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I Think That Suicide Is Not the Way to Go

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 573 People

    If I'm gonna die, I want it to be

    either in a happy place, or a murder where the murderer asks me 'Got any last words?' Because I have thought about it for hours, days even, and when I die, I want the last words to leave my mouth to be... Wait for it, these are very sophisticated words you may not be able to...
    Firtreegirl Firtreegirl 16-17, F Sep 17, 2014

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    It may seem like it at the time

    but it's not don't be stupid....I've been through the same thoughts and feeling feel free to talk to me about it
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 18, 2014

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    Warriors code 4 the only death fit a warrior is

    in battle Warrior code 8 a warrior does not Commit suicide it's a cowards death go down fighting for what u believe in make your death count for something
    Poisonmyst Poisonmyst 16-17, M Jan 2

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    I've tried it however.

    It's just not preferable. Someone killing me instead is honestly the way to go 'cause then it's not your fault that your dead. And people also can't blame you and call you selfish for not wanting to live a miserable life. That's y philosophical view on it though.
    FreightTrainOG FreightTrainOG 22-25, M Aug 15, 2015

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    No Matter What

    no matter how bad things may be, suicide is not the answer, its selfish, and its cowardlly, it leaves all the ones who love u, behind, left to deal with so much! so no suicide aint the way out, no matter what!
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Sep 30, 2009

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          Ok.

    .this is hard for me, 3 yrs ago on Oct 30, 2011 I found my 19 yr old son Dylan hanging in a closet! :( His little brother, 16 at the time was also there and saw what he had done! Dylan also had an identical twin, Zach. There were NO warning signs, no signs of depression ever...
    StillChillin StillChillin 46-50, F 2 Responses Jan 15, 2015

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    A lot of people who suffer depression

    and anxiety who hit a suicidal level don't understand it's not them at all. Life is one basic level and our body determines it's difficulty. All happiness and sadness are chemical levels of serotonin and dopamine. And an imbalance can cause depression and anger. Simple...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 18, 2014

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    Don't do that guys. That is not the answer to

    fixing life's problems. It will not help. It only spreads the pain to those who care about you. There are people who care about you. It is just hard to see.
    puggylovey puggylovey 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 27, 2015

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    To Relive Again?

    Screw having a new life. I don't wanna live anymore. If you suicide out you have to come back and do it all over again.
    LylaRocks LylaRocks 26-30, F Feb 10, 2009

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    "One Day You Will" You feel like you're

    falling backwards Like you're slippin' through the cracks Like no one would even notice If you left this town and never came back You walk outside and all you see is rain You look inside and all you feel is pain And you can't see it now [Chorus] But down the road the sun is...
    Aryg Aryg 36-40, F Aug 25, 2014

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    Unless you're in the depths of hell,

    and nothing else matters other than letting go... even then there is a better way. That way is punishing the torturer, or screaming about how hurt you are to some jerk "You hurt me" ..no violence needed, just need like to say it, you never let something go.. Let stuff go, be...
    Denzebarrrn Denzebarrrn 18-21, M 2 Responses May 13, 2015

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    Why Did You Have To Leave!

    April 1, 2013 will forever be the day that my life had changed and the pain I had felt will be with me forever. My most precious brother Danny had taken his life. He was such a beautiful person, anyone who had the privelege of knowing him would tell you what a great guy he was...
    mammakitten47 mammakitten47 46-50 2 Responses Jul 10, 2013

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    It may be a solution

    but it's not the answer
    daisyjane17 daisyjane17 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 1, 2014

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    suicide is the most selfish thing anyone could

    ever do to their friends and family. it's a permanent solution to a temporary problem. all it does is cause intense pain to everyone around you while you skip off into the astral plane. if it were up to me in the afterlife I would have Ammet eat all souls who commit suicide...
    KL30 KL30 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 16, 2015

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    I don't understand suicide.

    I have family members and close friends that have contemplated it, and some that have attempted it. Call me heartless, but I've just never understood it. It doesn't make sense. Why would someone do that? Do they not realize that it's permanent? are people really that ignorant...
    aks5932 aks5932 18-21, F Dec 16, 2013

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    Suicide is the cowards way out

    and I think it's a selfish act.
    roxielicious roxielicious 26-30, F 2 Responses May 23, 2014

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    Please Ask For Help

    One of the Ten Commandments says this: "You shall not murder" (Exodus 20:13). That includes everyone from the youngest child to the oldest adult and it even includes yourself. Suicide is self-murder, and killing yourself is evil in the eyes of God.   Something is terribly...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Feb 26, 2013

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    THIS IS FOR EVERYONE TO HEAR.

