Struggles with lustful thoughts and desires

For a while, I’ve been trying to suppress my lustful or sexual thoughts and desires, but it keeps coming back and I feel overwhelmed and frustrated at myself. Despite me praying, this problem keeps persisting. Part of me wants to stop being so preoccupied about liking the female body, but the other part of me wants to let myself admire it while trying not to lust (which seems almost impossible). I just feel like I’m playing with fire at this point and I don’t know what to do. I feel bad.

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