Originally Posted by Kanzeon
Virtually everyone has experienced the reality that the intensity of pain is dependent on focus.
I don't think you understand the kind of phenomenon that Angela was trying to explain to you. She was talking about things which are, well, .... "paranormal" might be a suitable adjective. If not "paranormal", then at least it is at a level which defies conventional scientific understanding.
Stuff like this: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/e...ex/7355523.stm
Brief excerpt, to encourage readers to click on the link:
"It took between 30 seconds to a minute for me to place myself under hypnosis, and from that point I felt a very deep relaxation. |
"I was aware of everything around me, from people talking and at one stage a hammer and chisel was used as well as a surgical saw, but I felt no pain."