A Doctor's Personal Experience

S. Woodhouse
1980 Psychiatric bulletin of the Royal College of Psychiatrists  
DEARSIR, 'Mental pain is less dramatic than physical pain, but it is more common and also more hard to bear. The frequent attempt to conceal mental pain also increases the burden; it is easier to say 'my tooth is aching' than to say 'my heart is broken.' So said C. S. Lewis, and my personal and humbling
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