He says without him I would have nothing and be no one.
When I met him years ago I was poor and struggling.
On the contrary, my ex would tip very well because he was constantly needing to keep up the illusion of success and in this case financial success even when at the brink of bankruptcy.
As far as stealing, would not steal directly but do so indirectly generally by cons.
The couple I am friends with love to talk about all their money and would not dare stoop to a poor persons lot of stealing.
And they tip large and loud I agree with the comment disagreeing with the statements that narcissists steal and tip poorly.
He even gets angry sometimes when I forget to mention him when I talk about something I am working on or something I have done.
, which they project in order to avoid feeling (and being seen as) the real, disenfranchised, wounded self. Many narcissists like to do things to impress others by making themselves look good externally.
Deep down, most pathological narcissists feel like the “ugly duckling,” even if they painfully don’t want to admit it. Shows wanton disregard for other people’s thoughts, feelings, possessions, and physical space. Shows little remorse and blames the victim for one’s own lack of respect. This “trophy” complex can exhibit itself physically, romantically, sexually, socially, religiously, financially, materially, professionally, academically, or culturally.
I started dating a man 10 months ago and it has been a rocky relationship to say the least.
His constant criticisms about everything I do, how I look has been very wearing on me.