Anger – Nearest relative to Resentment

Definitions of Anger

A strong feeling of annoyance, displeasure or hostility

A strong feeling that makes you want to hurt someone or be unpleasant because of something unfair or unkind that has happened.

A strong feeling of displeasure and antagonism.

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Anger, also known as wrath or rage, is an intense emotional state involving a strong uncomfortable and non-cooperative response to a perceived provocation, hurt or threat.[1][2]

A person experiencing anger will often experience physical effects, such as increased heart rate, elevated blood pressure, and increased levels of adrenaline and noradrenaline.[3] Some view anger as an emotion which triggers part of the fight or flight response.[4] Anger becomes the predominant feeling behaviorally, cognitively, and physiologically when a person makes the conscious choice to take action to immediately stop the threatening behavior of another outside force.[5] The English term originally comes from the term anger of Old Norse language.[6]

Anger can have many physical and mental consequences. The external expression of anger can be found in facial expressionsbody language, physiological responses, and at times public acts of aggression. Facial expressions can range from inward angling of the eyebrows to a full frown.[7] While most of those who experience anger explain its arousal as a result of “what has happened to them”, psychologists point out that an angry person can very well be mistaken because anger causes a loss in self-monitoring capacity and objective observability.[8]

Modern psychologists view anger as a normal, natural, and mature emotion experienced by virtually all humans at times, and as something that has functional value for survival. Uncontrolled anger can, however, negatively affect personal or social well-being[8][9] and impact negatively on those around them. While many philosophers and writers have warned against the spontaneous and uncontrolled fits of anger, there has been disagreement over the intrinsic value of anger.[10] The issue of dealing with anger has been written about since the times of the earliest philosophers, but modern psychologists, in contrast to earlier writers, have also pointed out the possible harmful effects of suppressing anger.[10]

Anger causes resentment and resentment causes anger. Both two very strong emotions. If these emotions are held onto for to long they can cause both physical and mental issues.

In Traditional Chinese Medicine it is proven that we store emotions in our body with Anger and resentment stored in our Liver.

As usual if you act on my experiences you must take full responsibility for your own actions.

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