It is apparently a myth that the suicide rate rises during the holiday season. Nevertheless, a disturbing number of Twitter users are claiming that they want to celebrate Christmas by killing themselves.
I think I think about suicide on Christmas more than any other time of the year.
— Winter Doll (@FragileBarbie) December 25, 2012
I swear to god ima kill myself and its christmas d shame
— A1SinceDay1 (@JuvieeBadazz) December 25, 2012
This has been the worst Christmas ever. I want to kill myself
— Deveyn McKenzie (@deveyn_xo) December 25, 2012
Can’t believe I’m here crying on Christmas. Honestly just let me kill myself now.
— nikitaFredericks(@_nikitaF) December 25, 2012
Worst Christmas Day of my life. I want to kill myself. Everyone leave me the fuck alone.
— Alexandria E (@AllieEllie) December 25, 2012
I hope I got a noose for Christmas so I can just kill myself.
— Lucy Jasmine ॐ (@lucyjasmine_xo) December 25, 2012
I’m so sad today :(( i’m gonna kill myself 🙁 i hate this world :((( bye !
— Panube (@_ShaffanMohd) December 25, 2012
I know it’s christmas, but I still want to kill myself. I thought christmas was meant to be happy? Don’t think I’ve ever been this sad tbh..
— Ashlee 😉 (@AshleeTeeTee) December 25, 2012
— Mark Hulsmeier (@markhulsmeier) December 25, 2012
I’m going to kill myself this weekend just need to get through Christmas with my grand kids Friday and nobody will care.That is the truth
— Deidre Patchin (@dpatchin09) December 25, 2012
It’s Christmas Day, why do I want to kill myself?
— An ordinary girl (@scaredandsorry) December 25, 2012
I fucking ruined christmas .. I honestly think I might kill myself.
— Lezbehonest (@ChiicaJaii) December 25, 2012
We assume most of these people are kidding. To any whose intentions are genuine, please seek help.