In the introduction to The Alchemist, Paolo Coelho claims that “intense, unexpected suffering passes more quickly than suffering that is apparently bearable.” What does he mean by this? Do you agree that there is a difference between how each type of suffering may be experienced by someone? Provide a concrete example of what he means.
English 12 Honors
Respond to the question AND comment on another classmate's response in at least 10 sentences. You can certainly disagree, but BE RESPECTFUL of the opinions/feelings of your classmates.