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I Stopped Someone Else's Suicide Attempt

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 20 People

    I Stopped Someone Else, And Now I Want To Do It Myself

    My ex, tried to slit her wrists and I put my hand in the way, she cut me and when she saw the blood she freaked out. But a couple of nights ago she cheated on me and won't stop lying to me, and now I plan on killing myself, and I have the whole thing figured out.
    BloodBane BloodBane 22-25 Aug 13, 2012

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    Oh Brother

    My brother is fighting his wife at my house maybe six months ago. He storms outside. I don't initially chase. I begin to worry. She leaves with the kid. I go into the backyard and find him on a ladder propped against a tree. I look above him and see a noose. I've never felt such...
    PreferAnAstronaut PreferAnAstronaut 18-21, M Jul 14, 2011

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    My Boyfriend's

    It was Monday, now 3 weeks ago. I still cannot believe it happened, or cannot believe it anymore. The good news first, he is in therapy and getting better fast... My boyfriend has serious depression and is now in mental hospital for the third time this year. In between sometimes...
    LittleAnt LittleAnt 26-30, F 2 Responses May 27, 2009

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    It's Been A Year Ago Today...that My Mom Tried To Commit Suicide~

    My mom had been dating this guy for a little over a year (He was still married but had been so-called "seperated" for 9 years.)  Ever since my mom came into the picture his "wife" has been calling him (once she called 44 times on his cell phone in 1 day >.<) demanding he do...
    DarkenedAuras DarkenedAuras 26-30, F Oct 13, 2012

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    2 Someones.

    And cried for both of them, they both survived. They both thought nobody'd cry for them, that nobody would miss them. Well I wasn't the only one that cried for either of them and I also wasn't the only one that would have missed them. I want them both to know that. You'll always...
    elpatitofeo elpatitofeo 18-21, F Apr 30, 2011

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    Can I Force Him to Live?

    My boyfriend is back in depression again, after 3 good weeks, I hoped it would be over. He left the mental hospital. But I was wrong, he as not yet solved the problem. The only problem is not the job. He just fears any sort of changes... He is again talking of suicide, he tried...
    LittleAnt LittleAnt 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 1, 2009

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    Next Door Neighbour

    I was walking home from school, when I saw a women standing on the edge of a building. Of course I just thought it was nothing until I saw the police cars and the ambulance and the fire engine and everybody being told to stand back behind the police tape, and the people shouting...
    ImOkayNow ImOkayNow 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 21, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    So I'm a 17 year old guy who was pretending to be a girl that I know in real life. I really don't know why I did it, I guess I wanted attention, because she's really cute looking...
    GuyHOLLER GuyHOLLER 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 23

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    Im a 16 year old girl who pretends to be someone else in my mind. I started doing this when I was like 12 or 13. I pretend to be this really beautiful girl named Lily who has...
    ABB98 ABB98 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I really hate what my life has become. It seems like every time I gain something, every time I take a step further, its only so I can fall back farther. I can relate only to the...
    ArisaM ArisaM 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 6

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    I feel like such a ****** person. I was pretending to be someone else and met a really nice guy. I just blocked him on everything because I have to stop. It's like I'm addicted to...
    Knope77 Knope77 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 16

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    I think it pretty much started when my girlfriend died. I was driving and fell asleep at the wheel. A friend of mine, who I met online and have continued to talk with really helped...
    JTC888 JTC888 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I just don't understand why someone commit suicide. God gave us a free will to know what's best for us. Our life is precious and we are created with purpose. I can't imagine how...
    Yojj13 Yojj13 31-35, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I met someone on the internet last night. He was 20, I'm 15 and I only knew him for a few hours but I talked him out of suicide. He was already bleeding but I convinced him to...
    lucy707 lucy707 13-15, F Aug 10

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    What kind of mental disorder is this? I pretend that I am a celebrity re-acting their movie lines as them. I've been doing this since I was eight years old. It first started...
    Heaven360 Heaven360 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 22

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    For over the last year I have been involved with an old friend who is married. We are having an affair, at least we were. A month ago his wife discovered his affair and he decided...
    michaelsotherwoman michaelsotherwoman 36-40, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    I am A God fearing woman, but right now I am so confused. I have been married for 18 years. My husband has beat me, cheated on me and put me threw hell. I have a daughter that's...
    Sweetestrose Sweetestrose 41-45, F 6 Responses Aug 18

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    I will never forget him. I won't understand why he wanted to die. He was one of the kindest people in the world. Hell, he loved me more than my own blood did. It was horrible...
    Musicthataltersyou Musicthataltersyou 18-21, M Aug 6

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    One of my bestfriends all through high school that I actually dated for like a month when I was a junior took his life yesterday by stepping in front of a semi. He always made life...
    TomarkLove TomarkLove 18-21, F Aug 23

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    This was not supposed to happen. But it did. I love my wife. She is the standard against which all women are measured. She is my soulmate and my best friend. Yet, I'm falling for...
    Ashman13 Ashman13 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 7

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    It's been a long time for me not posting anything on this wall. I'm quite busy now since I've got this new job. This new office is also where I met him. Before I start the story...
    NevaWhite NevaWhite 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    "Be yourself, unless it's being sad, because nobody wants to be around a sad person." "Fake it 'till you make it" I've been faking it for almost seven years, and for seven years...
    MichaelBayArea MichaelBayArea 22-25, M Aug 4

