I Could Have Died Once

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 407 People

    I have been officially diagnosed

    as a miracle. I should not even be here to write this.
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Dec 16, 2014
    darklotus01 darklotus01
    13-15, T
    1 Response Feb 18, 2016

    I was walking across the street

    and a truck sped though a red light while i was in front of it. i didnt leave my house for a few days because of that. i have PTSD now. post truckmatic stress disorder
    Twistedbutmellow Twistedbutmellow
    22-25, M
    Feb 18, 2016

    Not Once

    But 4 times that I know of. My parents have told me a few times that the day I was born I was silent coming out of the womb, I was in an incubator and monitored for weeks before I could leave the hospital. I have mentioned in a previous story when I was beaten by my mum's ex...
    Jokade Jokade
    26-30, F
    Nov 15, 2013
    MissImaginaryy MissImaginaryy
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 16, 2014

    I had a car accident a couple months ago it was

    really bad I was driving and we crashed I remmber before the crash I had 4 days felling weird like if something was ganna happen to me but I didn't know then after the crash I remmber I didn't want to get in a car and I'm not ganna lie I still get scared getting in the car do...
    yalzaga yalzaga
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 25, 2015

    when i was a year old i got real sick couldnt

    keep down any fluids had a high fever low blood pressuer after a weel they began to make funeral arangments for me. as a last effort the doctor gave me a drug that would either get me better or kill me after 2 days fever had broken and i was taking fluid.
    verdeguy verdeguy
    36-40, M
    Dec 22, 2014

    I could have died definitely more

    than once, but I'm not in the mood to write a novel, so I'm going to write about my very first time I could've died. My mom told this to me a few months ago. I was about one year old, maybe a bit younger. My mom and dad were walking on a road; my mom was far behind, enjoying...
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    1 Response Dec 16, 2014

    I remember that incident my dad told me

    where I drank medicine the wrong way that made me choke and run out of breath. I think I was around three or four around that time, I don't know. But yeah if I hadn't been rushed to the hospital then, I probably wouldn't be able to type this right now because I'm dead
    tobiii12 tobiii12
    16-17, F
    Feb 18, 2016

    7 Years Ago...

    If I didn't have my appendicitis surgery at exactly that time, I could've died. My appendicitis was inflamed and would''ve burst (eww, right?) and might've killed me. My surgery was just at the nick of time. God, I still remember the pain I went through after the surgery...  ...
    DarkAngel123 DarkAngel123
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 27, 2010

    I was so close. I tried to hang myself.

    .. My parents found me and resuscitated me. I get angry sometimes that they kept me here. I've attempted about seven times now... overdoses, hanging... hint hint I want to die do not resuscitate!
    orlamac100 orlamac100
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Dec 20, 2014

    Me + Water =not Such A Good Idea

    This was a while back, when i was 6-8 ish, i was swimming with my best friend and i was not the best swimmer, actually to tell you the truth i couldn't swim at all! My best friend was a really good swimmer so she wanted me to jump in the pool with her on one hot day.. so i did...
    xxcoixx18xx xxcoixx18xx
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 3, 2010

    It was the very first week of Secondary School,

    and I was too stressed to function. I remember tightening my school tie around my neck until I couldn't breathe, then I tightened it even more. I smiled, because I thought everything was finally coming to an end, but it wasn't. Someone had seen me and led a teacher to me, who...
    JustyIsCupcake JustyIsCupcake
    13-15, M
    Sep 23, 2015

    I had a horrible uterus infection

    and didn't have any symptoms and didnt even know that i had it. and just passed out one day and woke up two weeks later in the hospital from kidney failure. Since the infection got so bad and leaked into my blood stream it took two weeks to reverse the effects and well i almost...
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    1 Response Feb 18, 2016

    I was once driving at night

    and I was coming up to a stoplight. The light was red, so I started to break. When I got closer to it, the light had changed to green, but for some strange reason, I came to a complete stop and waited at the light, even though it was green. Right as I was about to go, this other...
    Emilia0659 Emilia0659
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 16, 2014

    when i was barely 3 years old my brother

    who was around 7 at the time almost shot me in the head with a pistol. i can remember everything. it amazes me because i was so young. i remember my clothes and my brothers clothes and the way the room looked. i was sitting on my aunts bed watching bugs bunny on a small tv that...
    ocifersanchez ocifersanchez
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 5, 2015

    Here To Stay

    I could have died everyday, but i didn't. I am still here to **** everyone off in some way.
    Arorin Arorin
    22-25, M
    16 Responses Mar 6, 2010

    My sister pulled me across the train tracks

    as I stood frozen in front of it. I couldn't believe it was so close to me. I was about 9 years old.
    LadyOfTheStar LadyOfTheStar
    31-35, F
    Feb 17, 2016

    Pizza Nightmare - i was working with about 6

    other ppl on an october night of 2013 around 8:45. i was with my manager and another female in the front of the store. i hear the door open and look up to see a surreal, semi-automatic gun with an extended clip aimed straight to my face(see the cover image i got off the news...
    snelletrail snelletrail
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Dec 16, 2014
    lilshug lilshug
    36-40, M
    1 Response Dec 16, 2014

    i'm fact i did physically

    but i wasn't ready and my will was strong so i came back. i had a second chance at life. and it really did happen
    SladeBolinLeaderofEp SladeBolinLeaderofEp
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jan 26, 2015

    i almost got hit by a car it slid off the road

    onto the sidewalk into a front yard 5 feet in front of me as i was walking on the sidewalk
    PurpleMonkey34 PurpleMonkey34
    22-25, M
    Feb 18, 2016

    I'm in high school, everywhere you go there is

    someone saying how teens are effected by peer pressure. The other day we had a whole class on it, and I started to laugh. My teacher got mad. I didn't tell her that the last time I had been peer pressured, I almost died. It wa by an awful person, she constantly was trying to...
    mcc1109 mcc1109
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 15, 2014
    voslung voslung
    36-40, M
    Aug 12, 2014

    I'm grateful every day

    for God's protection. I want to take the opportunity in this life to make as much of a positive impact as I can after my experiences.
    DoIknowmenow DoIknowmenow
    26-30, F
    Mar 23, 2016

    I was walking down the street,

    and was hit by a drunk driver.
    princessxbri princessxbri
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Mar 11, 2015

    i nearly died while me

    and my parents were driving a mate home and as we were passing some traintracks we went up a hill and our vehicle had stopped because the engine dropped from the bellypan and a loading truck came around the corner towards us because our vehicle moved on the oncoming lane luckily...
    blakeJ1 blakeJ1
    26-30, M
    Jan 23, 2015
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