In most cases, it's only a matter of time before they are mad at you.
If one partner often tries to manipulate the other, this is a sign of an unhealthy relationship.
Controls how you dress or who you spend time with?
A nonstop barrage of criticism never helped anyone improve; it's not about making things better but boosting the critic's ego.
Relationships are a necessary part of healthy living, but there is no such thing as a perfect relationship.
All take, no give.
I did all those things.
Mary never recovered and descended into mental illness.
K-State Counseling Services.
Ten Tips for Healthy Relationships.