If you knew you were dying and it could be long and drawn out, would you end it sooner?
If you knew you were dying and that it could be long a grueling, Would you decide to end it sooner? with say pills or some other way???or would you endure it to the end?
Do you mean like after a few months or already in pain, waiting for death, and will die in a few minutes scenario??
If I knew I will die in a few months, I will endure it. It's not over until it's over.
May be I'll start a blog or write a book, or make contribution to the society. Then I'll go traveling, trying dangerous adventures, and doing things I always wanted to do.
No. One never knows what miracles God could perform in one's life. Our lives are in is hands and his hands alone.
In theory I would choose to take the matter into my own hands at some point. If the situation did arise, that's a different story, because you can't know how you'll feel. Thinking about being given a bad diagnosis is a lot different to actually being given one. I've known people who said they would end things, but then chose to fight for every last moment.
I will choose the time of my departure and how much suffering I will endure so long as it is within my power. I also have a plan should I be incapacitated.
I usually have the means at hand but I know what to use and how to procure it if need be. But if all else fails there is always the .357 solution, though I would hate to leave such a mess for someone else to clean up.
There is no great honor in suffering, nothing to prove by enduring great pain.
As an amputee I know just how bad pain can be and if I didn't know that it was going to get better its not worth living just to hurt.
Exactly the answer I was looking for. Why suffer if you know there will never be a change. Why live in pain and misery needlessly.
Thanks; I' still hoping to either go in my sleep or suddenly and unexpectedly.
Just make sure you have a will and that your mom won't find your porn collection,,, not much of an issue for me at 60,,, just saying ;-)
You are sooo funny. I don't have a porn collection ) LOL and Iike you I hope when it's my time that I'll go in my sleep. I have heard of people who have pulled the plug. That's why I asked the question.
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