Am dating psychopath
In an essay for The Conversation, she says, ‘Researchers agree that psychopathy involves persistent antisocial behaviour, impaired empathy and remorse, boldness, emotional resiliency, meanness, impulsivity and extremely egotistical traits.‘Psychopaths also have certain positive traits, however, such as paying attention to detail, being good at reading people and engaging in conversation with ease.’ Pepelasi says that some of the telltale signs can be revealed in the course of your relationship.Everything about him, from his reactions to his interests, seems to be controlled with an on-off switch with no middle ground.
Why would he when he’s the only person he cares about?
In the most extreme cases, getting involved with a sociopath unknowingly can be Seemingly “nice guy” Chris Watts, who some experts have called a psychopath, murdered his wife, her unborn child and their two children, dumping their bodies in oil wells with little to no remorse.
He even had multiple affairs while she was pregnant and attempted to blame Shannan for the murders of their children before pleading guilty to all the murders.
For example, a psychopath may be rude to their partner’s colleagues or embarrass them at a party.’ Pepelasi says, ‘If you are in a relationship with a psychopath and manage to resist their manipulation, they will often throw a toddler’s tantrum full of frustration, anger, nagging or repetitive conversations – and of course the pity puppy eyes as a final attempt – to make you feel sorry for them and give in to their wishes.’ Even once you’ve escaped a psychopath’s clutches, they might come back with promises of love, says Pepelasi.
Pepelasi says, ‘psychopaths tend to live a parasitic lifestyle, feeding off others and taking more than they give.