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Hearing people open up about their near-death experiences is fascinating and it can reignite a sense that life is precious and can be taken away from us at any given moment.

But while a renewed perspective on life after narrowly avoiding accidental death is affirming, nothing is more terrifying when considering those who've managed to avoid death when it was motivated.

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Survivors Of Stalkers Share Their Experiences
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Stalkers are a special kind of scary.

That is just a cold, hard fact of life that we must deal with.

And for some reason, these people get fixated on others.

They think they're in love... meanwhile we're calling the police and moving cities.

There is nothing more horrifying than having your life held hostage by someone.

Redditorrentinghappinesswanted to see who would be willing to discuss what it took to live through this scary life experience. They asked:

"People who have had a stalker, how did you realize you were being stalked and what ended up happening?"
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People Who Knew Someone That Died At Their School Share Their Experiences
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Content warning: suicide.

Cherish every moment.

That is a saying we just keep taking for granted.

Another second is never promised.

Sometimes we check ourselves when the death of the young happens.

The unfairness of it all is almost too much to handle.

Let's share some stories.

And maybe learn to appreciate life a little more.

Redditordeadmoby5wanted to see who would be willing to share about the not-so-great days in school. They asked:

"Has anyone ever died at your school/college/university? What happened to them?"
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People Who've Survived An Accident Without Major Injuries Share Their Stories
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Life is not guaranteed. Every second is fleeting and could be your last! Feel better about the state of the world? I do.

I'm not here to coddle you, I'm here for truth kids. Danger abounds like mosquitoes in summer. But... there is hope.

We can survive. Everyday we all face insurmountable, life threatening situations, just by crossing the street, or going to Starbucks. And in some instances we survive actual near tragedy.

Who hasn't heard the tales of people walking away from the jaws of life with barely a scratch scratch? It can happen, but often it's rare. So let's discuss them.

Redditoru/CrownedBirdwanted to hear about some major miracles by asking:

What moment made you say "Yep, I'm definitely dead", but survived with no major injuries?
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