17:43 What’s the most painful thing I’ve ever experienced?
It taught me how painful life can be.
What’s the most pleasurable thing I’ve ever experienced?
It showed me how pleasurable life can be.
Without pain there can be no pleasure.
Without pleasure there can be no pain.
The two may see like polar opposites, if not just to highlight the other.
Without pain, how is one to differentiate pleasure from pain?
Without pleasure, how is one to differentiate pain from pleasure?
At times the two may seem almost interchangeable and at some point the line begin to blur – as the outlines that held together what was once thought to be depictions of the absolute nature of life snap and what was once pure black and white now become murky greys in a disarray of darkness.