Quora Answers: Narcissists There are various different terms being used these days to describe certain behaviors by narcissists. There’s “ghosting,” “discarding,” “hoovering,” “love-bombing,” etc. These words have become commonplace, especially in the survivor communities. But it occurred to me that people who are just discovering the realities of life with a narcissist may get a little confused as to their meanings. I’ll try to explain what happens when a narcissist “discards” someone, but doesn’t leave. A narcissist has a full arsenal of tactics to use in order to cause as much chaos, grief, and pain as possible for those closest … Continue reading Will A Narcissist Discard You But Not Leave?