise the healing process may take years and years.
She wouldn't. That is not a reaction that a narcissist would have.
It depends if she still has any ongoing use as an aid to boosting his self(ish) image. The likelihood is that he will drop her now he has 'conquered ' her. Personally, I would question why anyone would want to let someone they consider a narcissist to get anywhere near them. I also wouldn't give in to get rid of him either - that is degrading and soul-destroying.
Please let me apologize in advance for my sarcasm, but I wish this were always the case! If all the narcissists paired up, then they would leave all us normal folks alone... Seriously, I did read somewhere (in Sam Vaknin's site?) that there are two particular "types" of narcissists may do well for a time...Was it an inverted narcissist he was refering to? I don't quite remember.(Google: "inverted narcissist maybe?) I also read that there are folks out there that actually like being in a relationship with a narcissist!
Let them wear them i wish my mom and dad would let me
Yes. And let him... keep going... as FAR AWAY from him as possible.
Read WOMEN WHO LOVE PSYCHOPATHS by Sandra Brown, MA. It will fully explain this one.
I think the simple truth is; because you are no challenge and he is bored. Let me explain. When a person chooses someone intellectually, for their utility (whatever it may be), without emotional ties, there is nothing to distinguish them from anyone else they use similarly, no particular, preferential tie to bind them. Whatever they feel they can feel equally for anyone who fills the same need. Narcissistic personality types are frequently both charming and easily bored. When there is no challenge, and no true emotional preference, they become bored and charm someone else. Easy to do, because within certain limits of taste they are unlikely to be very particular about who they charm. In theory, if you can stop them becoming bored you can hang on to them for life...the real question is, would you want to?
I would let him know how you feel and see what happens from there.
Let will still be let in past tense.
No. They will "put you on a shelf" and pull you off and on while they're looking for "something better". They won't fully let go until they find it.
Speaking as a narcissist ex myself, let me detail the feels. 1. My life is over, I'm alone forever 2. Crying 3. Go back to step 1 and repeat until you get over it 4. Back to living
yes.if he wouldn't have let him take it he would still be alive.
Go to counseling. Rejoice! And again I say, rejoice! There is no silence more golden than a narcissist's. To not have to hear that annoying voice! It is truly heaven. Let me tell you how things work with a narcissist. They come from opposite land in Bizarro universe. The only way to get a narcissist to be nice to you is to (paradoxically) treat them terribly by ignoring them entirely. If the narcissist is ignoring you, you must have done something awfully decent and nice to deserve this. Do you see the impossibility of ever successfully dealing with and having a relationship with such a person? I would say, take immediate advantage of the impasse and the resulting silence by leaving the narcissist. No matter what you do, never pay any attention to the narcissist again, and don't talk or call or write unless forced by law to do so. The narcissist will always think of you, in the Bizarro universe way, as a wonderful person and will crave your attention, which you will never give. Thus exacting justice on the narcissist while taking back your life. Too bad you have to be mean to show a narcissist how wonderful you are, but you didn't start this thing. You should be the one to end it, though.
He can't. A man can't say anything about a good woman, to do that would be a hypocrite. He knows you were good to him and to say anything bad about you would make him look like the bad one because he let you go or rather you let him go.AnswerI think the word "narcissist" has been wrongly used in a lot of cases and especially in this case. A narcissist would not only not admit such a thing to anyone else, but is in denial about this to themselves. I think other things went on (each relationship is complex) and you split-up. He obviously still cares about you and admires you. He sounds like a decent enough guy because he sure has had opportunities to bash you and hasn't. This guy is giving compliments. Doesn't sound like the narcissistic type to me.
The us is in Iraq to police if we were not there there would be hevier battles and perhaps the [WMD]s would be let go.
It depends on where the player is injured and what sport they are playing. For example, if the sport was basketball and you had a cut on your shin, you would still be able to play. If you broke your arm, then the coach would let the player sit out to receive medical treatment.
Tell them that you both need to move on romantically but you would like to stay friends.
sweetie let him go, it obviously means he cant let go of her and still likes her. Let him know how this makes you feel and if he becomes defensive or will not respect your feelings and stop talking about his ex then it would be in your best interest to move on as it would seem he is not over her.
Patriotism still DOES matter. Where would we be without it? Probably overrun by great Brittan. Don't let anybody tell you otherwise.
No.. because they are always right. Absolutely- they know when to turn up the heat and when to pull back- its all about control and they will do whatever they have to do to get it and then hold on to it ................. New answer. A narcissist does not care. They have no sense of remorse, for every thing bad they do, it is only a reason to blame you for it. And no matter how good , loyal, hard working you are. They will cheat , leave you in a blink of an eye. Unless you are constantly , doing what they want. My wife is a narcissist, I worked same job for 12 years , 6 days a week , 60 hours. We would always fight, and I would always say , I'm sorry. Even when I thought I was right, just to end the argument. If you are with a narcissist , get out now!. I am sucked in , I feel I have to take care of my wife. As soon as I start to let go of her, she tells me how bad I made her life, how she wants to kill herself. When I am doing for her , she will act as if she is happy. A narcissist has the shortest memory in the world. They will remember every mistake you ever made, but will not remember what ever it was you did good for them. Every doubt you have in your mind , believe me is probably true. I have busted my wife in lie after lie. Still I chase this woman. Don't become pathetic ... Run
you would have to let it go...i mean maybe you guys could still be friends but i would wait a little bit if i were you!!!
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if one of you guys was a girl would you still let her in the band