I had made up my mind that when she spanked me I would not cry.
Shame: A Concealed, Contagious, and Dangerous Emotion
I was wearing sneakers. The only thing that kept me going was my daughter.
The child who is relied upon as being father's little helper or mama's strong little man to the point where he Facial embarrassing adult shame ridcule to define himself as essential to his parents for their happiness is in the enmeshed family. You need to do it, and any friends that look down on you are not your friends.
I cannot remember all the details of my wedding day, but I will never forget being chastised for gaining weight in my 30s.
Shame-Related States of Mind in Psychotherapy
A deep, dark, life-sucking feeling or knowing that I am disgusting. The author thanks Dr.
The Psychology of Embarrassment, Shame, and Guilt
Stuttering in Children and Adults: Coping with Shame