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sweetheart Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Aug-01-03 06:39 AM
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10. pissed off... ?
Certainly i plan to ultimately leave by suicide, but it will look like an accident when that occurrs... as i have no plans to die in some hospital, so while i can still walk as a free spirit, i'll be away off some cliff somewhere.... they'll find me missing and maybe never find my body... but those who would notice will know.

My religion says not the state of mind you die in, is the one you reincarnate in, and to die depressed and morbid is a ticket to a lower birth like in an american ghetto. Certainly, i would rather die consciously and leave everything for a long moment of recapitulation... to surrender all that this body loves... and in that peace... the end of just another life.

Another option if i'm really feeling heroic is an immolation suicide on the steps of capital hill, like some heroic buddhists in viet nam protesting a sick evil america... but they'd probably arrest me as a terrorist in my gasoline-drenched clothes. :-)

The only thing i would NEVER do, is *fail* to committ suicide. Methinks that is a cry for attention, something quite different. As i have a typical american's ability to provide for my old age (none), when i stop working i'll jump. There is nobody to stick around for, and certainly the world does not need another liberal mouth that refuses to wear slave chains. I relate to rambo in this monologue at the end of "first blood" and like the replicant rutger hauer "i've seen things..... time to die." To become wise and funny in our culture is to become disenfranchised, and rather than be a burden, why be around when no element in the culture will employ one.

I'm not suicidal, just practical... no hurry, no worries... the sun sets at the end of the day, its hardly something to be angry about.
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  -someone close to me tried to commit suicide Cheswick  Aug-01-03 12:28 AM   #0 
  - anger is a normal response  Gingersnap   Aug-01-03 12:31 AM   #1 
  - thank you  Cheswick   Aug-01-03 12:38 AM   #5 
  - All I can say is my husband found his father---a life long alcoholic...  MrsGrumpy   Aug-01-03 12:31 AM   #2 
  - On Fathers day?  Cheswick   Aug-01-03 12:41 AM   #7 
     - It was actually sometime in the week before Father's Day, but my  MrsGrumpy   Aug-01-03 10:18 AM   #14 
  - Suicide (and attempts) are very hard on loved ones  forradalom   Aug-01-03 12:32 AM   #3 
  - I would be pissed off too.  Clete   Aug-01-03 12:34 AM   #4 
  - I understand your anger...  GoddessOfGuinness   Aug-01-03 12:40 AM   #6 
  - If your friend had a heart attack would you feel pissed?  nuxvomica   Aug-01-03 12:49 AM   #8 
  - Well...  SyracuseDemocrat   Aug-01-03 01:03 AM   #9 
  - My brother -in-law killed himself in December  DemEx_pat   Aug-01-03 07:07 AM   #12 
     - Horrified at the lack of treatment in our area.  davsand   Aug-01-03 12:32 PM   #22 
  - pissed off... ?  sweetheart   Aug-01-03 06:39 AM   #10 
  - It's only something to be angy about to the loved ones  DemEx_pat   Aug-01-03 07:12 AM   #13 
  - i was angry when a friend killed herself  noiretblu   Aug-01-03 06:49 AM   #11 
  - Not sure about selfish  Loonman   Aug-01-03 10:21 AM   #15 
  - I attempted suicide as a teenager  ftbc   Aug-01-03 10:32 AM   #16 
  - Those damn hormones.  trof   Aug-01-03 10:51 AM   #20 
  - I know someone who had to talk to priest after 9/11  soleft   Aug-01-03 10:38 AM   #17 
  - My perspective  thermodynamic   Aug-01-03 10:44 AM   #18 
  - I was very angry at my brother for his two suicide attempts  bleedingheart   Aug-01-03 10:46 AM   #19 
  - I have always hated the selfish label for those who commit suicide  smirkymonkey   Aug-01-03 12:07 PM   #21 
  - thank you all  Cheswick   Aug-01-03 07:58 PM   #23 
  - I'm glad you dug yourself out...  GoddessOfGuinness   Aug-01-03 11:10 PM   #24 
  - Let your friend know that you care  Nikia   Aug-01-03 11:32 PM   #25 
 

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