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I Am Compassionate

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    It's Just How I Am

    Guess this story goes back to when I was little.... I pretty much lived in hospitals until I was 10. (Yes it took doctors 10 years to figure out what was wrong with me!) I've been in so much pain on so many occasions. From that I just want to protect everyone I can from being in...
    LiveIt28 LiveIt28 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 21, 2008

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    We Need To Love Again

    I think it's time for people to start truly loving each other again. Or even just to be nice to each other again. Some months ago I decided to see what would happen if I would just start smiling more at people I encounter on a daily basis, and it totally transformed my life...
    OceanUndertow OceanUndertow 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 28, 2012

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    Children

    I have an immense love for children!  Children are the innocence of life and I wish I could find something to keep them that way forever! Never walk past a child without smiling, without smelling their hair.  Give them love like it is the last love you will ever give...
    Kewpiedoll Kewpiedoll 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 22, 2008

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    Compassionate

    Compassionate,That's me,All I'll ever be,No changin' that,I'm not that type!
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 Jun 26, 2012

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    I Am Blessed

    i have been given sympathetic eyes to see the world through. it truly is a blessing. tonight, just an hour ago, i was counseling a young woman who has been raped. she told me that no one before had listened to her like i had, that no one before had made her feel that they...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 24, 2009

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    I Am Compassionate

    I have a big heart and care about everyone. I always put others before me and I always like to help others in need.
    kime kime 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 26, 2008

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    I feel more compassion

    when people are suffering things I've been through. Like chronic depression, unhappy marriage, parenting struggles and extra-marital romance. As far as that last one goes I wish with all my heart that people would find a way to avoid the whole situation in first place - dont...
    Stufy Stufy 46-50 4 Responses Sep 1

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    I Wonder

    Karma.....what comes around goes around Share  Friday, September 26, 2008 at 12:26am | Edit Note | Delete Hmmm......another death in the family...my cousin. I didn't talk to him much and the only thing we had in common were kids. Will I remember him?? Yes...
    kilikina kilikina 41, F 1 Response May 11, 2010

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    Compassion is a very idealised state in my mind

    to be capable of. If we were all more compassionate the world would be a much better place for a great number of people. Life has enough for many but there are people who have a certain outlook on life, who claim to be compassionate but who by their thoughts, words and deeds are...
    Desartes Desartes 22-25, F 1 Response May 17

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    Thinking of Others

    at least i'd like to think so.  my friends say it is my greatest quality.  i think having compassion means sometimes thinking of others more than anything else, including yourself, and that's what i tend to do a lot.  it feels good when you know that people are...
    Ruth92 Ruth92 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 30, 2008

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    Are Some People Angels?

    for the past few days i've been noticing that people around me seem to act naturaly whenever i am the one they are talking to most, especially when our topic of discusion are their own problems, be it my own age, younger or older. i'm not boasting, i'm only saying what i observe...
    natsuki004 natsuki004 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 14, 2009

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    I Always Have Been

    The compassionate in me is like my sensitivity .. I hurt for others i feel for others and i will try to help others .. you cry i cry you hurt i hurt you feel pain i feel it too .. Its called compassion .
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Feb 28, 2009

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    Compassion, Awareness And Understanding

    i was thinking about compassion and how it might reach a higher state of conciousness. It might not be about being compassionate but about being understanding  and that the compassion is a result of understanding someone.  There mgiht be something about unconditional love...
    reflectivemind reflectivemind 70+, M 3 Responses May 18, 2013

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    My Nature

    It has always been in my nature to comfort those who are hurt. I think that I get my compassion from my grandparents. Of course being an empath has a lot to do with it too.  But sometimes being so compassionate can be painful. Its hard when you are unable to help...
    brwneyedbeauty brwneyedbeauty 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 23, 2009

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    Compassionate Or Just Passionate

    Well the passion has been gone for some time.I truly do try always to be humble, shy, and never does anything to hurt anyone else.To be empathetic and very competent and knowledgeable at work especially.To be intuitive cause many times there are so little facts to go on at the...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F Jan 19, 2010

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    danamillion danamillion 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 24

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    Com passionate. Company sized passion.

    Or a climax junkie. Or just too caring. Gods fault???? Or a genetic flaw??? Or caused by jaundice prenatal???? Who knows. But i care too much. And for so long my mind attacked me. Now jekyll battles hyde inside. And bad men feed hyde thus warping me...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Oct 19

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    Does It Matter

    I recently encountered a group of people that are socially deemed unacceptable. These people are the convicted felons that have changed their lives and learned from their life mistakes. When we think of convicted felons, we think of the worst of the worse. There are women and men...
    shanniescee shanniescee 26-30 Jun 7, 2010

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    Do We Get Better With Age?.

    When was young I remember many situations in life when people would avoid, make fun of or pick on an individual because he/she was different. It use to really bug me.  I tried to be a friend to many of these people.  Some times it was easy, sometimes it was hard...
    Dan32 Dan32 41-45, M 6 Responses Jan 24, 2010

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    Do to Others Like...

    My parents modelled what a big heart looks like. They gave up a comfortable life as a city-church minister in post-War Netherlands to leave all their relatives, friends and familiar surroundings and sail 5 weeks away to remote Australia. That was commitment. As a migrant...
    Groffy Groffy 66-70, M 2 Responses Dec 18, 2008

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    I like to think so, but...

