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WHY THE NARCISSIST PLAYS THE VICTIM
10 Things I Wish I Had Known About Narcissists
Narcissistic Personality Disorder afflicts up to 6 percent of people — and there are no real numbers to nail down how many people have garden-variety narcissistic traits. We might have an image in our head of a conceited, vain individual, persistently checking themselves in the mirror and constantly interrupting you and never paying attention to anything you say. Here are a few things I wish I had known about narcissists from the get-go:. Every mirror is a chance to make sure the hair and the outfit is just right. This is probably why I could never actually pinpoint the real narcissists in my life.
One of a narcissist's favourite games is creating havoc for others. They get a kick out of seeing other people struggle, while they can sit back and revel in the destruction and feel superior. They want to control and manipulate other people to get this sense of supremacy, whether it's at work, in a romantic relationship, or within a family. Narcissists simultaneously loathe others and crave their attention. How much attention they want depends on what type of narcissist they are : exhibitionist, closet , or toxic. But generally, if the spotlight is on them, they feel like they are winning.