By the time she was 14 she was dating the only man she ever married. Dad complained to mom often about Helen being “boy-crazy”. He didn’t like it that she wouldn’t take music lessons or ballet and she wouldn’t apply herself in school. 435 more words
The only thing worth adding to that is that, in some few cases, it may actually be true that the family, friends, and children would be better off without us. Everyone who is terminally ill has to consider that possibility. You know your end is near - is the time you have left worth the financial devastation of everyone in your circle of influence? Do you have a right to bankrupt everyone you've ever met, just for one more week?