Why do we cry?


Why do we cry?


We've all experienced a time in which we've had tears flowing down our faces. Whether it was due to an emotional moment or something was stuck in our eye, we've all cried before. There are a number of different reasons why people cry, and each one produces a specific type of tear.

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People cry for many reasons, such as an irritant in their eye, being out in the cold, feeling sad, watching an emotion-inducing movie, or even a...

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