"This is so true. If I waited to be pain free I'd still be waiting! Add fatigue too the pain, of course. And don't forget the payback the next few days. This is one of the reasons I struggle when people tell me I "look better" or "look well today" when in truth I'm running on sheer will power.
and that's how it goes living with Fibromyalgia... Glad that I have now accepted it for what it is instead of wasting my time and precious energy trying to make well people in my life understand. No more guilt either, it IS what it IS whether understood by others or not, period.