Signs you re dating a pathological liar
The effects of loving a pathological liar can be devastating – from emotional abuse to manipulative behavior to aggression – people who love pathological liars risk their emotional and physical health. And then our daughter was born, and he tried to get away with a lie so big his entire house of cards collapsed. For months, I vacillated between knowing with certainty that my husband was not the person I thought he was, to desperately wanting to believe that it was all a silly “misunderstanding.” More and more disturbing evidence surfaced, and I begged for the truth, yet he refused to own up.
However, over time, your partner should be able to be honest with you – and this isn’t always the case.If you determine that your pathological liar is also on the psychopathy spectrum, your only recourse is going no contact.Setting off on my own with a newborn baby was the hardest thing I've ever done, but it also made me into a stronger, deeper, and more empathetic person.This discomfort can be used in the liar's favor.” Brilliant, really., calls this the “pity play,” and she believes that it is the number one tactic employed by the sociopathic liar.
Some pathological liars believe their lies; living in a fantasy world that they’ve constructed.