Manipulation in relationships is usually subtle; self-serving acts in seeming good intentions and what feels like simple display of affection.
It is easy to get carried away and miss the signs of being manipulated by a partner.
But the steps below would be helpful for those who want to know what manipulation in a romantic relationship truly looks like:
He looks for your weaknesses
One way for manipulators to get control over the one they are exploiting is through targeting their victim’s weakness. So if your partner uses your insecurities, fears, worries and concerns against you, better know it is a kind of manipulation.