The more Dark Triad the elder, the more likely they will be to obsess over grandchildren. If a toxic grandparent can turn their own offspring on one another then get their grandchildren to turn on targeted parents? The family holiday photos are sure to show who is and who is not part of the Cluster B person’s posse of Flying Monkeys and willing enablers…
Combined, the Dark Triad traits in another person close to you can be detrimental to your mental health. People who score high on the traditional Dark Triad show a pattern of behavior that combines the worst of all worlds. When someone gets in their way, they act out aggressively to take what they want. If you sense that someone might have the Dark Triad traits, consider yourself warned.
Abuse Amnesia................................This is a real thing. I was beat up more than once as a kids by my overt narcissist father. Years later I asked him why he thought it was OK to beat up a little kid. He told me it never happened.
Dark triad personality (DTP) traits are narcissism, Machiavellianism, and psychopathy. These traits manifest in people as excessive self-love, a manipulative attitude, and a lack of empathy.