I Can't Get a Grip On Life

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    A Guide To The Perplexed

    "Suicide?"  "Yes, you committed suicide." my Spirit Guide replied. "But I was dying of Parkinson's and my attorney acted to execute (I believe the legal term is) my advanced directive with assisted suicide in Zurich." "Yes exactly and that is why what you did was wrong.  You...
    miriamairim miriamairim
    61-65, F
    Feb 28, 2011

    Hell Is Other People...

    I am a professional in some field.  Surfice it to say I went to school for almost 15 years and made it to my dream.  I learned along the way that part of my suffering in life was due to other people encroaching on my boundaries.  So I lived alone with my pets and...
    miriamairim miriamairim
    61-65, F
    8 Responses Feb 17, 2010

    I Try

    I try so hard to do the right thing in life, to be responsible, to be disciplined and so on. It seems that I'm inches away,but just can't grasp it. My world seems to be whirling out of control, like I'm in the middle of a storm and I can't grab on to the object that will save me...
    swan2857 swan2857
    51-55, F
    4 Responses Jan 28, 2009

    Get A Grip

    When someone else says we need to get a grip on life: Well, if we can, I'm sure we would.  Some think it is easier said then done as if it what were experiencing is nothing.  I'm sure, if any would be in our shoes, they wouldn't talk and zip it instead.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Aug 17, 2011
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