    ... Ur worth it, life not something u should just give up on. Ppl u think may not are actually care a lot more than u think... Just remember that next time u think ur not Gina be missed be i can assure u ur wronged u think no one cares.... SO GET THIS THROUGH UR HEAD PLZ
    DaveEatsToast DaveEatsToast 16-17, M Apr 13, 2015

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    I have spent a good part of my life feeling

    suicidal. Everyday I have felt I need to quit life. I was unwanted, I didnt belong, I didnt fit in. I have dealt with body image issues, low self esteem and depression. What I have gathered from my experience is that I am wrong. I am wrong in so many ways that I cannot be part...
    ash3426 ash3426 26-30, F 3 Responses May 28, 2014

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    Think about this. Everyone

    who cared about you realizing you died, even the ones you didn't think cared. Someone cares for you whether or not you know it. Their life is destroyed as they feel they could have helped you. All the ones who feel the same way as you lose hope if they figure out what you did...
    theguywiththeredhair theguywiththeredhair 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 23, 2015

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    Today, someone I knew committed suicide,

    and for something so dumb. It left her friends blaming themselves or each other. I've never felt so angry. Even though I can understand why it drives some people to that point, please think about the people around you because when you take away your own life, you also take away...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 15, 2015

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    Alright, so ever since January people from my

    area have been committing suicide and doing self harm.. So far since January there has been well over 20 suicides from what I hear and I know kids as young as 10 cutting themselves and doing harmful stuff like riding bikes off hills really fast and jumping off and just laughing...
    MarijuanaAbuser MarijuanaAbuser 18-21, M 7 Responses Mar 17, 2015

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    This may offend so be warned!

    !! Suicide is a selfish act!! Cowards way out. There is nothing and I mean NOTHING that is so bad to take your life!! There is always someone who can talk you through your issues!! Do you not think of the impact it will cause in your family and friends?!? They do not think that...
    Incognito1985 Incognito1985 26-30, F Apr 30, 2014

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    I Tried It...

    i did and i could got killed and never have the chance to share it with you ppl and advice u not to do it.u need to give life a second chance and i always say its never too late and this line have helped me pass through difficulties all my life. if ur going through hell u need...
    fafitalicious fafitalicious 18-21, F Oct 10, 2009

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    My mother has talked about killing herself my

    entire life... She would say things to me and my siblings like "why don't I just kill myself!?", "it would all be better if i just myself" and just today she said "in the utter truth I would just kill myself if it weren't for you kids" I die a little inside every time she has...
    Jessicaliners Jessicaliners 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 17, 2015

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    Well actually I think people

    who commit suicide are cowards! Life is hard for everyone and sucks for most of us get over it and grow up.... Weak people annoy the **** out of me!!
    John2526 John2526 36-40, M 4 Responses Apr 26, 2014

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    I've had a really close friend

    who was suicidal. When we were talking one day she told me that she was thinking about committing suicide until she started to talk to me in middle school. She and I knew each other in middle but didn't talk officially until eighth grade. I was surprised when told me and I was...
    oddiecastillo oddiecastillo 18-21, F 1 Response May 6, 2014

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    Suicide is forever. Whatever the current

    challenges that are in your life, there can always be a new chapter that can be written. We've all been depressed or down, but that's where we all have an opportunity to change. I strongly recommend that anyone considering suicide do the following: + Seek professional...
    TheRedTie TheRedTie 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 13

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    Aws0meSauce Aws0meSauce 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 25, 2014

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    Dont Lose...

    Suicide is not the answer...many want to kill themselves but dont want to die...they just want the pain to stop, they feel as if they're not alive. Suicide does not have to be the only option, there are people who care for u, people who would suffer, cry, and scream in agony if...
    ConLocura ConLocura 18-21, F Oct 30, 2009

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    Fail. There's no way category of "suicide is

    okay" I think some people should be allowed to choose suicide as a way out. It is a mentality. It is a quick fix to a problem. Sometimes life is so meaningless death seems nice. And people are quick to jump in after the people are wanting to commit suicide. It...
    Sacryfice Sacryfice 26-30, F 8 Responses Sep 17, 2014

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