How long do  you  wish to live?

Full life span of 80-90    years
0 (0%)
About 5  years
0 (0%)
A few months
0 (0%)
I wanna  be done with life right now!
3 (100%)

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Re: Poll about Will to Live
« on: June 26, 2019, 09:46:27 am »
My father treats me in an okayish manner these days. Once ,I must have been 12 then,
we were traveling through a forest in a car( mum,dad and I).
I was suffering from cough and cold and was being reluctant to take medication for some reason I don't quite remember.Just being stubborn maybe.
Anyway,my father said to me that I had better take the meds and get well soon ,and if I didn't take meds and deteriorated,well ,they don't have the time to foster me back to health.They will dump me/my body (if I died of sickness) right there in the middle of the wilderness and go about their business as usual.
I was not even a teenager then and possessed no philosophical knowledge as you can guess.
I felt incredibly hurt then but looking back at the incident I think he did me a world of good in that he let me know my worth to me quite early in life.
Now, I no longer care.Like Herr Kaspar,I would love to crawl to a dark corner and die.
La Tristesse Durera Toujours                                  (The Sadness Lasts Forever ...)
-van Gogh.