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Living with a Narcissist


Narcissism (consumed with self)

In Greek mythology, Narcissus was most beautiful, that men and women would love him, Echo was a most beautiful woman who fell in love with Narcissus but he rejected her because he was consumed with himself. He had no love for anyone else. Echo, with the rejection went in to the wilderness and become little more than an echo as she withered away. Many people had tried to get the love of Narcissus, but as always he rejected them. Until one day, he leant down and drank from a pool as he gazed at the water he saw his own reflection. Upon seeing his own reflection he fell in love with himself. However, this love could not be reciprocated as it was a mere reflection this lead to the death of Narcissus.


How does this translate in today’s world…

When someone has a narcissistic dis