Indirect Suicide

Death as the unintended outcome of high-risk behaviour, such as BASE jumping or mountain climbing
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Much of this indifference might be categorized as forms of "chronic suicide" (Menninger, 1938) or "indirect suicide" (Shneidman, 1996).
Within that broad orientation fall cases which Tatz categorises as, for instance, accidental or indirect suicide (the risk-runners); the slashers and self-mutilators who "kill" an offending part of the body; those making a statement about their desire for revenge or retaliation (political suicide); violence to others and then to self as an appeal for support and assistance; the termination of irremediable grief; suicide as the only way to exercise autonomy and to exercise personal sovereignty.
Her indirect suicide transports her to paradise, where she discovers true equality and sexual freedom.