Out of the millions of ways you can end a relationship, you’re always left with one question: should you keep in contact with your ex? Or should you cut off all ties for good?
Full-fledged psychopaths appear to be rarer than your garden-variety narcissist, but there are narcissists who possess psychopathic traits. These are what we would call “almost psychopaths,” those who may blend more easily into society, but still chronically violate the rights of others.
Anyone can be a target for an emotional predator – simply being human makes you vulnerable to these toxic types. That being said, it is important to acknowledge the traits that a narcissist looks for in a target so that victims can better protect themselves and cut ties earlier on, especially when they become aware that they’re being exploited.
Online dating gives malignant narcissists and sociopaths access to numerous sources of what is known as narcissistic supply – people who can provide them with praise, admiration, and resources – without any need for any form of investment, commitment or accountability.
I’m a ride or die type kind of chick so modern dating doesn’t work for me.
If he says any of these things, beware.
I think the worst part of the experience is when I match with someone who I might actually be interested in.
She makes disturbing jokes that some people find… distasteful. Her sense of humor is dark.
“She complained about how hot it was and took off her shirt. I finally got the hint and kissed her. I wish all girls would be that blunt.”
“They’re never the source of all the ‘drama’ in their life.”