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Anonymous asked in Family & RelationshipsSingles & Dating · 1 month ago

Was i wrong for dropping a girl who was an alcoholic and who had BPD? ?

i was talking to this girl who i was interested in for a bit but as we started to connect more, after about a week she revealed to me she suffers from BPD and is an alcoholic. So i got spooked by that and i told her we should remain friends for now. she followed up with a claim that she scared me away (which she did) but i lied to her and told her she didnt and we should take it slow. 

Was i wrong for doing that? I grew up with a malignant narcissistic mother who also suffered from BPD and NPD who put me through hell as a child, teenager and as an adult and i didnt want to go down that path again as it has broken me in many ways. 

3 Answers

  • 1 month ago

    Why would you even ask this question?  Are you seriously considering dating this person?  Ask yourself why you'd want to do that.  

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    Dating women with disabilities takes a lot of patience.  One of my coworkers is dating a woman with uncontrollable constant flatulence.  They've been together for two years and although he has some lung damage now, he's very happy with the relationship.

  • 1 month ago

    You do you. You aren't under any obligation to nurse her

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