Asking this as a self-described masochist: Is pain purely physical, or is there

Asking this as a self-described masochist: Is pain purely physical, or is there

Asking this as a self-described masochist: Is pain purely physical, or is there a psychological component, too. And is it inherent in pain that it is avoided/disliked? Is it possible for a person to truly enjoy pain, or is a masochist's experience with pain transformed by the fact that they enjoy it that the experience can't really be called "pain" at all?

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