Introductory Post: Mistress Sabila
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Question: So what the hell is a “Happy Sadist” anyhow?

Answer: Me! I am a Happy Sadist.

Let’s start with the simple bits: www.dictionary.com describes sadism in their cultural dictionary as, “Abnormal behavior characterized by deriving sexual gratification from inflicting pain on others . . . named after the Marquis de Sade, a French author of the eighteenth century, whose works describe many sexual perversities.” Actually, his name was Comte Donatien Alphonse Francois de Sade, he lived from 1740-1814 and he was a Count, not a Marquis. Get your facts right people. End history lesson, full stop.

So sadists are sickos who torture and kill people, right? Like Ted Bundy, the famous serial killer and Young Republican? Um, no, sorry. I do have occasional homicidal urges toward my fellow man, but since I stopped working retail those urges have significantly decreased.  I do, however, get off on hurting people. Let me clarify – I get off on hurting people who get off on being hurt. Two, or more, like-minded, consenting adults, etc, etc.

But where does the happy bit come in? I giggle while I hurt my masochist. No, really – I get this perverse joy every time he screams and I often find myself giggling like the March Hare at a tea party. I don’t just get off on causing him pain, I get goofy. There is no better sound than the desperate gasps of my masochist as he tries not to scream. It makes me smile just to think about it. In fact, I’m smiling right now. He truly is my favorite toy.

There are a lot of sadists out there who are very dark and brooding. Don’t get me wrong – causing someone pain responsibly is a serious endeavor that should include proper fore-knowledge, emergency paraphernalia, safewords and trust. But it should also be something joyful. If being dark and serious is where you find joy, go forth and brood! But don’t be that way because you think you have to in order to be a proper sadist.

Coming to terms with being a sadist and all it implies has not been an easy task. We live in a country that refuses to let Queen Victoria and her frighteningly puritanical morals die. But once I allowed myself to embrace the idea of sadism as fun for everyone involved – well, that made all the difference in the world!  I relish the dramatic flair inherent in BDSM scenes and approach it with a sense of dark glee. Next time you’re flogging someone, or stabbing them with needles, let yourself go and really enjoy the moment. Sexual interaction of all kinds should be fun. Now go get lost in someone’s screams and let yourself smile!

-M.S.

4 Comments

  1. Reply
    subrosanomore April 3, 2011

    To me this is no different than submissives/bottoms who laugh when they are being spanked. Laughter is as welcome a response in intimacies of all sorts. Good for you.

    • Reply
      MistressSabila April 13, 2011

      I have to admit that I prefer when my subs cry while being spanked…that whole…’sadist’ thing..ya know? Although the only sub who’s ever truly intrigued me is the one who looked over his shoulder and said, “Can’t you hit any harder than that? I promise I won’t break,” with a cocky grin. We’re engaged to be married now 😀 That grin just did me in I guess.

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    Happy Sadist April 4, 2011

    Nothing makes a Happy Sadist(tm) happier than a smart assed sub looking over her or his shoulder and saying “that all you got?” Makes a heart soar, it does.

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    MistressSabila April 13, 2011

    Or it makes a pain-hardened heart truly open up for the first time in several years. Not sure why, but that challenging little grin just caught my breath.

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