Reflections on Joy From an ‘Unhappy’ Person

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Joy and happiness. What even are they? I can no longer identify how they feel. I am sure I felt these things when I was younger but now I am no longer sure. Is it that warm and fuzzy feeling you get between your heart and your stomach?

I don’t think I am a cold, withered human that can no longer feel things. I can feel unhappiness but the other side of the coin eludes me. I remember…