Do you feel your eyes tear up each time something stirs you up – no matter how inconsequential it is? It does not matter if it is a piece of news about a mass destruction or a simple act of kindness you just witnessed. You feel easily moved and at times are left wondering if something is wrong with you? DO you feel a slight ring of truth and guilt each time somebody accuses you of being a cry baby (which coincidentally is pretty often)?
Well, no, you are not a cry baby AND there is nothing wrong with you. You are simply a sensitive person. Being a sensitive person is something which somehow in present times has taken on a more of a negative connotation than a positive one. It is seen as a handicap, a sign of someone who cannot keep his or her emotions in check. What they fail to realize is that sensitivity is a gift.
Yes, you heard that right. It is a gift. The reason why nobody believes so is because its perks and benefits are so subtle in nature. Read on below to realize how helpful and amazing it really is: