An attempt to die for love

Joe Rodriques

It is very hard to hear somebody kills himself for the love of God or the creator, but it is very easy to die for love.

People are ready to die for love at any cost, and that what makes love interesting. In the 1978 there was this gentleman from Port Louis called Joe Rodriques who decided enough is enough when his fiancé broke their engagement. Joe Rodriques did not hesitate to kill himself but death was not ready for Joe.

The man from Port Louis decided to prostrate himself before a train; as usual death was not knocking at Joes Rodriques door. He jumped on the on the railway line landing between the rails and happily watched as the train pass by and safely over him and only suffered minor injuries and was rushed to Port Louis where he received first Aid.

This was an act of bravery and boldness from Joe but this was not enough since he had been hurt badly by his fiancé , he had to do a second round just to makes sure he is not living again . Later on the day Joe jumped in front of a passing lorry, this time the lorry was over speeding and he only managed some few bruises and went back to the hospital, Doctors were surprised to see Joe back to the hospital the same day, they decided to call a priest to pray for Joe who eventually realized God and repented his sin.

After realizing his mistakes he decided to carry own with his life and got himself a girlfriend. But what happened next to Joe was not good at all, after leaving the hospital he was knocked down by a runaway horse and was taken back to hospital for the third time in a day but this time he suffered serious injuries

This story for Joe Rodriquez from Port Louis who could not just die even though he tried by all means to kill himself

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bala99 7 years ago from Hyderabad, Telangana, India.

Wow! Born again!, and again!!, and again!!!. In Wrong situations trust your self first!, as God will not help those who do not help themselves.Enjoy you life. Best of luck!

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