Where would we be without relationships in our life? And more to the point,where would we be without the difficult relationships? Although it seems counter intuitive, without these people, we would be emotionally poorer because we would have less opportunites to grow.
They say that our greatest teachers are the people who push our “hot buttons”. Many times these teachers are our children, but from time to time we encounter “difficult” people who make us feel angry and undervalued. But what they are actually showing us is that we still have some work to do, as every encounter is a reflection of what we are projecting ourselves.