The Narcissist - A Life Of Duplicitous Treachery
Narcissists are sometimes treacherous in their personal and business dealings. "Treachery is a profound betrayal of belief that causes grave harm to a different human being." Treachery is a brutal double-cross. With out conscience or guilt, the narcissist is free to treat folks as puppets in his life drama.
In enterprise the narcissist is brutal and predatory. Many narcissists are highly litigious. They have small armies of attorneys available to sue those whom they understand are obstacles to their objectives whether or not it is rational, moral, ethical or legal. If they are high-degree narcissists who have enjoyed worldly success, they are able to intimidate even those who have official legal grievances in opposition to them. With their monetary heft they use intelligent legal professionals who find the authorized loophole that will win their case. If the injured party will not back off, the narcissist will counter-sue his adversary. The aggrieved individual is left with out recourse. He is unable to take the monetary danger of a lengthy court battle and an unknown verdict.
Of their personal lives, narcissists psychologically and monetarily abuse their households, leaving wives/husbands, mistresses, boyfriends, girlfriends, and children to fend for themselves. They usually conceal their belongings from ex-wives and ex-husbands and their children by cleverly putting them in off-shore investments. Narcissists are unconcerned about the extreme psychological and monetary penalties of their treacherous behaviors. They've moved on to create one other life that will fulfill their grandiose dreams.
It's difficult for many people to consider that some human beings will be so calculating, so treacherous. The narcissist learned from childhood that human penalties don't matter, that the sentiments of others are immaterial, that everyone is expendable. Developing an awareness and understanding of the dynamics of the narcissistic personality disorder is a clever decision.