I'm increasingly convinced that people don't actually know what makes someone a sociopath. Sociopathy is a personality disorder. Sociopaths are unconcerned by questions of right and wrong; they tend to be indifferent to the emotions of others, and to be manipulative and deceptive. The most famous examples of sociopaths are incredibly scary people, like the mercifully fictional Alex from A Clockwork Orange or the disturbingly real serial killer Ted Bundy.
I think I'm dating a sociopath? Am I just paranoid?
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But the idea of armchair diagnosis felt so trendy that I immediately dropped it and adopted smaller excuses to explain his damning behavior. He was finding himself. He was a free spirit. He was depressed. And perhaps my favorite of all — I could fix him.
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Ok, there have been several things that have troubled me about Jake. Some I can understand as normal flaws but others are downright disturbing. He is extremely nice to me and also to my friends Who adore him yet in private he can sometimes be extremely cold and sometimes rude.
What does it mean? Am I a sociopath? How do I know if my partner is one? But we before we dive in, a quick breakdown of a sociopath vs.