Have you ever heard of meta-emotions?
They are kind of like an add-on you place on the original emotion.
Like being afraid of fear.
It’s real and it complicates mood disorders. It’s something it pays to know about.
We can rest confidentially that God will always help us make the right decision. Asking for wisdom a head of time is the best way.
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