One fact, two powers. They use that one fact they know about you to demonstrate their power over you in public and their power over your mother that they know something about you that she doesn’t. If they’d fine what in front of their friends, it could have been bragging, which is also power.

I hope you’ve developed a set of early indicators or gut checks of pathological behaviour to help you avoid such people now.

I stop to miau to cats.

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