Activate interlock! Weaseltherms connected! Weaselcells up! Mega thrusters are go! LET’S GO BRAIN WEASEL FORCE!
If you don’t look at all your expectations and “prices of admission” in a relationship, you’re going to get hurt.
I had (have) a dangerous thing: A brain weasel that rationalizes away the truth.
When recovering from abuse – particularly abuse from someone using narcissistic techniques – it’s common for the recovering person to end up hurting the people who are in the healthiest relationships with them.