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I Know Pain Is a Gift

We learn from pain, we become more then we want to be... 104 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    The worst thing is when pain isn't being taken seriously. I have chronic pancreatitis and it was on and off for 9y that I I had a c.t scan and discovered that I had calcifications...
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    Faith is not knowing what the future holds, but knowing who holds the future. When you feed your faith, your fears will starve to death. It's about stepping out, when you don't...
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    Hey, if you're reading this and you have an advice or an opinion I'll be glad to read it because I'm looking for that one advice or quote that will get me through this. Where to...
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    Why Flu May Really Cause Back Pain and How to Prevent It? #HomeRemedies , (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4461) The most common question people want to know is why the flu...
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    Living with a person who has chronic pain means that for the rest of my marriage my pain never counts. I don't count, and I find this incredibly lonely. I am my only sounding...
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    My parents had an artificial tree. Ii was kept in the attic the rest of the year. It had to be assembled by the color coding on the stem of each branch. We only had this cheap...
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    No one will know the pain I felt when I opened my eyes to realize, like yesterday’s sunshine, you are no longer by my side. I’m sitting in the car on my way home from the...
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    Not only do I love giving gifts, I also love making them. I sort of pride myself on being creative and crafty. One year for Christmas I made wizard's wands for my best friends...
    Taliafaye Taliafaye 18-21, F Aug 19

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    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M Aug 19

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    I had a hideous experience last night. This is by far the worst I have ever gone through. I went to bed last night with mild cramps and I knew it was happening. I woke up 3 hours...
    ForeverIsOver ForeverIsOver 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 19

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    I really miss that surprising feeling when somebody gives me a gift
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    TMI warning haha ! I have paralyzing pain for most of my period and the pain gets worse with every period. I go through so many tampons ( super plus ! ) that it feels unnatural...
    coffeentea coffeentea 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    It's been over three years since my ex left and for anyone in the 'raw' stages of a break up, I can only say you need to ride the storm because it really will get better for you. I...
    Gavriella Gavriella 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 18

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    I have had CRPS for 5 years. I am a flight attendant and had a passenger fall on me. I first noticed weakness in my legs and a shooting pain down my legs and severe low back pain...
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    Ignatia’s 8 Benefits for Remarkably Relieving Stress and Pain Here #PainRelief , #StressRelief , (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4439) The scientific community has been...
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    Didn't think breaking up with someone would be so hard... Tough... Painful... Numbing... I feel lost... Even though I know it's the right thing to do...
    ThatPrettyGirl ThatPrettyGirl 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 16

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    When I knew I would be dead by morning, on July 22, 1973, I looked in the only place I had to look, and that was up. There was no way out of dying. My doctors gave up all hope. Now...
    GraceIsMine GraceIsMine 66-70, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    Why do you want to die? Why do you self-harm? Just why? You're hurting everyone who loves you. Thats all I ever hear. Well...here's your answer. I don't want to be alive anymore. I...
    lexrae lexrae 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    I have always loved to draw but I don't have the confidence to paint. I don't know what it is but I have a massive block about it. Put a pencil or pen in my hand and I am fine but...
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    I have really painful. Pain killer, anti acid tablets, calcium supplement, herbal tea... But still painful. I had to go to doctor to get another set of pain killers. Gosh the only...
    Katerinafaith Katerinafaith 16-17, F Aug 14

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    The answer was so simple it astounded me, a question I had asked all of my life was revealed to me in such simple straight forward logic that there is no debate that it is the...
    IowanLocal IowanLocal 22-25 Aug 14

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    I have more experience than any person I've met in both physical and emotional pain.
    Slavegirl86 Slavegirl86 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 13

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    TheQuirkyQuasar TheQuirkyQuasar 26-30, M Aug 13

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    I've just been through the most excruciating kidney infection I've ever experienced. It was torture. Now I'm incredibly depressed.
    Jayde88 Jayde88 26-30, F Aug 13

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    ssweetdisspositionn ssweetdisspositionn 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 13

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    Jesusfoundme Jesusfoundme 31-35, F Aug 12

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