Emotional and verbal abuse is no joke. The scars are brutal. But healing begins to come with time and A LOT of hard work and prayer. One breath, one step at a time. Keep moving forward. You were made for more.
Narcissists are the most dishonest people you'll ever met. They'll provoke you and verbally attack you. When you react to their abuse and defend yourself, they'll turn either rageful or play the victim in front of others to make you look bad. They are con-artists who are spiteful and vengeful. --jo
Having gone through almost a year of emotional torture by someone I'd once considered my closest friend, who treated me appallingly after we started a relationship that went sour, this really speaks to me.
The kids have been off school this last week and we decided to go to the mountains, even though we really couldn’t afford it and I should have been working. Whatever, it was nice to get away for awhile and …