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he apologized

He said, I want to apologize to you.  I’m sorry I hurt you. Please, can’t you forgive me?

I’m still sleeping in the living room.

Passive Aggressive Behavior

slept in the living room

I slept in the living room last night.

I had gotten everything ready to sleep in my older daughter’s bedroom (she lives and goes to college in another state), but when it came time to go to bed, for some reason, I couldn’t sleep in there. 156 more words

Passive Aggressive Behavior

last night / this morning

(This post is only a few short words and it doesn’t fully convey the time involved and the intensity of my emotions.)

Last night, when I was almost asleep, he told me that he wanted, needed sex.   507 more words

Passive Aggressive Behavior

Resources - Recognizing Covert Aggression

From: http://psyed.org/r/cog/bw/bwd/manip.html

Covert-Aggressive Personalities
Personality can be defined by the way a person habitually perceives, relates to and interacts with others and the world at large.

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Recognizing Abuse

sleeping alone tonight

His mom is in the hospital again.

She has been in horrible, horrible pain.  Hopefully, by now, something they have given her will have helped lessen the pain some. 64 more words

Passive Aggressive Behavior

I don't know about this...

This is a man in Toastmasters who likes me.

Honestly, I think everyone pretty much likes me in Toastmasters.

But this man emails me a lot and has written two poems for/about me. 110 more words

Passive Aggressive Behavior


One thing (of many) that I don’t like about living with a passive aggressive man is that it has made me suspicious.

Yesterday, he wanted me to go visit his mom.   316 more words

Passive Aggressive Behavior