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With limited empathy for others, connecting with a loved one is extremely difficult, so those with Asperger Syndrome go through life focused on their own needs and wants and often miss what is going on with others.

They suffer from severe, ongoing emotional deprivation that results in depression, loneliness, anger, low self-esteem, emotional breakdown, PTSD and physical illness.

Many study the words and behavior of NT people around them, and copy it.

They learn exactly what they should do and say in a romantic relationship, since none of it comes naturally to them.

”alking with my ex-husband is like smashing my head against a wall or drowning in a river.

We were not talking the same language and misunderstandings were the rule.

It can so thoroughly destroy a relationship that at one time seemed invulnerable.

If it’s well-hidden, and you’re not specifically looking for it, the condition can reveal itself slowly, one misunderstanding and baffling meltdown at a time. How many of us are struggling with something that reveals itself in such cruelly deceptive ways?

He may have a good job, often as an engineer or in an IT-related field, such as computer programming.