Is an emotion that is a sense of shared suffering most often combined with a desire to alleviate or reduce suffering of another; to show special kindness to those who suffer.

Compassion essential arises through empathy, and is often characterized through actions, wherein a person acting with compassion will seek to aid those they feel compassionate for. 

Compassionate differs from tiger forms of helpful or humane behaviuour in that focus is primarily on the alleviation of suffering 


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