She may even have her own idea of what is good and bad behavior in herself and others.
But she doesn’t do moral outrage, which can actually be kind of nice.7.
Everything they do is calculated to achieve a particular effect with their audience, whether that effect is to make you feel loved, make you feel grateful and consequently indebted, or make you feel like you’re in the wrong and should grovel.
Although the sociopath may have a few rehearsed lines as her classic go-to’s, most of her performance is improv.
Ultimately, she’ll vacillate between extremely charismatic and not.
As one sociopath observer remarked: “You know how to dance and sing in just the right way in just the right key to make others mesmerized by you.” Once in a while, she may take it just a bit too far, however, perhaps flirting with your boss while his wife stares daggers at her or making hilarious but highly inappropriate jokes about deformed babies.
Do people spend a lot of time asking her where she’s from?