Hurt is a feeling of loss, a belying of expectations, a shock to beliefs. A rude jerk to the mind and its imaginations.
Can there be hurt without accumulation?
Can there be hurt without expectations and beliefs?
Are you not hurt the most when you want the most?
Who hurts us? Strangers or those whom we want to capture in relationships, and fail in our attempt?
Is hurt not another name for the shock that my relationship is not what I imagined it to be?
Hence, is hurt not a product of blind desire?
Truth never gets hurt. Only the ego gets hurt.
To live simply, innocently- in direct realization- is to live free of hurt.
~ Excerpts from the article, ‘The quality of relationships and feeling of being hurt‘
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