Getting over dating a sociopath
Sociopath women are present among us, in some of our families and social groups, in some of our workplaces and in the public eye, throughout history and in literature.
They may be fewer in number than male sociopaths and viewed with less fear but do we have cause to be concerned about them? At it's core is a pathological level of narcissism.
None of the claims were true of course, and Sally had enough experience of her mother to suspect her of the ruse, but the emails and injurious accounts of her mother-in-law caused both Sally and her mother-in-law needless distress.
Adrianna exhibits traits commonly seen in sociopaths.
When the mood strikes them they yip and yap away – sometimes for hours at a time.
There’s a certain “talk” that can be short or long, but it’s got a different quality. Though a stand out style from the rest of their talk, underneath the stories is the same concern they have behind everything they say or do: to get something they want, hide how they really feel, what they really think, what they really intend, what they’ve done, and who they really are.
She devised an elaborate hoax, sending bogus emails from an anonymous ‘concerned’ friend saying that her mother-in-law was of questionable character.
By way of illustration, here’s an episode in the life of a young woman called Sally, whose sociopathic and manipulative mother often tries to damage Sally’s relationships with other people.Unlike male sociopaths, sociopath women are not particularly characterised by superficial charm and a grandiose self-image. However like her male counterpart, the sociopathic woman’s response to other people is characterised by a persistent lack of empathy, care, and commitment.Sociopath women are less likely to physically leave or move on from relationships (e.g.The sociopathic woman may opt to manipulate social networks, for instance, in an attempt to exclude their chosen target from a community.Alternatively, her ploy may take the form of threats of self-injury, with consequences for family and friends.