Suicide is Not Painless
"Suicide is painless" –not necessarily. It wreaks havoc among the survivors and causes unbearable pain.
"Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem!"– cliche.
"IF you're that unhappy–go for it!"
"Just push harder, try harder, snap out of it!"
Talk to someone who won't dismiss you. Suicidal thoughts are a result of a snowball effect. They start out small, then in combination with your brain's chemistry, they begin to fester…and grow out of control. Warped thoughts become obsessive. Rational thoughts–
those of loving, caring people, family, friends and pets are abandoned and "why" is forgotten…never explained, nor understood. Devastation is left as a legacy.
Before you begin to emotionally drowned, caught in a destructive riptide, call for help, calmness, reasoning… Decompression…
988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline.
– Call or text 988
– Chat with a counsellor at https://988lifeline.org/chat/
Chat is available 24/7 across the U.S. You don't need your phone. You can chat on your computer.