Early Signs A Partner Is Physically, Emotionally, Or Psychologically Abusive

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Emotional manipulation

While adult tantrums are a form of emotional manipulation, they’re not the only form. Though not often discussed, abusers will often weaponize tears and sullen mood swings against their victims as well. This can manifest as a partner sulking for extended periods of time after being told “no” or crying in reaction to ill-fitting circumstances.

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