Sometimes it feels like trying to run for your life while you are knee deep in quicksand. Hang in there my dear friend!
Not necessarily alone, but lonely
How Loneliness can overtake even the most outgoing of us
© Madelyn Griffith-Haynie, CTP, CMC, ACT, MCC, SCAC
from the ADD/EFD Comorbids Series – Part 2 of 3
Read Part 1 HERE – The danger of loneliness and isolation to health
Loneliness is a longing for KIND, not company.
~ Original Source Unknown
Loneliness is not a longing for company, it is a longing for kind.
And kind means people who can see who you are,
and that means that they have enough intelligence
and sensitivity and patience to do that.~ Marilyn French
The Longing for Connection
I came across the first version of the quote above in the early ’60s. I have long since lost the little book of quotes that contained it, so I have no way to find out who said it originally.
Years later I came across the second version…
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