5 Warning Signs of a Controlling Partner.

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“I’m not controlling!”

How many times have we heard or said this?

We often overlook controlling behavior in relationships, and the reasons are many:

we get used to it
we think it’s normal
we refuse to admit it
we think it’s no big deal, or
we’re too attached/scared to leave

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