Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Pain

Here is a quote I found the reflects the way I have been feeling the past few days:

Pain, it comes in all forms. The small twinge, a bit of soreness, the random pain, the normal pains that we live with everyday. Then there's the kind of pain you can't ignore. A level of pain so great that it blocks out everything else; makes the rest of your world fade away until all we can think about is how much we hurt. How we manage our pain is up to us.
Pain, you just have to ride it out, hope it goes away on its own, hope the wound that caused it heals. There are no solutions, no easy answers. You just breathe deep and wait for it to subside. Most of the time pain can be managed, but sometimes the pain gets you when you least expect it, hits way below the belt and doesn't let up. Pain, you just have to fight through, because the truth is you can't outrun it, and life always makes more.

3 comments:

Gracie said...

Sending you many hugs and thoughts! I truly hope things are getting better for you!

~KS said...

I think of you so often... I pray your pain gives you a break soon. Stay strong my friend.

Melissa (A Gracious Calm) said...

It's so true. Unfortunately.