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Re: the next step?

Posted by annierose on September 26, 2010, at 17:04:11

In reply to Re: the next step? twinleaf, posted by wittgensteinz on September 26, 2010, at 13:04:29

"Just as we have to adapt to the discomfort of shame, we also have to learn to tolerate the discomfort of intimacy/closeness."

That's true but it's easier to tolerate shame than that of intimacy. For me, I was burned too many times when I eagerly sought intimacy - so my armour is heavy as a pre-emptive measure.

It is a powerful silence (and a healing one) that follows a new mutual understanding of something just discovered. It's reflective and filled with love.




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