Or else they're in relationships but feel constantly fatigued and overwhelmed.
It means you have someone in your life who knows what you're thinking and feeling and can sometimes articulate it better than even you can. When a friend or a partner is in crisis, you shine, acting as an advisor and shoulder to cry on.But a narcissist doesn’t want to heal- a narcissist wants to manipulate, belittle, and most of all, continue to be a narcissist. The narcissist creates a sense of comfort for the empath.An empath will feel a strong connection to the narcissist, even if he or she does nothing to reassure the empath that their feelings are correct. The narcissit will make the empath feel like the relationship is going well, but what is really happening is the narcissist is seeking constant validation. ” and swiftly turn any (and every) conversation into one about themselves. After a while, the narcissist will begin to use “gaslighting” tactics to make the empath feel enormous self-doubt.This only furthers the empath’s belief that they “need” the narcissist in order to feel okay.They alienate themselves and the narcissist becomes their entire world. Everything a narcissist says and does is a direct attack on your personal reality.
On the other, being an Empath can be painful and tiring.