Being an empath is frustrating, it is relating to the feelings of others on such a deep level that they are literally absorbing the emotions of the other person. Empaths are powerful people who can bring about an intense good in this world if they work hard at it.
Many empaths are so sensitive that they can actually feel the pain people of the people around. No I don’t mean they cringe at the thought of it, I mean they physically feel what the person is going through. Empaths often deal with things like chronic fatigue because of this, the energy and emotions of other people are overwhelming as you can imagine. While empaths are a bit complicated in general and hard to understand once you get to know one everything becomes quite clear.If you have an empath in your life you know the following things are true to their nature. Empaths are quite amazing and are truly capable of anything. If you know an empath consider yourself quite fortunate.
Things You Will Notice When in The Presence of An Empath:
1. They are extremely sensitive
Empaths are extremely sensitive and feel things on a deeper level than most people do.
2. They refuse to be lied to
If you lie to an empath you are in deep, because they can sense when people are being sketchy and you won’t stand a chance.
3. They are not judgmental
They will not cast judgment on you for anything you do or have done, granted if they see you doing wrong they will bring it to your attention, but they will not shame you.
4. They do not like harsh sounds
They tend to enjoy more soft and delicate noises.
5. They hate narcissism
They can sense a narcissist from a mile away! If you are one don’t try and feed off of the empath, they will shut it down.
6. They are good at giving advice
They are wonderful problem solvers so their advice usually works out well.
7. They are easily distracted
They focus less and are interested in everything. They can be looking at two things at one time and still be fascinated all the same. For instance looking at a flower bed they will see all of them as beautiful rather than picking just one.
8. They love animals
They look after their pets as if they were family.
9. They are often exhausted
They spend so much time absorbing from others that their own energy diminishes.
10. They are honest
A true empath will never lie to you! They are some of the most honest people you will ever meet.
11. They experience what others experience
You can tell they understand your pain when you are explaining it. It is not a fake understanding but a real deep meaningful connection.
12. They are wonderful listeners
You can talk to the empath about anything, literally.
13. They cannot handle negative images
They often try to avoid seeing negative images be it in the media or elsewhere. They are far too sensitive to see things like that with their own eyes, that being said if they have to look at it, they will.
14. They are not fond of crowded places
Even the most outgoing empath can be overwhelmed with emotions in a big crowd.
15. They are good at healing people
They are great at getting emotional turmoil over and done with.
16. They are sensitive to things like medication
They try to avoid these things as much as possible.
17. They will always offer to help when they can
No matter what if they can lend a helping hand they will, it doesn’t matter when or who you are. They sometimes would even help out their own worst enemy.
Empaths are truly selfless and are inspirational, to say the least. You should thank the empath in your life for being so strong and being there for you. For more information on empaths check out the video below.