Generally the more positive experiences we have that come between us and a tragic event in our lives then the closer we come to healing from the traumatic emotions experienced.
The passing of time dims the memory to steal the hurt away. This ability of distance to diminish hurts could be because the new memories that we acquire are able to slowly and steadily become clearer within our mind than our older memories.
It could also be that our older memories no longer seem as relevant to our lives as our newer experiences are and so the older recollections fade in importance. Whatever the reasoning is it is very reassuring to know that for the majority of individuals time really is able to heal the emotional pain.
Healing will definitely be easier and take less time for those individuals with a strong sense of optimism and a healthy outlook on life and the future. Those individuals havin…