the ethics of suicide prevention

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Re: the ethics of suicide prevention

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no suicide help line wants my help because ...
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They don't want your help because in a moment of great crisis, nobody should be on the phone with a man who spends five minutes congratulating them for contacting the greatest philosopher ever and then fucks off to buy himself a hat with the word genius written on it in sequins.
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gold sequins*
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Re: the ethics of suicide prevention

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All misdirected hostility aside, all I said was that, if I were in charge of a help-line, which of course I'm not, I wouldn't want to be responsible for a narcissist dealing with emotionally fragile people. That's still true. Not surprisingly, I haven't had any complaints from the dead people I didn't prevent suiciding. Which goes to prove.
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