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I Know Pain Is a Gift

We learn from pain, we become more then we want to be... 90 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    There's a saying that goes around 'pain demands to be felt' I'm sure you have heard it and I know to be honest it's bloody true from all my experiences no matter what you try to do...
    Cynthia901 Cynthia901 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    If you have a girlfriend will u be shy if others will know if you have a girlfriend? Is it really a person's trait or nature? What should i do?
    toughqueen toughqueen 26-30, F Feb 12

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    i quess i just hate my life.
    Nikkixjansen Nikkixjansen 13-15, F Feb 22

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    Compassion "You have the gift of compassion! Your heart is wide open and over flowing with love and kindness. You're a true empath at heart and there isn't a movie, book, play, or...
    Jim44444 Jim44444 61-65, M 6 Responses Feb 18

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    Compassion:You have the gift of compassion! Your heart is wide open and over flowing with love and kindness. You're a true empath at heart and there isn't a movie, book, play, or...
    GJOFJ3 GJOFJ3 56-60, M 7 Responses Feb 17

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    Compassion: You have the gift of compassion! Your heart is wide open and over flowing with love and kindness. You're a true empath at heart and there isn't a movie, book, play...
    submissivelittlewoman submissivelittlewoman 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 17

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    I am blessed with compassion. "You have the gift of compassion. Your heart is wide open and overflowing with love and kindness. You're a true empath at heart and there isn't a...
    Pinky65 Pinky65 46-50, F 8 Responses Feb 17

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    COMPASSION You have the gift of compassion! Your heart is wide open and over flowing with love and kindness. You're a true empath at heart and there isn't a movie, book, play, or...
    diablesse34 diablesse34 46-50, F 9 Responses Feb 18

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    For a person of my age, I have lived a lot of years. Many of them good, many of them bad. I miss a lot of things about the me I used to be, but in order to move on and embrace the...
    silenthawk silenthawk 46-50, M 4 hrs ago

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    I am a Sadist. I enjoy administering pain to masochists.
    Masterofslave Masterofslave 56-60, M 1 hr ago

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    http://www.playbuzz.com/josephinemayfield10/what-is-your-spiritual-gift Wisdom You have the gift of wisdom! You've always felt a bit like an old soul and a bit out of place...
    MrSquishy MrSquishy 41-45, M 6 Responses Feb 17

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    Nobody knows how different I amthe "out side" of me is not afraidnot full of pain, or even ashamedI smile, put a pretty face on and those around me believeof course nothing could...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F 5 Responses Feb 5

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    I am also a thought projector, I have many coincidences that correlate with my thoughts. I use to think it was a curse to me having everyone read my mind, but now it's starting to...
    mindgifted mindgifted 26-30 Feb 8

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    PROPHECY You have the gift of prophecy! But you already knew that you'd get this result, didn't you? Prophecy is a profound sixth sense that enables you to receive and interpret...
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 34 Responses Feb 17

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    You May Say, I'm a Dreamer ... You're a dreamer! Dreamers have the special gift to receive messages and reveal truths in their dreams. When you fall asleep, your dreams work as...
    SleeplessKnight SleeplessKnight 41-45, M 3 Responses Feb 21

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    http://www.playbuzz.com/josephinemayfield10/what-is-your-spiritual-gift Mine is Faith You have the gift of faith! You're a true believer. Whether it be faith in a Higher Power or...
    akindheart akindheart 56-60, F 8 Responses Feb 17

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    You saw only but a glimpse, but it was enough to leave you wanting more… Smiling at you and leaving you the task of peeling back the layers. A word of caution...it is a...
    dancingWATERz dancingWATERz 51-55, F 2 Responses Feb 22

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    Your salary is not love and your word is not love. Your clothes are not love and holding hands is not love. Sex is not love and a kiss is not love. Long letters are not love and a...
    SweeetKiester SweeetKiester 41-45, F 7 Responses Feb 24

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    Faith You have the gift of faith! You're a true believer. Whether it be faith in a Higher Power or in the essential goodness of humanity, astrology, karma or you name it, it doesn...
    WithGracefulness WithGracefulness 46-50, F 3 Responses Feb 19

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    There's this really good way of getting free gift cards all you have to do is click the link below and sign up to start getting free gift cards http://get.shopkick.com...
    Pizogoon Pizogoon 18-21, M Feb 12

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    Carpets are expensive, and when you are a home proprietor who may have designed the expense in a completely new carpeting youR30;appears great, having said that it also offers a...
    Jamys726n0sm9 Jamys726n0sm9 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 16

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    So Valentine's Day came and went. It was a nice day...breakfast in bed...sweet gifts. Received my first lingerie gift ever from my man of 15 years. Tried it on two times. Took...
    SexyMomma37 SexyMomma37 36-40, F 10 Responses Feb 16

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    StrengthYou have the gift of strength!Perseverance is your middle name! There's literally nothing that you can't overcome. No matter how many challenges you face or how many people...
    livelaughlovedream3 livelaughlovedream3 41-45, F 7 Responses Feb 18

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    A gift that would keep on giving and giving and giving.This is a gift one day I'd love to be given.My joy would be titillating!
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Who could know or interpret the language of love, as ravished heart spoke to heart? My cries mixed with his, pealing into the night, as hot, erotic ecstasy overtook us both...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Some bad things have happened. I truly believe Yahuwah had a hand in how things worked out. So, in October, my father got upset with me, over a plate in the sink, and he threw a...
    Maelui Maelui 26-30, F 10 hrs ago

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    Don't take me as egotistical or something cause I'm far from that. But ever since I was young I would just know the answers to a lot of questions people asked, & they were always...
    brandonswayye brandonswayye 18-21, M 2 hrs ago

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    I had RF ablation yesterday on my neck and all I can say is wow. I had a meltdown in the office before we even started & probably should have just walked out. I felt all the...
    Genesis922 Genesis922 41-45, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    What You Should Know About #Pain Relievers for #Treating Back Pain (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4120) If you are suffering from any type of back pain, neck pain or...
    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M Feb 16

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    I wish I could explain it properly. Sometimes I'm happy, and I feel weird about it, like it's not really me. Sometimes I feel a huge emptiness, as if nothing has any meaning or...
    mmmfood mmmfood 22-25, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I hide all my pain by smiling physically not everyone can see all the pain that is behind my eyes.... All they see is a person smiling back at them.... Nobody knows how i feel...
    CoolRockerChic CoolRockerChic 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 19

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    We went for a pedicure and I got my toes painted glittery gold. Then we speed at the beauty supply store and I bought some matte finish top coat polish for my fingers. As we drove...
    Sharon03 Sharon03 61-65 12 Responses Feb 19

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    Your Gift Is Sensitivity ... You are easily moved, and you have a strong emotional reaction to almost everything. Your sensitivity helps you get a lot out of life. You appreciate...
    submissivelittlewoman submissivelittlewoman 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 22

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    If children were gifts, we'd be able to return them, or at least exchange them.
    DonnaDomm DonnaDomm 26-30, F Feb 24

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    I totally understand how pain - being unloved when you need it desperately - can lead to resentment and outright hatred. I totally get how things even just within yourself - guilt...
    scalner scalner 31-35 a week ago

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