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I Know Pain Is a Gift

We learn from pain, we become more then we want to be... 80 People

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      (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 13 Responses Mar 5, 2009

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    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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    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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    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 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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    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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    karienight karienight 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 30

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    I know the pain of natural childbirth, and emotional pain. Pain of broken friendships and torn relationships. The pain of wanting to know why something has happened to you but not...
    strawberry38 strawberry38 36-40, F Jul 1

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    As of today I find myself thinking is being in this much pain worth it. I know god only gives you what you can handle but somedays I can't handle all the pain. I could never not be...
    karienight karienight 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    Trust me, I know. I know what's it's like to feel pain.
    EllieBlythe EllieBlythe 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    You'll never know pain until you look into the eyes of someone you love and they look away.
    AnaGaray AnaGaray 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    Yet he let me down again and I cant stop crying I love him a lot without him im nothing why doesnt he understand that? he just hurts me more than more so if he did love me why...
    CallmeShaneyney CallmeShaneyney 13-15, F 10 hrs ago

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    A little story about a heartbreak... She was in love with him. He did not love her back the same way. His presence made her fall in love with him more thinking he wanted to stay...
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    The very first day I had my period, I had just turned twelve a week before. My parents birthday gift to me was to trust me walking around town alone for a set time, and then...
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    Me is not trash. Me da sees me as it. Get past it they say. You know you is good they say. Why dont he see. Why is my joy based on him knowing. Me gets happy when...
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    How Faith Grows By Mark A. Finley I recently conducted a weekend series of meetings for college students about the Holy Spirit and revival. After one of the presentations a student...
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    I really do. It's relaxing. But I'm panicking a little because I've barely started one that I really need to have done this week...it's a gift lol. Oh well, they will get it when...
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    I agree with everyone here. I am now 12 weeks post surgery for a full tear of my rotator cuff. It's more painful than the imagination. Simply indescribable and my heart goes out...
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    My mind is a tangled mess currently, This is a random post to hopefully get some of the randomness out of my head. I appreciate advice, but please message not comment. I am...
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    It's not that I want to die (not anymore...not since I started praying and trusting in myself and a higher power), but i just want the pain to stop. I know that one day, things...
    lunabyrd666 lunabyrd666 18-21 Jun 24

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    mrhumble mrhumble 70+ Jun 30

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    Life is God's greatest gift to us. The moment you think you are simply blessed for being alive and healthy, it makes your day a whole lot better. Have been sad lately, but I have...
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    What would be the gift I must give? Private message me
    Michelleisme Michelleisme 22-25, F Jul 10

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    I wanted to buy her a gift for her birthday today, but I am down to my last couple of dollars, literally. I get paid next week, but that's not in time to go shopping. so...what...
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    I had acl surgery a year ago from today and have been addicted to pain killers (morphine, hydro co, codeine) ever since and I haven't been able to put them down. The physical pain...
    Marielights Marielights 16-17, F Jun 27

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    I am 16 and started my periods when I was 10/11... ever since my periods have been getting worse and worse but the doctor doesn't seem to believe me. I am sick and bedridden during...
    LozzaWozza123 LozzaWozza123 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 30

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    I have been in a massive amount of pain for the last few days but this pain has been on and off for months now. I thought that maybe it was my posture or something but after doing...
    sunniedays89 sunniedays89 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    This is his story I really need help were at our wits end.(In His words) I have been struggling with a diagnose for many years now and most doctors have given up on helping me i'm...
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    I changed my personality 3 times since I was born, cuz if I stayed the same I would've killed myself when I was 9. The first time i changed my personality was because of my...
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    And each time I feel my knee getting weaker, my heart is drowning in pain and I feel on the verge of giving up. So weak, that I pray for him for more strength to push through each...
    fearlesslyliving fearlesslyliving 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    hispainismypain hispainismypain 61-65, F 3 Responses Jul 12

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    This is just a summary of my journey. When I was younger I would hear a voice call my full name when I was alone. Later I found out that is was God calling out my name. (At last...
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    Pain Something i yearn for Something i need Something i desire You see, we all have something that is pleasurable, and for me it is pain. It's something not explained. A touch is...
    MayaMoonShadow MayaMoonShadow 16-17, F Jun 25

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    Anyone else dealing with chronic pain? I have has 3 back surgeries, the last a fusion. None really helped, my left buttcheek and the back of my left leg is numb. Has been for 6...
    RMCG RMCG 51-55, F 1 Response Jun 26

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