Some years since, the idea of self destruction—concealed under the disguise of a common mistake—presented itself to my mind.
The belief sustained him in those too frequent moments when sheer weariness of spirit whispered of self–destruction.
I had a further and final plan—to save my last bullet for self destruction.
Having no access to opium, and being deprived of knives, they resorted to the most ingenious modes of self destruction.
The plunge of the victim of self destruction has a sadder and more decided sound.
He was put to bed and when sober he felt the shame and remorse so keenly that he was at the point of self destruction.