Narcissists always need to be at the center of everybody’s attention. They boast, they brag, and they tell exaggerated stories so that they can be at the forefront of peoples’ minds. What makes them worse, is that they’ve been working on their methods for years, which makes their lies harder to spot.
They often mix full-blown lies with truths and half-truths so that they can get away with things more easily.
Narcissists have no capacity for empathy, understanding, or validation, but they’ve worked hard in order to fake it.
If you’ve been around a narcissist before, you already know how infuriating it can be just to have a simple conversation; they couldn’t possibly care any less about what you’re saying.
Here are four things that a narcissist will always do to be the center of attention.
1. They Play the Blame Game
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Narcissists will never miss an opportunity to make someone look worse than they are.
If a narcissist has the chance to make someone look bad, while elevating their own status in the process, they will always take it.
They constantly blame people for things that may not be their fault, and then when drama ensues, they’ll justify themselves by continuing to blame people for any issues that have occurred as a result.