Self-preservation is all that matters.
Improving Communication Communication is often a major challenge for the partner with ASD.
My concern is that even when they hurt you, and see the stunned reaction on your face -they continue to afflict pain without positive change, clinically known as supply.
Every morning, I have to go to the toilet and then weigh myself, then have two cigarettes and a cup of coffee with my meds, then breakfast when I get into work.
I am great at remembering lyrics and certain numbers SS s, phone numbers, my driver's license number, and certain math equations.
This triad has been a huge curse all my life.