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I Think About Death

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    heronD heronD 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    death is on my mind more then I care to admit.

    and lately the curiosity is getting to me. I don't want to kill myself but I don't wanna live anymore either.
    thejoker94 thejoker94 18-21, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    if you knew someone was trying to intentionally

    murder you but there was no way to stop them or prove it what would you do?
    MalaniaXmc MalaniaXmc 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 3

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    I'm considering dying.

    After all, I don't have any attachement to life and I feel the need to escape my body so badly.
    SpecialButReal SpecialButReal 18-21, F 12 Responses May 3

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    I'm not afraid of death,

    I just think about it on a daily basis, like, "I wonder what it would be like if I were dead" It doesn't mean I want to kill myself I stopped thinking about that a long time ago .-.
    SxuccessfuI SxuccessfuI 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I think about dying almost every day of my life.

    It's usually about suicide. The problems I create for myself seem to pile heavier and heavier on my shoulders to the point I feel I can hardly move or function. I often think how unfair it is that we are born without being consulted first and now I'm stuck in my life. How...
    TRP92 TRP92 22-25, M 3 Responses Dec 16, 2014

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    Death Is Not Virtual

    So we have seen many deaths through movies video games, but who actually saw a real one? It is really when you start thinking about death. I also wonder, why people come to watch the execution in Iran, where extra judicial execution happens. (im not saying this for really quilty...
    atakan34 atakan34 22-25, M 3 Responses Jun 16, 2012

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    What would happen if i were to die tomorrow?

    How many people would come to my funeral? Would they miss me, or would i just fade into nothing? I veer towards the latter. I make little impact on others lives and feel i have nothing to offer the world. I have complied a suicide note- I wonder if i'll ever have to use it.
    CaitlinBuchan97 CaitlinBuchan97 18-21, F 7 Responses Aug 26, 2014

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    KateTheStraightedge KateTheStraightedge 18-21, F 9 Responses a week ago

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    I'm not scared of dying,

    but I can't help myself when I think about it.
    MisunderstoodGirl69 MisunderstoodGirl69 13-15, F 2 Responses May 27

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    I'm scared to die. ..

    ..................
    TheBellaBubbles TheBellaBubbles 18-21, F 14 Responses Mar 3

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    I think everyone's thought about suicide

    once in their lifetime. Everyone reaches that low point where they feel they can't get back up and they're stuck. You don't just wake up one day and say "Hey, I think I'm going to hang myself this afternoon." It's something you've been considering for a good minute. I feel like...
    Hitlersdoter Hitlersdoter 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses May 11

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    I'm too afraid to die.

    There's so much I want to do but I have to wait till I'm older and I want to live to the fullest already. There's not much I can do now.
    suicune suicune 18-21, F May 13

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    Not Only Do I Think About It....

    But I hope for it. I wish for it, and not amoung others. I know some people will say "I hope so and so dies" well for me, its "I hope I die" i've never wished death on another soul but mine. I think about death, and how peaceful I will be, and how I won't have to hurt anymore.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 16, 2010

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    I don't even know myself anymore,

    let alone any others. I'm living for the sake of it. Judgemental society that thinks people like us are just plain attention-seekers. But no, we're just trying to express ourself because we know in real life if we were to talk about suicidal thoughts, people will just say you...
    KathLyz KathLyz 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 17, 2014

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    I think about it and desire it

    so much I wonder how no one else seems to notice how much I don't want to be a part of this life. I can't really be surprised I put on a good front and I don't think anyone really knows the extent to which I am so far gone from this life already, just a little while longer and I...
    mljenkins mljenkins 41-45, F 1 Response May 19

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    When I think about some near death experience

    happening to me I think I will not fight it but just go with it. But still waiting for something like that to happen.
    mljenkins mljenkins 41-45, F May 18

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    I don't know if is just me

    but I do think about death and what would happen if I did die !! My story I got in trouble like big trouble and someone found me when I was trying to hide and tired my legs together in my arms together in handcuffs and tied a gigantic boulder to it ! Then they tossed me into...
    livvie22 livvie22 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    I fantasize about jumping off the Golden Gate

    Bridge and many other bridges. I hate being alive and having to worry about trials and tribulations and human issues. I wish I was never born. I wish my mom had loved me a little bit or at least enough to abort me. I can't stand waking up in the morning having to face the facts...
    Derrick1987 Derrick1987 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 20

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    Death Is...

    ...no big deal. Or is it? Really now, why do we make such a fuss about death? I won't go with the 'it's inevitable, why worry about it' argument, though that line of thinking does have its benefits. I was thinking more about why we feel uncomfortable about death in the first...
    junjunjun junjunjun 22-25, M 6 Responses Aug 20, 2008

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    Death has dyed my brain black it started out

    as a little dot and then it grew as I got older into a thick vine it made a wrap around my head I try and try to made it stop but can't every time I try to get it off It grows more and more and I have given up let it take me if it wants I'm not afraid oh how much I wish I...
    sealare sealare 16-17, F 7 Responses Jun 9, 2014

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    TrainzRFun TrainzRFun 13-15, M 1 Response May 9

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    Death is nothing at all.

    I have only slipped away to the next room. I am I and you are you. Whatever we were to each other, That, we still are. Call me by my old familiar name. Speak to me in the easy way which you always used. Put no difference into your tone. Wear no forced air of solemnity or sorrow...
    nivanvc nivanvc 36-40, M May 27, 2014

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    Most of the time i'm fine.

