The Silent Treatment is a form of emotional abuse. Read this and take heart: it's not your fault and there is nothing you can do about it.
Oh you mean like when we ask you something and you refuse to answer because that would mean you'd have to take responsibility for something?
silent-treatment-how-are-you-being-controlled by Neil Warner via Slideshare
From Victim to Survivor to Thriver.
There are too many people I know that are like this. Learn to take some responsibility for your actions!
Previous pinner says, Yep, we are screwed. We expect the narcissist in our life to reciprocate love, respect, empathy ... but these are foreign to narcissists (not by choice, but caused by their own negligent/abusive upbringing). We must let go of one or the other -- our picture of how it's supposed to be, or the narcissist.
"CS Lewis said that God is never more touched than when someone who has no reason to believe chooses to pray anyway. Don't think you are failing just because you don't 'feel' anything. You are aligning your words with your intention and that is always powerful." #katherinetowen For more on How do I Pray?.. http://www.a-spiritual-journey-of-healing.com/how-do-I-pray.html