A temporary release from suffering
When we consider the nature of our lives, a great many of us are trapped in some kind of suffering as a result of external politics and conditions as well as problems we create for ourselves. Pleasure involves our senses of perception be it physical, mental or emotional with spiritual pleasure or ecstasy the highest emotion.
Suffering and unhappiness is not what we are designed for, it’s simply a consequence of a whole lot of stuff either real or unreal. The baseline for human well-being is peace from which happiness, joy, bliss and ecstasy can flower.
However when people are suffering, pleasure offers a temporary respite and yet it has also become
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On the shape of their breasts
Oh, I wish I’d looked after me dear old knockers, Not flashed them to boys behind the school lockers, Or let them get fondled by randy old dockers, Oh, I wish I’d looked after me tits.
‘Cos now I’m much older and gravity’s winning. It’s Nature’s revenge for all that sinning, And those dirty memories are rapidly dimming, Oh, I wish I’d looked after me tits.
‘Cos tits can be such troublesome things When they no longer bounce, but dangle and swing. And although they go well with my Bingo wings, I wish I’d looked after me tits.
When they’re both long enough to tie up in a bow, When it’s not the
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A Life imbalance
Over the past 100 years, obesity in the developed world has become a disease. The sedentary lifestyle, combined with an excess of refined foods is leading to a quarter of the population having to compromise their lives due to the effects of excess weight and they fall risk to diabetes and other dietary related problems.
The dieting industry has a high failure rate and diet alone seldom works. What does work is a fundamental change in life style which includes dietary changes. Diet programs regularly fail and people try many different and often expensive programs without any significant results.
So why do some people get fat while others don’t?
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