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Kiwa I got a place where all my dreams are dead.

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This is rather entertaining.

But seriously now, who the fuck commits suicide because of some dudes “trolling”.



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the_illusionist is creating illusions, not delusions

That would be weird

Its probably a little deeper than that. Maybe some family issues. This probably just sent them over the edge…

Tisa Wings If it's going to be, it's up to me.

I think to say such a thing like that is heartless.

Especially when you have no fucking idea what the person has gone through in his/her lifetime.

_ people who act like that are why our world is being destroyed.

Kiwa I got a place where all my dreams are dead.

Heartless?

Read below. This is called victimising.

And really now, suicidal people don’t exactly yell out loud that they are going to suicide.

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Eden 幻想 黒いなれ

As everyone else said, past things in their lives, but I think it’s more or less a lack of things to aim for, not to sound rude. I read a book once, and a character in that book commited suicide, and one of the main characters commented on “He ran out of dreams.” obviously not word for word, and from the second I read that I realised that’s why simple things like this can lead someone to do it. But Oh Well.

Kiwa I got a place where all my dreams are dead.

Do you guys truly think that people suicide when they threathen to? If it were to happen like that, half of the dragon goal, for example, (and I’m sure it’s not the only goal) would be dead.


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