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Yes, often it's a torrent more than a person can withstand.

For some of its lesser storms, though, this advice may be valuable:

"Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass...It's about learning to dance in the rain.”

― Vivian Greene
[@9537,LadyBronte] Thank you, I appreciate that.
In time, we will see our way clear to the other side. Pain has a way of having us believe our darker seasons are permanent. But the storm will pass, it's always only just a while to dawn.
LadyBronte · 56-60, F
[@469015,SethGreene531] It does feel permanent. I don't believe I could have been hurt worse. If so, I don't know how.
[@9537,LadyBronte] I hear that, and have seen over these many months what you've suffered ❤️. It no doubt feels like a blackness that wont lift.
Few pains compare to that of a broken heart. A soul rending, deep cold, knife-like. It's a wonder it doesn't stop your heart altogether.

On picking one's way through life's inevitable storms, and their trap doors and setbacks:

(the last link--while not directly related-- has general concepts that may be especially of use.)

https://blog.usejournal.com/suffering-in-silence-during-dark-times-c7c9d64547ab?gi=6f69791f3740

https://www.brainpickings.org/2016/10/17/may-sarton-journal-of-a-solitude-depression/

https://betrayaltohealing.com/women/

KuroNeko · 36-40, F
It just snows 🥶
LadyBronte · 56-60, F
[@1095867,KuroNeko] 🥶
NoCode5 · 41-45, M
Yes. My day was exactly this
LadyBronte · 56-60, F
[@1192985,NoCode5] This has been my last 2 months.
NoCode5 · 41-45, M
[@9537,LadyBronte] sorry to hear that
LadyBronte · 56-60, F
[@1192985,NoCode5] Yours too. :(
Mamiz · 51-55, M
Plenty of times 🌧️
Northwest · M
I live in the Seattle area. Sometime it's nothing but mist, for weeks at a time.
LadyBronte · 56-60, F
[@9416,Northwest] Not sure I would like that constantly.
Peapod · 56-60, F
Piper · 61-69, F
Yeah. Seems like it'll never end...sometimes.
LadyBronte · 56-60, F
[@910977,Piper] My life lately.
WonderGirl · F
[youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ChWWhzmn6YA]

 
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