I Wish There Was a Way to Ease Everyones Pain

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    Small Answers to a Big Question.

    I once asked our minister at church why there was so much suffering in the world and how could a loving God sit back and let it happen. His answer was that some suffering is necessary because in the same way that without rain or cold weather, we wouldn't value sunshine...
    RobertaSunset RobertaSunset
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Feb 6, 2008

    A Form of Sponge

    I do wish that there was some form of absorbing the energy that sustains pain into a form of sponge and being able to make it be eradicated in regards to the person who is suffering. I see so many of my friends faced with problems and feelings of which they cannot escape and...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Sep 17, 2008

    When I Was Young...er

    I had (and still have) this problem. It is called empathy. Sometimes I only have to look at a person and the depth of there pain leaps at me! Some times it is so strong it completely overpowers me and I start to weep. I used to get to the point where if I touched them they could...
    btrflysfound btrflysfound
    Aug 24, 2008

    There Is a Way to Ease the Pain

    I have experienced a lot of emotional pain growing up and struggled with it for a long time.  I also experience the pain of other people.  I have come to learn and respect pain.  It is no longer my enemy.  It has beocme my ...
    coachme coachme
    1 Response May 15, 2009

    Love Heals

    Unfortunately though, it's not always enough.   I truly wish that I could wave a magic wand and cure everyone's heart, mind, soul, and body.   I hate seeing so many people hurting.  There are people that are close to me that can barely make it through the...
    BlasphemousAngel BlasphemousAngel
    31-35, M
    7 Responses May 28, 2009
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