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    sorrow and sadness

    What are the differences between sorrow and sadness?

    Tks / ju

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    Re: sorrow and sadness

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    What are the differences between sorrow and sadness?

    Tks / ju
    Check out the following explanation: Rambling Jen: Sorrow vs. Sadness

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    Re: sorrow and sadness

    Quote Originally Posted by amigos4 View Post
    Check out the following explanation: Rambling Jen: Sorrow vs. Sadness
    But don't take Rambling Jen too seriously. Apparently you can't feel sorrow unless you believe in souls and God.
    She does make some useful distinctions though - like saying that an element of regret is present in sorrow, but not necessarily in sadness.

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