User shares the impact of their narcissistic mother who consistently refused to take blame, negatively affecting their self-esteem and well-being.
Individuals caution that those who proclaim their niceness may be using it as a defense mechanism, often masking undesirable behaviors.
A contributor realizes their friend couldn't share in their successes, turning everything into a competition, leading to the end of their friendship.
A person reveals their mother's habit of turning every aspect of life into a competition, causing stress and anxiety in their relationship.
Recognizing narcissistic apologies, where individuals fail to take responsibility and instead blame others for having an issue with their actions.
A commenter shares a self-centered boyfriend who prioritized his birthday over a funeral, emphasizing his lack of empathy and perspective.
Cutting off people who only reach out when they need help, highlighting the importance of genuine connections beyond utility.
Describing a friend with a constant lying habit, suggesting a possible mental disorder, leading to the end of the friendship.