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30th Nov '16 8:46:26 PM aishwarya
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** A young orphan boy, Milos, tries to jump off a bridge after failing to find his mother in the red-light district and concluding that he's unwanted. [[spoiler: He's rescued in the nick of time by Grimmer and Tenma.]]
4th Oct '16 3:47:34 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''Series/TotalRecall2070'':
** When Detectives Hume and Farve are walking the streets, they get into an emergency involving a woman threatening to jump off a building. She commits suicide right in front of Hume, who fails to talk her down.
** Later in the series, David Hume's wife Olivia is driven to suicide by people who want to stop her from testifying for a murder that she saw someone else commit. David catches her in time and gets her to throw up the pills she swallowed.
29th Sep '16 1:26:01 AM Tron80
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* ''Fanfic/GhostsOfEvangelion'': [[spoiler:Asuka]] wanted to kill herself after getting raped, but [[spoiler:Misato]] found her and stopped her before she carried it out.
19th Sep '16 8:50:07 PM PaulA
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* The protagonist of Creator/PiersAnthony's first ''Literature/IncarnationsOfImmortality'' book ''On a Pale Horse'' is about to commit suicide when he's interrupted by The Grim Reaper, showing up in time to collect his soul. Face to face with mortality, he turns the gun upon and shoots Death, and then Fate shows up and tells him "Congratulations, [[YouKillItYouBoughtIt you're the new Death]]."

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* The protagonist of Creator/PiersAnthony's first ''Literature/IncarnationsOfImmortality'' book ''On a Pale Horse'' ''Literature/OnAPaleHorse'' is about to commit suicide when he's interrupted by The Grim Reaper, TheGrimReaper, showing up in time to collect his soul. Face to face with mortality, he turns the gun upon and shoots Death, and then Fate shows up and tells him "Congratulations, [[YouKillItYouBoughtIt you're the new Death]]."
18th Sep '16 12:10:37 AM CaptainTedium
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* Happened in the ''WesternAnimation/WhatACartoonShow'' short "Malcolm and Melvin". Melvin prepares to commit suicide by jumping off his window ledge, but he decides life is worth living when he hears Malcolm playing his trumpet.
10th Sep '16 12:18:11 PM ElegantVamp
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** His interview was featured in the documentary ''The Golden Gate Bridge Suicides'' which includes multiple variations on this situation. One man talks about taking pictures of the bridge and needing a few minutes to realize that he's taking pictures of a woman who has stepped over the ledge and is about to jump.

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** His interview was featured in the documentary ''The Golden Gate Bridge Suicides'' Bridge'' which includes multiple variations on this situation. One man talks about taking pictures of the bridge and needing a few minutes to realize that he's taking pictures of a woman who has stepped over the ledge and is about to jump.
25th Aug '16 3:29:04 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''ArchipelagoExodus''' EmotionlessGirl Rie Nepas tries to kill herself after the death of her [[HeterosexualLifePartners Heterosexual Life Partner]]. She [[BurialInSpace rigs his ashes to a rocket]] and quietly stands inside the blast radius, only to be rescued by her on-again-off-again friend Natalie.

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* ''ArchipelagoExodus''' ''Roleplay/ArchipelagoExodus''' EmotionlessGirl Rie Nepas tries to kill herself after the death of her [[HeterosexualLifePartners Heterosexual Life Partner]]. She [[BurialInSpace rigs his ashes to a rocket]] and quietly stands inside the blast radius, only to be rescued by her on-again-off-again friend Natalie.
16th Aug '16 11:02:44 PM PaulA
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* A couple of instances from the Literature/VorkosiganSaga:
** In ''Barrayar'', Cordelia interrupts Kou, when he is about to slit his throat with the sword she had acquired for him. He tries to pretend that he wasn't serious about it.

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* A couple of instances from the Literature/VorkosiganSaga:
''Literature/VorkosiganSaga'':
** In ''Barrayar'', ''Literature/{{Barrayar}}'', Cordelia interrupts Kou, when he is about to slit his throat with the sword she had acquired for him. He tries to pretend that he wasn't serious about it.
24th Jul '16 3:03:17 PM nombretomado
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* A 1940s ''{{Popeye}}'' cartoon "Happy Birthdaze" has Popeye meeting Shorty, a friendless nebbish who is about to shoot himself - in a Paramount Pictures in-joke, Popeye tries to compliment him by saying he looks like BobHope, and a horrified Shorty puts a ''bigger'' gun to his head! By the end of the cartoon [[spoiler: Shorty has messed things up for Popeye so bad that ''Popeye'' shoots the little shnook!]]

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* A 1940s ''{{Popeye}}'' cartoon "Happy Birthdaze" has Popeye meeting Shorty, a friendless nebbish who is about to shoot himself - in a Paramount Pictures in-joke, Popeye tries to compliment him by saying he looks like BobHope, Creator/BobHope, and a horrified Shorty puts a ''bigger'' gun to his head! By the end of the cartoon [[spoiler: Shorty has messed things up for Popeye so bad that ''Popeye'' shoots the little shnook!]]
17th Jul '16 6:18:53 PM Pichu-kun
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* In ''Film/CityLights'' [[Creator/CharlieChaplin The Tramp]] convinces a man not to drown himself. They become friends afterwards. Apparently the man gets suicidal often when drunk.
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