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  1. Alpha_Draco_Pegasus

    [Venting] A reaction to those who consider suicide to be "selfish"

    This is something that has angered me for quite a while and I've been wanting to get around to expressing my thoughts, feelings and insights about this without being irrational or melodramatic. In school, rehab, and society in general, the attitude at large of suicide is, Do not keep suicidal...
  2. SinisterKid

    [Discussion] My biggest dilemma with CTB

    This is something I have not/did not/do not want to consider, but I have no other real choice. My little one is a sensitive soul. We were at our sons place the other day and after a evening meal with our daughter in law and the little one, our DiL got a few photographs out that were of her own...
  3. John Smith

    Isn't it really other people who want people to live with unbearable pain the real selfish ones?

    We don't want to die, we don't want to hurt people left behind. We just want the pain to stop.
  4. Tiburcio

    I'm going to explode if i don't share this thought

    I really felt the need of sharing this. Something is growing inside me and I must throw it out. If one of my parents commit suicide, bringing me here selfishly and leaving me in this exact moment, making worse my situation, I will go to the cemetery and I will shit on their tomb. Thanks for...
  5. Josef

    [Venting] Family preventing my death

    I really want to die at 17 years old. I’ve attempted several times without thinking of my family. Now when I plan my suicide I just think of how heartbroken my younger brother would be. It’s such a shame that I have to stay alive and suffer just for the sake of others, I think it’s very...