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That made me wonder what happens to people like that after their abusive relationship ends. I wasn’t gonna date him but I liked talking with him until one day he confessed that he used to be the abuser in an abusive relationship.And yet you don’t necessarily want to slap someone down for being honest with you, especially when they’re (hopefully) doing so in good faith.You can see how it’s possible to tie yourself in knots over this. Worked with a psychologist to deal with their underlying issues? That is not a joke – being able to talk with former lovers about the (ex) abuser can give you a more rounded picture of what he or she is like and whether or not they fake remorse as part of the abusive cycle, and they’ll have perspective that their ex doesn’t. Nerd Love, I’m in an unfortunate situation at the moment.No Need For A Clever Name little sympathy for people who abuse their partners, either physically or emotionally.It’s such a deep violation of the trust that we put in our partners and the scars that result can last a lifetime.The next thing you can do is simply be Team Boyfriend; be the person who supports him, who cares for him and treats him the way he deserves to be treated.He needs someone on his side who can help draw out the poison.
Part of the reason I woke up to the abuse is because, when I talked to my boyfriend about Danny’s negative behavior, he said that Danny had *always* been like that!
He had always been exceedingly selfish and demanding of his friends’ time, simultaneously belittling and jealous of their accomplishments, prone to unpredictable verbally violent outbursts, very controlling, and sexually inappropriate (a real creeper).
I asked him why he is still friends with Danny if that’s the case, and he says it’s because he believes Danny is actually a good person, he just doesn’t know any better–and that he will one day change.
On the other hand, I believe in redemption and in the potential for people to come back from the Dark Side.
Unfortunately, the “I’m so ashamed, I’ll never do it again” card is an incredibly common play by abusers as a way of manipulating their victims into sticking around – many that it’s hard to trust someone with an abusive past, even when they were disclosing it to you so you can make an informed decision about your association with them.
So here’s my philosophy on the matter: you follow the old Russian proverb: trust… Someone who has a past as an abuser is someone who needs to be vetted Were they abused themselves. Was the abuse part of being addicted to drugs or alcohol? They also have to be willing to accept that they do is going to be going under a microscope over the course of a relationship – little things that might be brushed off as happenstance or not a big deal can have vastly different significance when you know the person doing them has a history of emotional abuse. You see, my boyfriend is in an abusive friendship, and I’m not sure how to help him.