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Take Pleasure

I’m learning to live as if everything is a pleasure. It sounds preposterous, and I don’t intend to laugh at tragedy or others’ pain. Living as if everything is a pleasure helps me stop, refocus, and notice my negative reactions to others’ behaviors or beliefs so I can learn that it’s my inner en ..