literally "the exquisite pain" - the particular agony of wanting someone who doesn't want you
"ive witnessed that la douleur exquise is the most heart wrenching pain a person can experience."
a hypothetical conversation that you compulsively play out in your head
"i often ponder if other people jouska as much as i do"
an awareness of the universe that triggers emotional responses too deep and powerful for words
pronunciation | yoo-gehn
"she pertained a sense of yugen that anyone could admire with great respect"
the realization that each passerby is living a life as complex as your own.
"i often sonder about the strangers walking past the coffee shop"
a homesickness for a home to which you cannot return, a home that maybe never was.
"hireath is a heart wrenching experience, and there is no cure."
someone with deep sensitivity to the beauty of nature
pronunciation | "es-THEt (ess- THEET)
"her aesthete nature showed when she looked at the forest with a certain longing and respect in her eyes."
the act of jumping into puddles.
pronunciation | hop-E-'pod-dla
"i enjoy hoppipolla on rainy days, it's calming."