I never understood this until a little while ago when I read that it was one of the traits of codependency. 90% of my relationships I really thought I had feelings for the person when all it was was that I felt sorry for them! I once dated a high school droupout drug dealer with a kid (keep in mind that I was the good girl in high school) Me at 17 wanted to be the one to help him get his life on track. I wanted to be the one that "fixed" him. He ended up just up and dissapearing on me one day. Then there is the guy that didnt have a dad (or rather he didnt know where his dad was). I wanted to find his dad for him. I wanted to fix this problem. Did they ask me for my help......NO! but my codependency led me to think that I don't feel good unless I am helping. I have a million of these stories. Do any of you guys relate??
Posts You May Be Interested In
A friend sent this to me..As far as I can see, grief will never truly end.It may become softer overtime, more gentleand some days will feel sharp.But grief will last as long as Love does - ForeverIt's simply the way the absence of your loved onemanifests in your heart. A deep longing accompaniedby the deepest Love some days. The heavy fog mayreturn and the next day, it may recede.Once again, it's...
theatre and I are there already. I'm having a very berry tea with crackers, cheese and cherry tomatoes and she's having a joint with some beer and we're both on really comfy recliners on thick pile carpet. we need some help with the decor if anyone is around??