Mark Govier is so very right, we should be able to decide ,enough is enough when we are so very ill or handicapped and entirely dependent on others.
We all say an animal does not have to suffer, so why should we humans!
How many readers know about two organisation who would appreciate your support and help you as well?
Compassion in Dying tel: 0800 99 2434
Dignity in Dying: 0207 7479 7730
Both organisations are well supported and highly thought of. They are helpful and full of information.
How many know of “Advance decision” – a form you can complete and state your wishes when seriously ill, e.g: ” do not resuscitate”?
Both groups will give you the info you need. Good luck.
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