~Mark Twain We are a psychologically sophisticated society.
Emotional difficulties are now shared openly — not only by celebrities but by your average person.
You need to conscientiously force yourself to forge a new resolve and disengage from unhealthy relational dynamics before it gets worse.
It almost always gets worse, and most certainly gets worse without any intervention.
They’re desperate to be loved and cared for, yet are hypervigilant for any real or imagined signs of rejection or abandonment.
Your illness distorts your perceptions, causing antagonistic behavior and making the world a perilous place.
Know that it’s not you, and there’s nothing you can do but be there. We may have fears of abandonment, and worry that you may leave at any given time. We’re not doubting you, we’re more doubting ourselves. Please don’t question an unpredictable mood, simply ask how we’re feeling and if there’s anything you do.
Likely, there’s not, but it’s nice to know you want to help 4.
Or better yet, listen to the rhetoric of Congress and watch them in action (or should I say inaction).
If you recognize your own borderline characteristics, what should you do?