Quora Answers: Psychopath, Sociopath, Or Malignant Narcissist?

Where Is The Line Between A Malignant Narcissist & A Sociopath? Are Sociopaths More Likely To Commit Murder And More Intense Things? Or Is A Malignant Narc Just As Intense? In my opinion, and from my experience as the wife of a Malignant Narcissist, they’re one and the same. Each is just as likely as the other to commit murder. Neither has a conscience or the ability to feel empathy. Neither has morals or ethics that prohibit them from the most heinous of sins. Throw in the term “psychopath” and you have a fitting description of my ex-husband. He tried … Continue reading Quora Answers: Psychopath, Sociopath, Or Malignant Narcissist?

Quora Answers: White Knight Narcissists

What Exactly Is A White Knight Narcissist? How Does It Differ From A Covert? In my opinion, a white knight narcissist is the epitome of covert. He rescues you from a bad situation by giving you money or providing you with whatever you may need. You’ll be so grateful that you think he’s an absolute angel. What you won’t realize is that you made a deal with the devil. By accepting his help, you’ve just given him something to hold over your head. It won’t be right away, though. He’ll continue to help you solve the problems in your life. … Continue reading Quora Answers: White Knight Narcissists

Quora Answers: Narcissists And Sexual Intimacy

Is Sex The Only Way A Narcissist Can Feel Close To Somebody? It may surprise you to know that a narcissist doesn’t feel close to someone during sex at all. They pretend to, of course. They tell you they do. And they make you believe they feel connected to you. But narcissists aren’t capable of forming that kind of attachment. They basically just use their partner as a masturbation tool. During the lovebombing stage, sex with a narcissist can be extremely exciting. They touch you in all the right places. They say all the right things. And they manufacture a … Continue reading Quora Answers: Narcissists And Sexual Intimacy

Quora Answers: Gray Rock Or No Contact?

Is It Better To Ignore The Narcissist Or Use The Gray Rock Method? Or Is That Essentially The Same Thing? If your intention is to heal from the emotional abuse you suffered at the hands of a narcissist, the absolute most effective method is No Contact. Going completely without any communication or interaction is the only way you’ll ever successfully recover. If you share a child with a narcissist, it may be more difficult to be 100% incommunicado due to custody issues. However, if the narcissist is abusive or apathetic to the child, grab your baby and make your escape. … Continue reading Quora Answers: Gray Rock Or No Contact?

Quora Answers: Explanation Of Covert, Overt, And Malignant Narcissists

Why Not Covert & Overt Narcissists? Why Covert & Malignant Instead? What’s The Difference Between Overt & Malignant? The terms “covert” and “overt” are describe the type of behavior patterns and narcissistic tendencies that someone with Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) displays to the world. Covert behaviors mean the affected person hides their narcissistic tendencies. Their actions are introverted, or closeted. They actively sabotage the lives of others. But they do it undercover. This makes it harder to identify whether or not they’re a narcissist. It also enables them to abuse people indiscriminately. But generally without ever coming under suspicion. Like … Continue reading Quora Answers: Explanation Of Covert, Overt, And Malignant Narcissists

Quora Answers: What Makes A Narcissist Keep Going Back To A Certain Ex?

Do Narcissists Recycle Certain Exes? Narcissists absolutely recycle exes, and the reasons vary. Sometimes it’s because the ex still has something monetary that the narc wants. Sometimes it’s for sex. A lot of times it’s because the narc is bored. So he’ll play a sadistic game by torturing his ex. The mind-fuckery that’s so painful to victims is big fun to narcissists. Another reason a narcissist recycles an ex is pure ego. It makes them feel powerful by proving they still have power over a former partner. Whatever the particular reason happens to be, it’s always a bad deal for … Continue reading Quora Answers: What Makes A Narcissist Keep Going Back To A Certain Ex?

Quora Answers: Childhood Sexual Abuse

How Can You Identify A Child Who Is Being Sexually Abused? A child who is being sexually abused may suddenly stop taking showers or baths. Even if they always loved it before. The child may not want to change clothes, either. Because he (or she) doesn’t want to see his own naked body. Or be seen. The child who used to play with certain toys, or who had hobbies and interests he enjoyed may suddenly change his habits. A child who is being sexually abused may become withdrawn from friends and loved ones. Depression and despondency are common. The child … Continue reading Quora Answers: Childhood Sexual Abuse

Quora Answers: Are Men Who Are Self-Absorbed Narcissists?

What Is A Narcissist? There are certain traits and characteristics known to narcissists that you should be aware of. Keep in mind that not all narcissists display all traits. But if you know a man who displays several of the behaviors listed below, he’s likely a narcissist. What To Look For: 1.) Narcissists will never admit to wrongdoing, even if you catch them red-handed. 2.) They always play the victim. Always. 3.) Their words and actions don’t match, and their stories don’t add up. 4.) They exaggerate their talents, abilities, and accomplishments. 5.) They are compulsive liars and cheaters. But … Continue reading Quora Answers: Are Men Who Are Self-Absorbed Narcissists?