I Believe Some Bad Things Can Be Blessings In Disguise

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    Having panic attacks?

    Here's some advice from Tyler Durden. 
    Lifeafterpanic566 Lifeafterpanic566
    31-35, M
    Mar 7, 2014

    Like, take for example,

    EP closing. If not for being here, I might not have had the opportunity to realize I'm not alone in some things. I also wouldn't have gotten to know some amazing people. So, I will be grateful for the time I've had here. I wish each of you the very best.
    ZenLioNESS719 ZenLioNESS719
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Mar 25

    Just like things that come across

    as good things to the weak mind are really bad things in disguise.
    awsome2 awsome2
    18-21, T
    Mar 17, 2015

    Yes true, I have recently changed my views

    alittle on this particular subject.
    Cocrispy Cocrispy
    22-25, M
    1 Response Oct 27, 2015

    His name was Fleming,

    and  he  was a poor  Scottish farmer. One day, while  trying to  make a living for  his family, he  heard  a cry for help coming from a nearby  bog. He   dropped his toolsand  ran to the   bog.There, mired  to his waist in  black  muck, was a  terrified boy...
    jml2000 jml2000
    61-65, M
    2 Responses Jan 3, 2014

    What is a Panic AttackA very important question

    if you're struggling with this condition. You should really understanding exactly what's going on behind the scenes.So what is a PA?A sudden feeling of acute and disabling anxiety.`Ok, that's the textbook definition, but i don't think that clears things up too much so let's go l...
    Lifeafterpanic566 Lifeafterpanic566
    31-35, M
    Feb 23, 2014

    Help Me! I Obsess Over Everything!

    Question: I have been living with panic attacks and anxiety for about 16 years. It started after I stopped using drugs. I constantly thought I was going to or was in the act of having a heart attack. Then, it started me checking windows and doors repeatedly every night, and the...
    Lifeafterpanic566 Lifeafterpanic566
    31-35, M
    1 Response Sep 9, 2013

    The bullies taught me to stand up

    for myself. Her death taught me not to take people for granted. My depression helped me to become a stronger person. The divorce proved to me I can get through anything. The alcohol abuse pushes me to create a better life for myself. I've learned so much and all because of the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 25, 2015

    Those words are in one of my favorite Christian

    songs because it is in troubled times that most turn to Him.
    geminigirl54 geminigirl54
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Mar 25

    doubt is a form of violence.

    ......it can move you
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 27, 2015

    Bad Things Is Good

    I learn the sometimes when bad things happen it ment for the good like losing a job sometimes a better one comes along and sometimes loving someone that you thought loves you God move them and you feel hurt and you find a love you never know ever could of happen. Taking a bus at...
    lifeChoices lifeChoices
    31-35, F
    Oct 31, 2011
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 25

    Got in a bad car accident coming back from

    Christmas break. My car is totaled, but with the loss of this car, I feel as though I was truly blessed in that I wasn't killed. Actually, I walked away without a scratch. Awkwardly enough, everyone I know is looking at the bad aspect of what happened. I, on the other hand...
    savedbygrace030312 savedbygrace030312
    26-30, F
    Jan 1, 2014

    At This Very Moment

    I know right now as I type this there is someone special in my life who has had something difficult happen right as the holiday season starts. I have to say with faith,hope and love from God and me that things will turn around.I see things looking very,very,different next year at...
    beachykeen beachykeen
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Nov 23, 2011

    Good Things Come In The Guise Of Badness

    though the ashes of destruction can come re-growth more beautiful than was before. so many times in my life have bed things happened constantly. yet in a way those things have shaped me into whatever the hell you can call me today. lately i have been noticing things that were bad...
    CaptainJackass CaptainJackass
    22-25, M
    10 Responses Dec 29, 2010

    http://gnosticwarrior.

    com/study-finds-human-dna-in-hot-dogs.html this earth waste nothing
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 27, 2015

    There are a lot of bad things

    that were blessings and more importantly learning experiences for me. Knowledge and growth are always blessings in itself.
    Shannon87 Shannon87
    26-30, F
    Feb 26, 2015

    Wish there are some blessings in disguise in my

    inability to change direction once one was set and even after knowing it is going to hit rock bottom.
    whyacinth whyacinth
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 5

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    Yeah coz you will do anything for him .
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    Of course they can :) :):)
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    26-30
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