Summary Of Pain By Diane Ackerman

279 Words2 Pages
“Pain” by Diane Ackerman 1. How you experience pain depends on the individual. Being able to brace pain depends on an individual’s culture or tradition. Despite the magnitude or how gruesome the wound might be, the pain can be tolerated. It is easier to think about something gentler to ease the pain you are feeling. Some religions encourage pain as a way to purify the soul. Take soccer players, they can hurt themselves badly and not notice till halftime or until they could afford the luxury of pain. Our culture contributes to our pain tolerance. For example, if we go into childbirth thinking it’s going to be painful then it probably will be. But other women from other cultures can go through it with no trouble; and can perform various painful

More about Summary Of Pain By Diane Ackerman

Open Document