The Memoirist
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The Memoirist


He Shared His Suicidal Secret With Me

If you knew, would you tell?

*Trigger Warning* Article contains mention of suicide and mental health issues.

He told me he dreamed of suicide and wanted to end his life. That’s a heavy load to toss to a friend. Should I catch it? Or do I pretend he was joking? He had tried it…



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Karen Schwartz

Aspiring bestselling novelist, featured writer for The Daily Cuppa, kindness specialist, lover of short-form and chocolate.