Never wrong. Even when they made a mistake or treated you in an unfair way, they never apologized for their mistakes.
Better walk away than to tolerate nonsense.
Child abuse casts a shadow the length of a lifetime.
They never displayed any empathy.
They never asked about your feelings, sympathized with you, or cared.
We human afraid of being rejected or any uncomfortable feelings.
In order to save face and pretend nothing is happen, to protect our self-ego, we may act like nothing is happening and everything is fine.
That’s sad because if we don’t admit there’s a problem, we can never heal.
Do you recognize this symptoms from anyone you know?
Distance from negative family interactions by going minimal or no contact.
Reacted to any form of criticism in an extreme way.
Narcissistic parent would scream at you and likely physically hurt you through smacking or some other method.
This Quote described my situation at dysfunctional family very well.
According to my observation, it’s not only happen in family system, but also in everyday life, such as workplace.
Many times I observed colleagues / bosses will favorite a specific staff, in order to show his / her hate on another person. Body languages displayed that these targets people are no longer worthy in their eyes.
And if it happens in family, it can destroy self-esteem / self-worth of a child, which in turn will affect his / her all aspect of life.