Realizing that you’ve reached the breaking point can be frightening;
it can also lead to feelings of denial, or anger, helplessness or even self-pity.
Admitting that the pain, fatigue or illness has brought you to your knees is a sign of strength. Allowing yourself to feel and to show your vulnerability is good, very good. Listening to what you need and asking for help when it’s bigger than you is even better.
When exhaustion took me over, I had to succumb to the illness. Accepting that I was sick and needed to slow way, way down wasn’t easy, but over the past 3 weeks I have had to.
And I’m glad I did. It was certainly inconvenient and I resisted, but my body led the way.
Of course there is a reason for everything, even shingles! I will explain why this is good for you to know.
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