I Know the Difference Between Sympathetic and Empthetic

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    People Get Testy to Easily

    When I talk about compassion and that I am not compassionate to certain criteria I get bombarded by people who really have no idea that compassion reeks of sympathy. Feeling sorry for someone. I'd rather have an empathetic person helping me.  They can sense my pain...
    Micayla Micayla
    61-65, F
    5 Responses Oct 27, 2008
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