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People carry different suitcases full of their own feelings every day and it's never the same weight as yours

People carry different suitcases full of their own feelings every day and it's never the same weight as yours People carry different suitcases full of their own feelings every day and it's never the same weight as yours
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When I think about feelings, I sometimes imagine a magical suitcase. We carry this suitcase everywhere we go, but not all of its contents have the same “weight.” Some feelings are heavy, like when we feel sad or overwhelmed. Other emotions, like joy and optimism, are so light they almost carry us. And then there are the times when our magical suitcase does truly strange things, pulling us in directions we don’t want to go. Anger can “pull” us to say things we later regret. So can jealousy. Sometimes it feels like the suitcase is full of concrete, and we can hardly drag it around.

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