Not sure of this is true but it sometimes feel to be. Emotional neglect is a trauma. That explains why being ignored hurts SO much! I vow to make it a goal to NOT ignore other people so that they do not feel this way.
"When another person makes you suffer, it is because he suppress deeply within himself, and his suffering is spilling over. He does not need punishment; he needs help. That's the message he is sending." Quote By Thich Nhat Hanh
I bear the hurt and even the forgiveness; question is, do you feel the pain and the price? [QUOTE, Hurt: 'Nothing hurts more than being disappointed by the single person you thought would never hurt you.