She said this, but I never believe I am strong….
We are all self-centered to a certain extent, but emotionally mature, healthy-minded manipulative woman signs generally recognize when they behave this way and can correct the behavior, offer an apology, and begin again with a more loving and healing approach to conflict resolution or negotiation.
I was divorced to a physically abusive man, now another abusive relationship emotionally.
Those who routinely used may increase their usage of alcohol or drugs or both.
I also have to have boundaries for this family member.
The signs listed here may hold true for those still in the early stages of the 'getting to know each other' phase.
We rarely stay anywhere long enough to grow roots.