Sur, we’ve all had weird dating experiences. And we all think our exes are "crazy." But one of mine might actually be. I met this guy at a party my first week of graduate school and we dated, although not exclusively, most of my whole first semester. For the sake of this post, and to avoid any potential liability issues, I'll call him Graduate School Guy. And dear reader, I’m almost positive he was on the spectrum—the sociopathic spectrum. Not in a violent, Ted Bundy way. But he did exhibit classic sociopathic traits, such as a lack of empathy, manipulation, and lying.
I'm no doctor, but I am a Googler (not to brag). And the more time that passes since our tryst, the more certain I am of my diagnosis. Here are six reasons I’m pretty sure I dated a sociopath: