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I Do Not Fear Death

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 395 People

    I Didn't Use To, But Now?

    I haven't feared death for a long time now. Death was familiar. Death took many that I loved. It wasn't that I thought I'd join them, but I saw that life went on. I saw that I would one day be planted in the ground too. And all the problems, and all the joys, all the worries...
    accomplice accomplice 41-45, M 5 Responses Oct 12, 2010

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    Shoot me. Chock me. Pound me.

    Let me died in my sleep. Heart attack. Cancer. Murder me. Just let me die. We don't all get to live forever. I should have died already. But I'm no dead. So kill me in the worst possible way ever. Make me suffer. Just kill me. Or better stab me. Make me die the way I was...
    Helloblah17 Helloblah17 13-15, F Feb 26

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    A Part Of Life

    i do not fear life.far from it.it is a part of life and i welcome it with open arms.i have had a few near death experiences.i just wish my time would could soon
    freeangel freeangel 31-35, F 6 Responses Nov 27, 2010

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    Im sorry everyone for everything i did to you

    weather you feel in love where my friend or i made you mad im sorry im gonna go now bye everyone
    sealare sealare 13-15, F Oct 24

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    Why I Do Not Fear Death

    I used to be worried about death, and to a degree, I still am, but ultimately, no, I am not afraid of death. Like everyone else in the world, I have reasons to fear things and to not fear things. One of the things that does not really scare me is the prospect of death. Without...
    MeadowsofHeaven MeadowsofHeaven 18-21, M Sep 25, 2010

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    It Would Be a Relief

    I am not afraid to die. At one time in my life i longed for it begged for it. Untill recentley i lived in a very dark world full of death abuse addictions and horrific violence. I have seen people shot beaten and stabbed. I witnessed friends overdose and die in car accidents...
    str8edge757 str8edge757 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 29, 2009

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    I think that society needs to become much more

    familiar/comfortable with the concept of death. We are so incredibly sheltered from something that we should all Look at in the eye. erasing the fear and panic that surrounds death. It happens to all of us, regardless if you chose to accept it, or deny it till the day you die...
    Mercurylucidity Mercurylucidity 18-21, F Aug 22

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    death is no big deal really,

    no more taxes, no more paycheck to paycheck and i doubt i've done anything to tick off the good man upstairs so i'm good with it. i don't think i need to go out of my way to encourage it, but it doesn't scare me
    trailsonrails trailsonrails 51-55, M 2 Responses Sep 21

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    Jacob1349035 Jacob1349035 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 26

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    iTzzMike iTzzMike 13-15, M 1 Response Sep 10

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    HAD A FEW CLOSE CALLS AND ANYWAY EVERYONE'S

    GONNA DIE SOMEDAY! I really don’t see the big deal about death… everyone gonna die anyway so there's no way you can be alive forever! I've suffered enough and experienced a lot of pain physically and psychologically so I am happy to go whenever! I've nearly died many...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    Death Will Come For Us All

    Let me just say I don't fear death because sooner or later we're all going to be die anyway. I just live life to the fullest and I live it each and everyday because you never know if today or tomorrow maybe your last day here on earth. I live for the moment and I walk on a thin...
    JimMorrisonRocks JimMorrisonRocks 26-30, M Mar 3, 2013

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    GirlInTheMountains GirlInTheMountains 26-30, F Nov 23

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    Living Free Of Fear

    I was a member of the LDS / Mormon organization, an organization that like many other religious groups maintains control through fear. Fear of retribution, fear of eternal damnation, fear of not belonging to the "One True Faith". Members, most descent and good people, are...
    ScottShaw ScottShaw 26-30, M 2 Responses Jun 6, 2013

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    Only Natural

    Let me start by saying that my feelings on death are not attributable to any religious dogma. Everything that lives likewise, dies. I believe that the willful persistence against death is wholly unnatural. It is one thing to fight against your own death when you are young and...
    VaritySinning VaritySinning 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 29, 2011

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    Have No Fear

    really I fear living in this world anymore with the way it has gone over the years death will allow me to be with my wife and her mother or the lady that brought me up and taught me to be a man
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M 2 Responses Nov 10, 2011

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    There isn't a logical point to being afraid to

    die. It's a natural part of life, and will happen to all of us. The point was never to hide under the blanket, dreading the day, nor was it to get from point A to point Z. It is always the journey getting there, and the pathway you choose to take to live the best life you can...
    LaurenJFisher LaurenJFisher 22-25 1 Response Feb 17

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    I kind of want to die .

    I'm not saying I'm going to commit suicide, but if I was crushed by a piece of heavy equipment, or the roof caved in on me, or choked on my vomit in my sleep I wouldn't mind. I just want to go in an unexpected way
    Caveman03 Caveman03 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 12, 2013

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    No Reason

    I've danced at the edge of Death's chasm before.  Many times.  By now, I see no call for fear.  Death is but the shadow side of life, the dark side that as creatures of the Light we cannot yet know.I've seen true evil and horror here on this side of the gap; I see no reason to...
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 14, 2011

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    I See No Reason To

    Everything on this planet has a time limit, so why bother worrying about it? I know I'm going to die one day, but that's still pretty far off and it doesn't really concern me.What concerns me is how I live my life BEFORE I die. I'm not expecting to make some huge impact on the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 2, 2011

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    Fear No Death

    Maybe dying, and how it may go. And if I don't fear death then why haven't I stopped fearing life and concerning myself with what others may think or react to my real thoughts? "good, you?" Has become a trained response when people ask how I'm doing. I rarely speak my mind...
    soulcrushingbass soulcrushingbass 26-30, M Nov 29, 2012

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    Although I'm Not Sure...

