Golden Child With Narcissistic Parents

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Why would a narcissist want a child to begin with? It is very difficult for a child with a narcissistic parent to function very well in life. The children of narcissists have an especially pronounced dilemma; they lack the proper coping mechanisms and quite often the necessary resources to deal with their narcissistic parent. Often being involuntarily assigned the role of a golden child, a child with a narcissistic parent is at a marked disadvantage from birth. In most instances, to rub salt into the pre-existing wound, they are denied the thing that most children should be recipients of at that birth, a parent's unconditional love. Narcissistic parent have strong tendencies to be stifling in certain areas, and completely neglectful in others,

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