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Narcissistic Grandma, Wounded Daughter, Alienated Grandchildren

We've all heard of Mama's Boys: men "wedded" to their domineering  and often narcissistic mother who runs their life and ruins their life. But what's the female version of that? What is she called? A "Mama's Girl"?

No, she's called a devoted daughter. A loving daughter. A caring, generous, wonderful daughter. But behind the frozen smarmy smile is a wounded daughter who's life has been slowly and genteelly ruined by her own mother.  And what of her children? How does a woman's...
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When Narcissists Hold the Moral High Ground

Once upon a time, in a kingdom far far away, there lived a narcissist we'll call Speedy. You've met Speedy before. He lived a fairly colorful life spiced with drama, anger and conflict caused chiefly by his own narcissism.

The young tend to be idealistic and Young Speedy was idealistic on steroids. He came of age back in the 1970's and 80s when the so-called "Moral Majority" was being manipulated by the disguised establishment folks to catapult them into political power....
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