    I'm curious about the experience & what, if anything, happens then. I expect to die in the not too distant future, doubting any kind of immortality. Life is fun, but also pain (also the fun). I wouldn't care to hang around with alzheimers or similar ... what I've seen of aged...
    raedeejay raedeejay 66-70, M Dec 20, 2012

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    why fear death. in my opinion

    as soon as we were born we started dying. so this isnt life this is death itself. im not afraid now, so i doubt i will ever be
    5203am 5203am 18-21, F Mar 11

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    Eternity is not in my hands,

    but I know the one who controls it, people gave their lives do I can live free, why should I fear when it's my turn
    Freddie61 Freddie61 51-55, M 1 Response Mar 5

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    I do not fear death, the manifestation

    nor the action of dying. What I fear is the pain that comes with it. I force myself to believe it's the only way out, if I just took my own life I could end this tragedy, put everyone else out of their misery thus ending my own. I long for death itself, but to abandon the few...
    MakeshiftDeity MakeshiftDeity 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 18

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    I don't fear death because it can come at

    anytime. I just what I love to do with the time I have, and I'll continue to do those things until I can't and I'll die happy.
    addictedtoweightlifting addictedtoweightlifting 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 21, 2013

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    Do Not Fear Death

    We all know when we were born and we all don't know when we'll die.  I personally do not fear death, I just hope when my time will come, I won't be in any pain.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F Sep 4, 2010

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    Fear?

    My,  but aren't we a small group? I wonder why that is?  Perhaps you two have faced this foe down before as I have. Perhaps you've been with people and animals as they exited this life and have seen the peace and serenity that envelopes them when they are not fearful or...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 28, 2009

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    ....& as I prepare for the knife - to replace

    my neck_ I don't fear the competency of the surgeons in which who will perform my repair- yet I fear the timing of the end of my Story_ and when it may be- for there is an Angel I've been blessed to know - I am not ready to leave amongst the madness her on earth _ just yet...
    Ms12nv Ms12nv 46-50, F 2 Responses Apr 18

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    Related Experiences

    Not in a negative way though, I don't fear death but I don't welcome death either. I just "know" that there is something incredible beyond this life...
    angelonhigh angelonhigh 51-55, F 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I am trapped between my own emotions and pain. I can't get out. Every second leaves from my life, I feel like i am more getting trapped in it. I don't feel like I used to feel. My...
    deathiscold deathiscold 70+, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I don't fear death because I came close to it twice. Death is Something nobody can change or avoid. So it makes the time u have ever more precious. I look at life and death as 2...
    Shadow7398 Shadow7398 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I don't fear death. Death fears me.
    jack3683 jack3683 16-17, M 4 Responses Dec 5

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    I don't fear death because I've felt like I was dead for the longest. Nothing is more fearful in my opinion, then living a dead life....existing instead of thriving and living...
    SpanishRose10 SpanishRose10 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    I have no reason to fear death. It beckons me with open arms, warmer than that of my family, friends, and the woman I love. It makes me wish no one cared for me. Makes me wish not...
    JohnBobMac JohnBobMac 16-17, T Nov 23

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    I was gone (dead) twice. Once drowning when i was about 5 or 6 and giving birth. No one in my family or circle of friends really know this, t as i tried to explain to someone the...
    urwright urwright 41-45, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I don't fear death itself. I fear dying alone, forgotten, with no one to miss me
    TheWickedJester TheWickedJester 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 23

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    I have never feared death. I know where I will be going when I die so what is there to fear. Sometimes I have over thought it but then again there is no such thing as over thinking...
    batman1104 batman1104 13-15, M 1 Response Nov 27

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    I fear stupid things like love, or being judged more than I could ever fear death.
    KittayGoesRawrxD KittayGoesRawrxD 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I don't fear death because I'm already dead. Simple.
    BrokenWingedDove BrokenWingedDove 16-17 1 Response Dec 8

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    I don't fear death but doesn't mean I want to die or even try suicide XD I don't know when or how would I be dead, just wish I would rest in peace on my bed when my time comes X)
    Rinkika Rinkika 22-25, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    The secret of life is to "die before you die" --- and find that there is no death.
    LittleListener LittleListener 16-17, F 5 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    Death isn't something we should fear. No one is gonna die before their day, sooner or later we're all gonna die. I'm just afraid of what comes after death. I believe that if god...
    mayakelly mayakelly 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 10

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    I've had a great life, have a great wife and great kids. I've made great friends and done lots of kool stuff. Death holds no fear for me.
    Itwhizz Itwhizz 46-50, M Dec 5

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    Death fears me :)
    iamsodead iamsodead 16-17, M 4 Responses Dec 10

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    I really don't at all. I mean, the dreams that happen to me when I dream of being burried (yes, I have dreams of being burried every now and then) are unnerving, but I don't see...
    thegoodrebel10 thegoodrebel10 18-21, M a week ago

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    i always fear thinking about dying alone. not to death.dying alone is scarly thing.
    juryandrews juryandrews 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    But I fear lack of success before death. I also hope I die in an honorable way like saving a loved one..
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    death is a part of life and only when we accept death can we truly enjoy life
    stonerr686 stonerr686 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 22

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