Most of us are aware of overt and explicit cases of verbal abuse. After a relaxing dinner at your local Italian restaurant, you hear a middle-aged man in the parking lot yell at his female middle-aged companion, “Hurry up, you old bag, or I am leaving you in the parking lot!”
You are taken aback. “Wow,” you think, “That is one unhealthy relationship. I’m so happy I don’t have that kind of connection.” But then you start to think about your own relationship and wonder if it is really all that different.
Verbal abuse can be very subtle. This may be partly why many aren’t sure if they are in that kind of relationship. But is it actually verbal abuse that you’re experiencing on a daily basis with your partner? Or is it something else, even something healthy and normal?
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