My life was full of hardships until I came across WaniKani.
"I spent a great deal of time and effort on Koichi's autograph." "Good work on that!"
Since the shower head’s position is fixed in my bath tub, it’s such a pain to rinse the tub out when I wash it.
Suffering and labor. Sounds like the kind of thing these soft hands wouldn't want to deal with. These are hardships and troubles. Hopefully you don't have too much of this with kanji anymore!
This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.