What we do does impact each other — some times we fail to remember that… I hope that the suicides have stopped since you wrote this in 2011…and it is now 2014.
Police reported that she hanged herself with a belt with both of her wrists slit and even wrote to her mom for the last time, apologizing and saying how much she loved her, using her own blood.
Her death never leaves me and I think of her so often…I blame myself for not making more efforts to reach her.
Except in situations of severe distress that means physical + mental suicide is a karmic catastrophe.
Dealing that grief and loss of a friend or family from suicide was never easy and oftentimes the guilt of having not to do much in helping that person through their difficult times stays with you for the rest of your life.
The rising number of people suffering from depression nowadays is quite alarming and the likes of Robin Williams and other high-profile cases of depression-related suicides is just the tip of the iceberg.
I think there is truth that publicity can be a detriment to someone who is struggling in their inner self.
I think all of us need to be more careful of what we say and of what comes out of our mouths towards others.