Psychic Suicide

The willing of oneself to die without resorting to external means, e.g. by self-starvation after the death of a spouse
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You are committing psychic suicide if you think you can be genuinely celibate without a strong ongoing relationship with the Lord."
Milwaukee media, Schulz said, had served up a "poisonous Dahmer cocktail" that could cause "collective community psychic suicide."