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I Think About Death

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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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    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 16-17, F 7 Responses Aug 26, 2014

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    iRot iRot 13-15, F Apr 8

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    I'm scared to die. ..

    ..................
    TheBellaBubbles TheBellaBubbles 18-21, F 15 Responses Mar 3

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    Life sucks, I wish I was never born.

    I look at death as the best escape from all problems and I look at suicide as like a giant middle finger to all the vile, disgusting, vomitrocious, physical pain, heartache and all the nightmares in life. What's the point?
    Derrick1987 Derrick1987 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 1, 2014

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    Thinking of it right now.

    Wondering if I should kill myself or not and if I actually have the balls to do it.
    LoveIsInTheBlood LoveIsInTheBlood 16-17, F 5 Responses Apr 8

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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 8 Responses Nov 22, 2014

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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 3 Responses Jan 20

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    Will he die before I get to kill him?

    I hope not hehehehehehehehehehe!
    ResidentGoddessAstraea ResidentGoddessAstraea 18-21 May 17

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    Why doesn't death want me

    as much as I want it?
    introverteddementor introverteddementor 18-21, F 2 Responses May 6

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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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    Sometimes I Do. ...

    Sometimes I do. I used to all the time...or more I used to be suicidal but a lot has changed in my life and I don't think like that anymore. Now I just kinda wonder about death ya know. Like when and how it'll happen for me. Like where I'll end up and what it'll be like. You...
    pepsi21addict pepsi21addict 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 17, 2007

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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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    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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    I dont mind if I die today

    or tomorrow, what I dont want is a painful death! Nobody deserve that.. It would be great if we just pass away while sleeping +..+
    Intothestorm Intothestorm 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 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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    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...
    LifeIsShitLetsEndIt LifeIsShitLetsEndIt 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 2, 2014

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    I think about death to much I'm not scared of

    death I'm scared of what will happen to my soul I don't want to go to hell But I don't want to spend all my life believing in God who might not even exist
    jessydx jessydx 16-17, F 2 Responses May 4

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    Death sounds more appealing

    than life can ever be. I don't believe in an afterlife. But even nothingness is better than this.
    Littlegirlblue22 Littlegirlblue22 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    princess42089 princess42089 22-25, F 7 Responses May 26, 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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    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 3 Responses Aug 16, 2010

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    Honestly, the thought of killing myself is one

    thing that curbs my panic attacks. It makes me feel calm and relieved, like the fight is finally over. By no means would I call myself suicidal. I know people love me, I know suicide is unacceptable, but it is somewhat like a fantasy with me. I would never kill myself...
    RMDk RMDk 26-30, F 4 Responses Jun 18, 2014

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    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses May 11

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    im happy with life and hopefully whats to come

    im a christian yet i still wonder what happens to us after our vessel dies. our soul will live on so after earth life-whats next?
    kyanitestone186 kyanitestone186 18-21, F Apr 9

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    Not in a bad way or anything.

    Nothing serious enough to hurt others or myself. No. I've merely had the idea of Death in my head lately. I read a lot which means I often learn a lot about things I never would have thought about. I especially love reading about mythologies and old stories about how Death is...
    Canis3 Canis3 22-25, F May 8

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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 13-15, F 7 Responses Jun 9, 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 3 hrs ago

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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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    There is life in death.

    I definitely believe that there is life in death. In a literal sense, a metaphorical sense, and obviously for some people a spiritual sense. When someone close to you dies you rethink your life. You face your own mortality. You try to find more meaning in your own life. In...
    IamMorbid IamMorbid 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 23, 2014

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    There's a thing that actually made me wonder.

    ...why havent I blown out my last breath....and then this picture quote came up it read..."Embrace the life you have...there are thousand that's fighting to survive there's"
    alotharder alotharder 16-17, F Apr 25

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    The only thing I fear about death is the thought

    that I won't be at peace when I go. There's nothing that scares me more than thinking I'll be filled with terror and fighting it until the bitter end.
    Nero82 Nero82 31-35, M May 6

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    As the darkness closes in around me; The few

    lit embers remaining, are doused, A burning match, fading into memory. An end we all want, but will never receive. The end we would get, if we could only believe... I don't know...this is the result of me waking up early and having a really crappy 'idea'!
    AudioTravylerRavenwolf AudioTravylerRavenwolf 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 15

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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 wonder what it's like to die in your sleep.

    I have this idea that you become one with your dream world, and your consciousness ascends. To die in your sleep is seen as the most peaceful way to go, we're satisfied (all things considered) when our loved ones die like that. So maybe...I don't know, maybe those people really...
    MayaKing MayaKing 31-35, F May 16

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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 a week ago

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    jessydx jessydx 16-17, F 2 Responses May 5

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    mekaxoxo mekaxoxo 16-17, F 1 Response May 12

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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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    I think today might be the day.

    .... I can't keep doing this .. I've given up
    Laurenlovesyou1000 Laurenlovesyou1000 18-21, F 1 Response May 3

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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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    I think about getting out a lot,

    a whole lot. I wonder if I will make it through the summer, some how I already know the answer to that, only if I choose to, and I think I have already made that choice...
    mljenkins mljenkins 41-45, F May 4

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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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    I'm more afraid of living

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

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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 a week ago

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    I will wish for a release.

    ...occasionally how to do it..darkness, wrapping me up..holding me and then nothing
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 29

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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.