...especially when someone or someone's is affected by narcissism, they have it or are aiding & abetting by their co-dependence. In the end this is all about what my recovery is about, realizing I don't have to pay attention to everyone who demands it. It's ok for me to say "you're hurting me with your words" and then to walk away. CLICK HERE for more life, love, friendship and inspiring quotes!
True. I can forgive, but that does not mean someone will continue to be part of my life (family or friends). Sometimes it's best to just move on, or to limit my contact with people who are hurtful, destructive or uncaring. I've learned to take care of myself and do what is best for me, not what someone else thinks is best. I live with my decisions, right or wrong, so I choose to make my own.
Don't compromise your morals. --- There were some people in my life who did compromise themselves (and DEFINITELY their morals), rather than change the dickheads around them. Oh well, THEIR loss, not mine.