    I guess I just have triggers that make me think about death.. I just wonder what its like. Is it going to be a relief for me? When will I die... Etc I just wonder. Lately I have been thinking about it on a daily basis. I have moments when I think "This is it.."
    Raven628 Raven628 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 1, 2014

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    Human existence itself is sinister,

    macabre is in its essence. The human being, by occasion, encounter himself in this universe, without an apparent purpose, without a sense or greater significance, without consolation, without greater protection, guided only by occasion. He observes the universe, realize his...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M 1 Response May 26

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    I'm more afraid of living

    than of dying.
    Ellytheoutcast Ellytheoutcast 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    It may sound stupid,

    but I panic when I think about dying. Since it is inevitable, it is not a fear I can get over. Well, except for dying, of course. :P
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic 26-30, F 4 Responses May 19

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    Let's try to have a good day.

    ...:/ It's Friday and tomorrow is gonna be the first year with ought my older brother....my brother Travis, was texting me...then he wasn't answering me when I needed to talk to him. I ended up blowing up his phone, I was breaking down and crying and he was trying to cheer me up...
    angellove19 angellove19 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 14, 2014

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    the other day I had one of those existentialist

    moments where I became fully aware that I'd someday meet the end of my life. it frightened me at first, like always, but after that faded it became a reminder to live authentically and never waste a second. I am me. I'm the only me that the world has or ever will have.
    ZenaMarie ZenaMarie 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 16

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    I often have a reoccurring thought of

    if I died how people would act. Would they morn me so extremely that it would feel like the world was suffering or would the day pass like people wishing summer was over. I always have this dream of my funeral. I can see myself in the casket. My red lipstick on. I am always...
    Elpis11 Elpis11 31-35, F Jun 19

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    I have been tormented by the feeling

    that i could die any second now. And it wont go away. When i try to fall asleep, i feel that someone is outside my door. I have never felt this bad about death. It has gotten worse over the past few months because i now have a really stable relationship with most people in my...
    Foxfish Foxfish 16-17, F 7 Responses Nov 22, 2014

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    Deep in the abyss of light slumber,

    we sway with half-closed eyelids. Smiling, the gods of dreams and fantasy elegantly impart death, while the chains of karma, which dictates time and space, are becoming tangled. It's a fantasy program bestowed by the gods. We shall become one. We shall evade death. We'll...
    BloodofAmara BloodofAmara 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 5

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    Someone told somebody not to commit suicide,

    don't do that to someone. The way I see it is if you stay because of someone else, you just grow to resent them because its as if they are forcing you to do something you really don't want to do and that is live. I am not miserable and my life is not horrible but I don't want to...
    mljenkins mljenkins 41-45, F 2 Responses May 19

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    It's so weird to think about,

    and confusing as ****. After we expire, is it just darkness and quiet for the rest of eternity? Do our spirits move on, but remain here on earth? Or is there actually a heaven and hell? Know one really knows, there's no answer. It's so ****** up lol. So many questions, but no...
    LetForeverBelongToTheDead LetForeverBelongToTheDead 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 2, 2014

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    When I was 5, I just learn about death

    and I asked my mom if I'm going to die. Though I can't remember the answer, I remember myself crying to her and tell her I don't want to die. At the age of 11, I came so close to dying not once but twice in the same year. That event had greatly influence my way of thinking and...
    Ariamis Ariamis 18-21, M Jun 23

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    i'm just waiting for the day of my death to

    come. and while i'm waiting, i wanna make the most out of everything in my life.
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 15

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    An existential crisis just hit me like a bus.

    I was in the the bathroom and BOOM. Yay gotta love it. ;(
    Autumn02 Autumn02 13-15, F May 11

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    Just three weeks ago I was thinking about

    suicide. And a few days ago my uncle died. My dad's younger brother. He was only 55, and he's left behind a wife and two kids. Well that's put things into perspective. We take life for granted so easily. I've stopped thinking about suicide. Can't say that I've been depressed...
    lukeskywalker89 lukeskywalker89 22-25, M 2 Responses Jun 3

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    I can't help but wonder what death is like.

    Sometimes I believe it's as peaceful as palm trees, other times I feel as if it's like someone is putting their hand over your mouth and nose while you struggle to breathe. I remember as a little kid I once had a bad dream then ran to my dad and said "why do we have to die? I...
    ThePopeVino ThePopeVino 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 24

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    In the last month or so,

    I've been getting a strange feeling that I don't have much longer to live. I'm fourteen, so logically I could expect another 60 or 70 years, but I feel like I'm going to die sometime soon- in the next few months, sort of. Not like a premonition- I'm not pretending that God...
    kaleidoscopic21 kaleidoscopic21 13-15, F 4 Responses Jan 29

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    A lot, now the very thought helps me sleep.

    When you think about death it's easier to forgive. For instance "I'm going to die one day, the ones whom hurt me will also die one day. Why hold on to a grudge?".
    Nual Nual 22-25, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 1 day ago

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    "When you die, the whole world suddenly loves

    you." There was a girl from my school who got cancer. She had tried to fight it for three years before her body gave up. She wasn't very popular, so i don't know if she had many real friends. But i noticed how fake people wrote about her on facebook. Even if they felt really...
    ESMatricX ESMatricX 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 11, 2014

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    I was in the hot tub at this hotel last night

    and met a guy who works with my bf. I could tell he was drunk and acting funny but I didn't think much of it. hours later I look out my hotel window and he's still in there looking pretty messed up. the jets had gone off and he hadn't bothered to turn them back on. I went down...
    ZenaMarie ZenaMarie 22-25, F 6 Responses Mar 25

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    What if I could just stop breathing in my sleep?

    I don't think anyone would care. I don't bother opening up to anyone anymore.. I'm so numb all the time. I'm just alive but I'm not living. No one cares. No one ever will. for a long time I've been thinking of going away but it sucks not being sure as to whether I should go or...
    PlanetGaia PlanetGaia 18-21, F 5 days ago

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