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?

Quora Answers: Narcissists And Empaths

Why Would An Empath Mirror A Narcissist? When I was with my Malignant Narcissist Ex-husband, I often mirrored his narcissistic attitude and tendencies. Though it wasn’t exactly a conscious effort on my part. So why did I do this? Why would an empath mirror a narcissist? One reason, quite simply, is self-preservation. Looking back, I can recall trying to erase my emotions. Or at the very least, numb them into non-existence. To avoid the pain my husband continually heaped on me. If I didn’t feel sensitive, then his words couldn’t hurt me. If I didn’t feel love, then his betrayal … Continue reading Quora Answers: Narcissists And Empaths

Quora Answers: Narcissistic Supply

What’s The Deal With Narcissist Husbands Who Are Addicted To Sex? How Soon Into A Relationship Do They Begin To Cheat? And Why Do They Bother Getting Married? Narcissist husbands were cheating long before they said “I do.” Narcissists always have multiple sources they use to gain “fuel” or “supply.” Marriage doesn’t change that fact. Narcissistic supply comes in the form of attention, adulation, and admiration from outside sources. Contrary to what most people think, it doesn’t matter what gender the source is. What matters is the quality of fuel that the source provides. Narcs are completely indiscriminate when it … Continue reading Quora Answers: Narcissistic Supply

Quora Answers: Narcissists And Hoovering

Why Do Narcissists Call And Say They Love You After They Discarded You? After a Narcissist has discarded you, they will often call you or stop by for a visit with one goal in mind. They want to suck you back into the nightmare of abuse. This is what’s commonly referred to as hoovering. They do it because it’s fun for them. Narcissists become bored very quickly. They seek entertainment at their victims’ expense. By stringing you along with words of love and affection, they can tease you with hopes of reconciliation. They’ll make you think they now realize how … Continue reading Quora Answers: Narcissists And Hoovering

Quora Answers: Coping After Narcissistic Abuse

How Do You Deal With Your Anger And Rage At Your Narcissist Ex For All The Destruction And Heartache He Caused. (1-Year Post Separation & No Contact)? With as many creative, and ever-evolving, coping mechanisms as my frustrated brain can come up with. What works splendidly one day may not do shit the next time I need it. There’s really no way to know in advance what will bring me comfort. And what will just piss me off even more. Recovering from Narcissistic Abuse is a fickle process. Half the time that I find myself in a pit of despair, … Continue reading Quora Answers: Coping After Narcissistic Abuse

Quora Answers: Covert Narcissists And Religion

Does A Covert Narcissist Hide Behind Religion? If So, Does He Know What He’s Doing? A covert narcissist will definitely hide behind religion. And he definitely knows what he’s doing. One of the reasons it can be so hard to identify a covert narcissist is because they often portray themselves to be very pious individuals. They attend church regularly. Some teach Sunday School. Some are deacons. They quote Bible verses as well as any preacher. And pretend to be of high moral character. Then they go home and devalue their spouse and terrorize their children. #serenaprince375 #saudiprince #bestpartner4ever❤️ Originally Answered … Continue reading Quora Answers: Covert Narcissists And Religion

Quora Answers: Narcissists And Projection

Is The Following Correct? What The Narcissist Accuses Others Of Being Is Actually An Unconscious Admission Of The Flaws Within Their Own Character. Most definitely. I used to be blown a away at the ludicrous allegations my Malignant Narc ex-husband made against me. It was only after I left him that I began to understand the extent of his projections. Absolutely everything he accused me of was either something he was doing, had already done, or planned to do. Everything from having multiple affairs to illegal acts to outright perversion. The things he projected onto me were really just subconscious … Continue reading Quora Answers: Narcissists And Projection

Quora Answers: Narcissists And Second Chances

What Can The Wife Of A Narcissist Expect After She Agrees To Try Again And Not Get Divorced? What Are The Signs She Is Getting Devalued Again? Expect a renewed, albeit short, version of the lovebombing stage. Followed by new and more sinister devaluation methods. Far worse than anything you experienced before. Your narcissist husband will seem sincere at first. And you’ll think you made the right choice by not divorcing him. He’ll tell you how much the marriage means to him. He’ll thank you for giving him another chance. And promise you that he’s learned his lesson. He’ll probably … Continue reading Quora Answers: Narcissists And Second Chances