I believe I wrote an article a while back with the same title (my conclusion — yes, they do) but this article is better and I like the way it doesn’t stigmatize narcissistic tears or the reasons why they cry as always insincere (it’s not always crocodile tears meant to get supply). Sometimes they just cry because they hurt.
My own article about this, written when I was still enraged at my own narcissists, took a much more negative and cynical view of the reasons why narcissists may cry.
By Alexander Burgemeester, for The Narcissistic Life.
Whilst narcissism is often characterised by bombast and a seemingly unwavering self-belief, there are times when even a narcissist may cry. Do Narcissists cry? It seems impossible but it is true. So how can someone who is so tied up with their own success, self-image and the presentation of themselves in their everyday lives suffer the kind of emotion or tearful outburst that is more characteristic of us other mere mortals?
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