actual, human lives — ju-just so I know, do you care about that at all? Compare Heroic Comedic Sociopath, for when this kind of behavior is Played for Laughs, and Token Evil Teammate, which he will be if a team player.
Sherlock: Then I'll continue not to make that mistake. Common rationalizations either by the hero himself or on the hero's behalf include Asshole Victim, Utopia Justifies the Means, It's All About Me, or It's What I Do.
The problem with those sources is that they may be have some valid information, but they're about as useful as a book about becoming a millionaire. You're creeped out that there are these otherworldy beings wandering around making your life miserable for their own sport. Let's say you had a younger sibling who you liked to give a hard time. Empaths are for the most part harmless too, so why not go along with their make-believe?
If you figure there are 50 million sociopaths in the world and every one of them knows about 200 people, that's ...If killing advances their goals and they can get away with it, they will often do so.You are painfully discovering that the man you married is not only a narcissist, he is a sociopath.And, like many other disorders, sociopathy falls on a spectrum. On the other end of the scale are the ruthless, remorseless monsters.Sociopaths also have varying personalities, levels of intelligence, and interests, which influences how their disorder manifests in everyday life.