Emotional abuse is just as damaging as physical abuse. The only difference between the two is with physical abuse you are wearing on the outside for the world to see and the other is felt deep inside. Others cannot see the bruises on your heart.
Both parties should continue to "date" the other. People get complacent in their relationships. You should continue to provide the affection, intimacy and attention that was there in the beginning to keep the relationship alive.
We all have the tendency to be quitters. We quit when things get hard, quit when we don't feel like it, quit when there's opposition, and quit because it's Tuesday. But why do we quit? Sometimes it's because we allow people's words to make us feel .
he said them ALLLL.When it comes to toxic personalities, like narcissists and sociopaths, this principle of words and actions not lining up goes into overdrive. Abusers rarely say what they mean, or mean what they say
I wish more people who knew Eric Rel could understand this