Invisible Illness
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Invisible Illness

Why You Were Drawn To The Narcissist.

Repetition Compulsion: Repeating the cycles of childhood abuse.

Photo by Sydney Sims on Unsplash

He was the epitome of a narcissist, my father. Dominating, intimidating, charming, arrogant. And he was a sexual predator. Women used to fawn over him like drunk and dizzy bees swarming around a honeypot. I remember him once slapping the bottom of my best friend, we were 14 years old. The next…

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Amelie Bridgewater

Amelie Bridgewater

Mummy. Mental Health Advocate. Adorer of Great Coffee. Lover of all Acts of Kindness. Reach me at ameliebridgewater@gmail.com