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I Do Not Fear Death

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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 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 18, 2014

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    iTzzMike iTzzMike 13-15, M Sep 10, 2014

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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, 2014

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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...... Fear? No I don't fear death,

    it is life that I fear! Life is the scary reality for me, death seems like peace in a raging sea. Sometimes death calls to me in soft whispers, come and rest. My past is unthinkable, my present is at best unbearable, my future is uncertain! Why then, tell me this, why should I...
    AngeleyesUponU AngeleyesUponU 41-45, F 1 Response May 20

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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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    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, 2014

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    Lord Hades is my creator he is the one

    who created me to become deaths second half. I worship Hades the god of the dead. I call Hades my father because he is the one that created me as a spirit of death which means if death it's self fails to bring death to a soul. I will step in to plan the second death.
    Fallengod Fallengod 31-35, M Dec 29, 2014

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    I will treat him like an old friend

    when the time comes it is right thing to do even kings know how to behave.
    sroonaka616 sroonaka616 18-21 May 7

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    GirlInTheMountains GirlInTheMountains 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2014

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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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    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 46-50, M 5 Responses Oct 12, 2010

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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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    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 knew that religion is full of illegible

    material, that is the main reason I do not follow any. What bothered my mind was that how on earth can someone make a theory about afterlife and make people believe that? If you leave your body down with the maggots and worms and only your "spirit" goes to the afterlife, then...
    letmeliveyouidiot letmeliveyouidiot 18-21, M Feb 2

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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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    Jacob1349035 Jacob1349035 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 26, 2014

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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, 2014

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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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    I hate when people say

    that death is a part of life. No. Death is the END of life, you dumb *****.
    ftmFreddy ftmFreddy 18-21, T Mar 17

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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, 2014

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    Imagine taking a drug

    that shuts down all your voluntary muscles. Then imagine it makes you numb, so you can't feel your body or anything around you. Now imagine that you can see and hear everything around you, but you don't comprehend anything. Next, imagine those things replaced with silence and...
    ftmFreddy ftmFreddy 18-21, T Feb 20

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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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    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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    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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    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 16-17, F Oct 24, 2014

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    If I am, then death is not.

    If Death is, then I am not. Why should I fear that which can only exist when I do not? - Epicurus
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 10

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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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    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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    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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    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...
    LittleMilwee LittleMilwee 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 10, 2014

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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, 2014

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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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    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...
    LongLiveRockAndRoll LongLiveRockAndRoll 26-30, M Mar 3, 2013

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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
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 5, 2014

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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, 2014

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    I love thinking about death everywhere I go I look at people and think of them dying and I love to think of me killing them it's very fun. Death is very exciting.
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    I am a Christian. I know where I am going after I die. so I don't fear death. I am more afraid of an injury than the pain of death. part of me can't wait to be present with the...
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    The only thing that kills me to think about, is people missing me. My biggest fear, is having people cry when I'm gone, it hurts me. In a way, I hope people don't miss me that...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Tbh, i only have about 3-7 more things I want to do with my life. After that, Im ready to die. Im not scared. Im excited.
    Explorerofknowledge Explorerofknowledge 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I don't fear my death. My hope is I maintain a vital quality of life until the end such that one moment I am here and a moment later, the hereafter.
    Wm4eroticfunwf Wm4eroticfunwf 46-50, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I have a strong belief system in place, which feeds my spirituality and provides my inner peace. I have my ducks in a row and am ready to go.
    Olivia1962 Olivia1962 51-55, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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