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I Know Pain Is a Gift

We learn from pain, we become more then we want to be... 107 People

    A Lot of Pain Affects the Soul.

    I have experienced the darkness of pain.  There have been times of deep despair.  The complete lost of hope had shattered my whole being and has caused my foundation of personal beliefs to shatter.  It was a two year effort in peeling away my layers to find what...
    deleted deleted 26-30 11 Responses Mar 26, 2009

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    What A Concept!

    Why would anyone ever think to be grateful for trials and suffering? For me, it's Biblical; because God can use the hard times in our lives as tests which cultivate spiritual characteristics like perseverance. When you're going through a personal trial, I believe God uses it...
    DrewBerry DrewBerry 46-50, F 16 Responses Sep 27, 2009

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    Shower Me With the Gift of Pain, I Live!

    I know Pain is a gift. For one, it reminds you you are still alive. (*swoons over Criss Angel's endurance demonstrations*) I love modifying my body with tattoos and piercings in tribute to life and the people I love. Even in my darkest depths, I like rough love play, it...
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman 31-35, F 6 Responses Apr 14, 2009

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    This might be some of the best stuff I'll ever

    write. Pain, hardship, struggle, they suck. Today was definetly one of them days for me. But it's not like I'm the only one. Life is at times hard for everyone. You gotta understand, especially when it is rough, that it's these experiences that mold and shape us. They give...
    NewEra0916 NewEra0916 26-30, M 7 Responses Sep 27, 2014

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    Wonderful Tool

      (1.) Indivial tool    Pain creates a different/alternative level of awareness. Lakota Shaman will “cry for a vision”. This means they will endure great pain to achieve this alternative level of awareness. The most famous method is to hang from...
    Dewduster Dewduster 66-70, M 9 Responses Mar 5, 2009

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    This I Am Learning

    in my life, i've felt pain. pain from abuse, heartache, betrayal, shame. i have always numbed my pain with alcohol and drugs. i prefer escape to pain. pain is inevitable, though. as much as i've tried to run from it, it surrounds me on all sides. even the happiest moments are...
    deleted deleted 26-30 11 Responses Mar 10, 2009

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    Pain Is A Gift

    Sorry, I disagree at one hundred percent...I do not believe pain is a gift.  Who the hell likes pain and wants to suffer?
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 4 Responses Apr 27, 2011

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    I found this neat list in on some profiles so here's my version: [√]Smoked A Cigarette [√] Smoked A Cigar [√] Kissed A Member Of The Same Sex [√] Are / Been In Love...
    jenndee jenndee 36-40, F 1 hr ago

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    [] Smoked A Cigarette [] Smoked A Cigar (1 puff if that counts) [X] Kissed A Member Of The Same Sex [X] Have Been In Love [X] Dumped someone [X] Been Fired []Been In A Fist Fight...
    MrsRusty MrsRusty 31-35, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I feel like I'm pretty innocent. [X] Smoked A Cigarette [X] Smoked A Cigar (1 puff if that counts) [X] Kissed A Member Of The Same Sex [X] Have Been In Love [X] Dumped someone...
    nicolieflowergirlie nicolieflowergirlie 18-21, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    What I've done so far...most of which I'd do all over again 😀 [X] Smoked A Cigarette [X] Smoked A Cigar [X] Kissed A Member Of The Same Sex [X] Have Been In Love [X] Dumped...
    cmyk323 cmyk323 36-40, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    Can a woman's tender love cease towards the child she bears?Woman hold her head and cryCause her son had been shot down in the street and diedFrom a stray bulletWoman hold her...
    2sugarsplease 2sugarsplease 41-45, M 5 hrs ago

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    I know why I'm here. I know my destiny. I have seen the visions since I was 4. I've heard the voices since I was a little boy. Always singing the same tune. Always sending the same...
    chaekowski chaekowski 26-30, M 6 hrs ago

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    What I've done so far... [X] Smoked A Cigarette(s) - In 6th grade and almost burned my home down... [X] Smoked A Cigar [ ] Kissed A Member Of The Same Sex [X] Have Been In Love...
    TheOriginalSkittle TheOriginalSkittle 41-45, F 6 hrs ago

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    i heard Napoleon presented Josephine with one wedding gift. "a simple necklace of chains of hair holding a gold enameled medalion on which was engraved "To Destiny." A desire...
    Mdesires Mdesires 18-21, M 8 hrs ago

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    I am so accustomed to "pain", I grew used to it and loved feeling it. I don't do this to initiate a pity party and I don't do it for attention. I love making myself suffer in...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I know I'm a bad person and it's really difficult for me to care about anyone. I bring pain to others and after wish the pain I brought to them would come to me so I'm not always...
    CrownedSoul CrownedSoul 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Vivid memories, live again! My favorite book as a child was titled "Grayling". It was a book about a Fisherman who had gone out to sea, found a distressed baby seal in the storm...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    How to Really Get Deep Pain Relief the Fastest #PainRelief , (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4387) Read on to find out How the Sun HEALS Your Pain and Allow You to Get Deep...
    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M 5 days ago

