One of Dr. Thompson's patients dies in an accident, leaving his girlfriend to mourn. Reassessing sessions with him, the Doctor determines discussions about the man's past indicate he may have killed himself on purpose and may have been in a suicide pact with the girl, whose miserable childhood left her in psychological turmoil. Written by
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I'm a coward, Doctor. If I could kill myself I would have done it long ago.
Dr. McKinley Thompson
You're not a coward. Suicide is neither cowardice nor courage. It's just a break with reality.
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