Narcissists tend to “love bomb” (excessive charm and attention) their partners in the beginning and as the relationship unfolds, withdraw from the relationship as the narcissist’s self-centered behavior increases.
Many narcissists will label others as selfish and narcissistic, demanding respect for what they need and giving no regard for what their partner might need.
Linda* was elbow deep in dishes after dinner when she heard the sound of her cat hacking up a hairball.
The 32-year-old had a choice: keep scrubbing the plates in the sink, or clean up the mess she knew was awaiting her in the living room. Linda’s husband had also heard the cat throw up, and he expected his wife to drop the dishes and get down on the carpet.
Thank you to Kimberly Sandstrom, LMFT for the following article.Those with narcissistic personality disorder believe that they’re superior to others and have little regard for other people’s feelings.