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    So last semester I gave a surprise gift to my teacher. I wrapped it up all nicely like an Easter egg because it was almost Easter and attached it with a balloon which stated his...
    MyDoctorLove MyDoctorLove 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    Hey love..., Your life is going to be a roller coaster but you're a strong girl, just keep holding on. I want you to know that everyone is beautiful in their own way and that if...
    TheMorticiansDaughter TheMorticiansDaughter 13-15, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I want to cut myself right now but I know that i can't. It would be a step backwards that i would use against myself in the future. My husband (who I am Leaving) and i just had an...
    Etheros Etheros 46-50, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I know people are going to roll their eyes, and think "oh, he's just fishing to pick up women," or some variant of that. That's okay, I can't really blame them. But honestly? I...
    jdhammer84 jdhammer84 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 19

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    Im doing anything and everything to avoid Recognising how much pain im in. Im trying so hard not to because once i feel it ... I know it'll never stop . I dostract myself with...
    FAIRYboobs FAIRYboobs 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 18

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    The 3 Unusual Ways Weather Really Affects Your Pain #JointPainRelief, ( http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4374) Do you know that weather really affects your pain? Read on to find...
    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M Jul 18

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    For the last six months I have had horrible knee pain that has only gotten worse that has spread into my legs. I'm guessing it's arthritis. No pain meds help. I moved into an...
    karen2015 karen2015 41-45, F Jul 17

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    We strive for perfection, protection but every ounce of strength comes from my weakness and my failure. The family joke. Just live in sin now, marriage is just not something you...
    grommit3 grommit3 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    I sure do know what real pain is. Real pain is my ongoing cluster headaches and the 4 wk long nightmare in hell of 24/7 Trigeminal Neuralgia. My kidney stones, gallstones and 47hrs...
    hadyourchance hadyourchance 36-40, F 18 Responses Jul 17

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    Why Far Infrared Heating is the Best for Painful Muscles? (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4369) Read on to learn why a far infrared heating pad provides a world of difference...
    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M Jul 15

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    I have a 6-year old sibling who won't listen at all. He has violent tantrums whenever he doesn't get what he wants or whenever he does not want to do something like cleaning or...
    Shrous Shrous 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    I suck at painting. But I don't care. I use painting to express problems such as my mental illnesses; psychosis, ocd, depression, social phobia. I usually do abstract-ish paintings...
    zoesimonesays zoesimonesays 16-17, F Jul 14

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    Summer is around the corner. Last summer I bought myself a birthday gift. Very expensive therapy session. Long story short, I was in a point where I felt helpless so much. I...
    Natsuno Natsuno 26-30, F Jul 14

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    For a moment, just a moment, I was completely whole.So very ecstatic and joyful inside. Happy was the way I went when  I walked.I awoke dressed with a smile.Where'd did...
    LadyGallivanter LadyGallivanter 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 13

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    My hands hurt. That is the worst of it. My hands. They are always aching. It's like a constant dull ache in the joints. It's in the fingers and the wrists. It started in my left...
    FriendlyBryan FriendlyBryan 46-50, M 3 Responses Jul 13

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    The invisible cuts, the surgery on your soul that took place without your consent. I know personally, I can get swallowed by memories and triggers from my past and most of the...
    followthewhiterabbit followthewhiterabbit 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 10

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    I am 21, have endometriosis with severe pain. I had surgery to remove some ovarian cysts but the doctor said they will continue to grow. She gave me some time to try and have a...
    vmarie42494 vmarie42494 18-21 1 Response Jul 9

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    Why this Popular Painkiller Can Really Make You Terribly Sad? (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4359) If you want a risk-free pain relief, you should avoid this popular...
    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M Jul 9

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    Guys need help! My knee really hurts and has been hurting for a good few months I don't recall hurting it but then again I fall over all the time so .. But I found 2 lumps in my...
    Charlotte10001 Charlotte10001 18-21, F Jul 9

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    I have been suffering from CPPS for about ten years now. I fit the classic 'candidate' profile-an anxious personality, a back injury then unexplainable shooting pain in the stomach...
    fsmith9095 fsmith9095 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 8

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    What I’m about to say may be a little tough for some dads to choke down. Real dads cry. Real dads don’t follow the silly notion that “real men” are masters...
    TallMtnMan TallMtnMan 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 8

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    In India, festivals are the celebration of togetherness, of being one of the family. Raksha Bandhan is one such festival that is all about affection, fraternity and sublime...
    Rakhi2Canada Rakhi2Canada 26-30, F Jul 8

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    This experience is not for me. I can take the pain and get through it. Both physical, emotional and mental. But I know people who can't. I know people who want the pain to end, but...
    AbleSankovik AbleSankovik 18-21, M Jul 7

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