    I like to think so, but I don't know. Ask my friends.
    BMislove BMislove 16-18, F Oct 9, 2007

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    Related Experiences

    First post huh? Cool.... Anyways... I guess the title could describe me to a tee. I feel for people who hurt...who are in pain. It really bothers me because we were meant to life...
    shakenama shakenama 41-45, M Nov 26

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    I am willing to bet a great deal that if you never spend any time contemplating God's will, your purpose on earth, how to be a better/best version of yourself...that you may live...
    Sezom Sezom 36-40, M 2 Responses Nov 20

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    Today's promise: God is always ready to help us and expects us to help others! How do you respond to those who seek to hurt you? "Love your enemies! Do good to them! Lend to them...
    Katie419 Katie419 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 26

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    SO MANY HATERS IN ALL RELIGIONS. I AM AGAINST ALL KILLING. THE blessing OF HUMAN LIFE IS SACRED.UNBIASED, I STUDIED WITH FAITH HOLY scriptURES.INCLUDING THE EGYPTIAN TOMES, THE...
    VALLEYANT VALLEYANT 36-40, M 3 Responses Dec 9

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    L, Another day has past, another day I feel closer to you Understanding each other even more, another day I feel closer to you Realizing how incredible you are, another day I...
    Aovation Aovation 41-45, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Between the age of 45 and 55 I just came out so I need some loving and compassionate to break me in. I am 62
    killerk311 killerk311 61-65, M 1 Response Nov 20

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    I haven't posted in a while however I wanted to get something out. I seem to attract women that are amazing and beautiful and smart. Also some how have borderline personality...
    cutie7710 cutie7710 36-40, F 6 Responses Nov 20

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    I tell myself there are a lot of people worse off than me, and i have days where i feel capable of anything. But it's not enough. I'd like to apologise to those on Ep whom i've...
    CaitlinBuchan97 CaitlinBuchan97 16-17, F 6 Responses Nov 20

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    I love your eyes, brown and shiny. They have such depth to them. I love your hair, thick and soft. I want to run my hands through it. I love your lips, full and passionate. A...
    CaitlinBuchan97 CaitlinBuchan97 16-17, F 8 Responses Nov 21

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    I have read a lot of articles and blogs online about women who are in love with their abusers, but its often chocked up to Stockholm Syndrome. Meaning, their boyfriends and...
    elleboogie elleboogie 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 21

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    Nothin in the world can compare wit a women love it's kind nd compassionate patient nd nurturing generous nd sweet unconditional pure if your her man she would walk through water a...
    wethebest wethebest 22-25, M Nov 21

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    Yes I believe in gender equality. Men are human males. Women are human false. Both are human. Both have emotions, cares, concerns, and desires. Both have equal rights. We have said...
    Adam59 Adam59 56-60, M 2 Responses Nov 22

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    I think I am lonely. There can't be other explanations. I am surrounded by friends. But I desire the company of something else. I can't put my finger on it. I easily get attracted...
    amyshort amyshort 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 22

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    Here is another amusing exchange between myself and some random guy who, for reasons unknown to me, felt inspired to contact a complete stranger with, well, see for yourself...
    extraneous1 extraneous1 51-55, F 14 Responses Nov 22

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    This experience message is for anyone who currently suffers from Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS). PLEASE read my entire post before commenting, I have an EXTREMELY IMPORTANT and...
    starlits0ul starlits0ul 26-30 Nov 23

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    objective morality There’s something that doesn’t make sense to me about the morality of atheists, evolutionists, and/or those who don’t believe in a god or higher power. I...
    FutureisZERO FutureisZERO 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 23

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    God was missing for 6 days. Eventually, Michael, The Archangel found him resting on the 7th day. He asked "Where have you been?" God smiled deeply, and proudly pointed downward...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 4 Responses Nov 24

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    I love women, mothers especially, in a general and platonic way, though I do love women the other way too lol. I don't have a problem with men, they are more than capable of being...
    NotOkay8 NotOkay8 22-25, M Nov 24

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    I’m not crazy. I’m not dumb. I don’t want to die, but I often feel like I want to take my own life. I am not dangerous to anyone but myself. I don’t need to be taught a...
    FadingStar17 FadingStar17 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 25

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    Happiness is elusive: You are here: Home » Oasis » Happiness is elusive Happiness is elusive Heera Nawaz, Nov 27, 2014 One of the greatest lyricists of all time is the late...
    rajblr1970 rajblr1970 41-45, M 2 Responses Nov 26

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    You are compassionate, caring, and soothing. You like other people to depend on you... In fact, you don't feel right unless you are helping someone out. Underneath it all, you...
    WithGracefulness WithGracefulness 46-50, F 1 Response Nov 28

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    Everyone thinks they have everything figured out and that they have the entire picture. No one does and no one in this family really understands me and really listens. They just...
    nomadventurist nomadventurist 18-21, F Nov 29

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    It's been more than a year since I joined EP and I would say overall it was a good experience... I have met some amazing people's on this site, who are compassionate, honest...
    alx99 alx99 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 29

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    I never meant for it to happen. I never meant for it to feel so right. I had my own things going on. My own boyfriend, who's treatment left MUCH to be desired, you had a wife, you...
    Daniilion Daniilion 31-35, F Nov 29

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    I don't feel like anyone understands or even cares :/ I'm majorly depressed about everything and get so overly sensitive over everything. It will never go away, I'm sympathetic and...
    Mimi94x Mimi94x 18-21, F Nov 29

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    It's not enough to be compassionate, you must act.
    MrRubberDuck MrRubberDuck 61-65, M 1 Response Nov 29

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    Forget New Years' resolutions.....I need changes and self improvements NOW!!! There comes a time in your life when your children are grown and gone, work is not a priority any...
    Mendmyheart Mendmyheart 46-50, F 1 Response Nov 29

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