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    Deather or Coma

    Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by Leaka, Jun 5, 2009.

    Sorta inspired by the Dash or Comma thread. In the sense I keep misreading it as Death or Coma.
    So let's say you got into a terrible accident. And you're body was in a terrible fate.
    From this accident would you rather your mind and body die or go into a coma?
     
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    Laeka - Pfizer!
     
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    What does that mean?
     
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    Coma. There's always a chance!

    Seconded on wanting to know what pfizer means!
     
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    Pfizer Pharmceuticals. It's a major drug manufacturer
     
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    Okay. But I don't quite get what he is saying still though. :)
     
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    i lolled :D sorry, but twas funny
     
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    I'm just sayin', Leaka, it's a gloomy subject. Pfizer holds most of the patents on things one can take to get rid of the gloom. :rolleyes:
     
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    What does that mean?
     
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    let me re-write:
    i lol-ed. sorry, Leaka, but it was really funny.
    hehehe :D
     
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    No...what did Wrey mean?
     
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    el oh el at all this confusion...

    I would pick death. Sure, there's hope when you're in a coma, but I don't like the picture of Joel just sitting by my bed, day after day, hoping that one day I might wake up. It's sad. Not that me dying isn't sad...but I could haunt him if I were dead. Or something.
     
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    seems a moot question to me... there's no way i'd choose staying in a coma over death... i don't see why anyone would...
     
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    Depends if my coma would be like Life on Mars (the UK version, not the US atrocity).
     
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    I have decided on none of the above.
     
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    What a disturbingly morbid discussion.
     
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    I think I'd choose coma. Cause when blood supply is temporally cut off to the brain your brain goes into a state of hallucination...and that is how Near Death Experiences happen. You're just seeing a dream your brain gives you.
    So Coma would be cool.


    @Wrey: I don't need anti-depressants


    @Cogito: Morbid seems to be the only thing on my brain tee hee.
     
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    Death, without a doubt. I don't need to be hogging hospital beds, and being a constant burden for my family and friends. Life ends one way or another, sooner or later.
    Of course, I believe in an after-life so death holds no fear for me, I'm only afraid of pain.
     
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    I think I'm with Wrey on this one. :confused:
     
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    But I'm really happy about it. If I was depressed I'd be crying about it.
    I'm a freak with a smile.
     
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    lol @ Leaka... Reminds me of that scene in harry potter 3 reading tea leaves ron says ""you're gonna die but you're going to be happy about it"
     
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    lol!
    Yeah. I'm not a sad depressed person.
    It's obvious I'm a happy depressed person.
     
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    The light in the tunnel is the brain's blue screen. It says nothing about what exists after the power is off for good.
     
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    The brain just goes into a way to relax the whole body.
    A mind wtf moment as the lights go out.
     
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    I had a dream about seven years ago that I shot myself in the head. There was a bright burst of light, narrowing down to a tiny point, then nothing. Just blackness.

    Creepy much!
     

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