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Stress

It can be stressful listening to problems all day long, but keep in mind that the people who are actually dealing with those problems are experiencing more stress than you are. Wouldn't you rather have to hear someone griping about a daughter who keeps grafitti'ing her closet doors than have to get down on your hands and knees and scrub the paint off yourself?