Tag Archives: emotional manipulation

I am not that girl

There are days I wonder how that girl gets away with it. I watch as she sashays through life sharing tiny morsels of untruths and lies about this friend or that friend. She pretends she’s so unaffected. Feigns surprise with her … Continue reading

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Love Bombs

One of my young male friends was very excited about a new love interest. She lived a few hours away and he didn’t have a car, so seeing each other was going to be kind of difficult. They had met … Continue reading

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Ma-ni-pu-la-tion

I am not a manipulator. In fact, I have never successfully manipulated any situation to my favor if it involved being deceitful or malicious. It’s because I fall on the other end of that spectrum and prefer to be confrontational … Continue reading

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