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    I have been married for 10 years, together for 14. My husband and I have two children together. Almost our entire relationship he has worked two jobs, almost never home and even...
    dragonflydreams dragonflydreams 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Record stands at nine and five. Four of the five never told me. Couldnt do it for a living. Because i am proof that pros lie. Few help us. They sedate us or deny...
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Aug 10

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    Woke up feeling like there was a hole in my chest. I'll admit I want to wake up next to you again.. I know that will make me hurt less... Not just me, you too. We both Hate the...
    LaPrincesaCx LaPrincesaCx 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 4

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    Although I've only been married for a year, my husband and I have been together for almost 14, we're high-school sweethearts. He's the drummer and back up vocalist of the band...
    Schmoolie Schmoolie 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 25

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    Black by Pearl Jam "And now my bitter hands cradle broken glass of what was everything'' "you'll be a sun in someone else's sky"
    GoodEnough09 GoodEnough09 41-45 Aug 19

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    I really hate it when i'm with friends and they start talking about how much suicide is a stupid thing and that people who cut are not normal ones, Its really bother me because...
    Minju96 Minju96 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 11

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    My teen daughter committed suicide last year, and I wrote a book that's being published in 2015 about it : "Once The Storm Is Over: From Grieving To Healing After The Suicide of My...
    ninabingham ninabingham 46-50, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I take depressions and suicide attempts seriously.. and I'd really help you get through it. I'll do my best to help x
    kittyblackeyes kittyblackeyes 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 24

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    My teen daughter committed suicide last year, and I wrote a book that's being published next year about it : "Once The Storm Is Over: From Grieving To Healing After The Suicide of...
    ninabingham ninabingham 46-50, F 4 days ago

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    This is a short story about a girl I met on the train. It was roughly four months ago today when I had started getting the train from Hastings to Brighton for work. It only took a...
    Ashh2 Ashh2 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 8

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    After losing my best friend to suicide three years ago I have made it my goal in life to help others. Whether it be just sending someone an encouraging message while they seem down...
    PrincessKayleigh PrincessKayleigh 16-17, F 5 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    Well I met this guy online he seemed so nice so we went and met each other and I found out he was nice hot and all that but after 10 minutes of being with him we did a few things u...
    JC6596 JC6596 13-15, M 4 Responses Aug 6

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    Today is a stressful day, for the first time since my partner was a child he is seeing a counselor on his own. Of Course he is resistant to change and wants all the details and...
    lonelyASgrlfrnd lonelyASgrlfrnd 22-25, F Aug 7

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    I've always loved him since I met him. His sparkly brown eyes, his little soft-lipped smile, his tattoos, the way he dressed however he wanted and did whatever he wanted and never...
    Somejoygirl Somejoygirl 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    The Wake Up Call! When we were in ninth grade we had a teacher called Ms Perkins for mathematics. She was a good teacher but dead strict and she wouldn't hesitate to pull out the...
    Tina303 Tina303 41-45, F 3 Responses Aug 20

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    I am in love with someone who's in love with someone else, who is in love with someone else. Can't you see I am in the same boat? I'd be there for you but I get it. They're the...
    LoverOfAllSouls LoverOfAllSouls 13-15, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    Well let me tell you now, as you begin to read this my thoughts are not going to be in order. I like to call it Freestyle of the thoughts meaning whatever im thinking, or feeling I...
    natashaxxs natashaxxs 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 21

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    I have lived a little while now, I suppose. Life's lessons are not easily forgotten, if one is paying attention. I have experience dealing with dysfunctional situations, alcohol...
    TtotheD TtotheD 56-60, M 4 days ago

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    Basically, I want someone to be in my life where we can depend on each other to be there no matter what. I mean, life always has it's ups and downs but sometimes it's hard telling...
    madaline254 madaline254 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 14

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    I've kept a secret from you. You thought that I was perfect, but I'm far from it. I know I'm young and human, but that's no excuse. You my not understand. I don't know if this was...
    natashaxxs natashaxxs 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    I have a crush on my best friend. Is it orthodox to be so close to someone and spend countless hours with them sharing everything between jokes and heartaches? I used to think so...
    supermike978 supermike978 18-21 Aug 19

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    I hear people say all the time that they think someone else is so cute, or handsome, or sexy, or pretty, or built like a god/goddess, and of course I think that over my lifetime I...
    Dancewithme2 Dancewithme2 51-55, M Aug 22

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    I met him online and we were instant friends. He's gay, I'm bi, so I thought that this could be a real relationship. But recently, when I was being flirty with him. He was like...
    matagorta5 matagorta5 13-15, M 1 day ago

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    Title:Song For You By:GingerSlim (Chorus) I just can't get passed the fact that I lost you Knowing how d*** hard that I tried I would have been there for you baby I blew it and...
    GingerSlimSTL GingerSlimSTL 18-21, M Aug 4

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    I had a first love when I was 14 with a boy. But then I had my first love with a girl. I thought she loved me. I should have known she would never choose me when she would get mad...
    brejack07 brejack07 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 6

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