jb wrote:Hikohadon wrote:The soothing effect of the suicide option to the person committing it is - unlike most big decisions - you don't have to worry about the consequences. You don't have to deal with your family's grief or people calling you a coward or your bills or your bitchy girlfriend or your car engine or your job or your weight or your cholesterol level or growing old or your health insurance or your pension. You just get erased, and everything else gets erased with it.
What about hell?
You have to believe in that. Then you have to believe that you're not already in it.
Religion has certainly put in provisions to try to prevent people from taking the easy way out. It would really fuck up the slave labor system.