Everyone is so focused on the tool, but I used to cut myself with staples, not a knife or razor. When someone is hurting, they’ll find a way to lash out. Take away the guns, the person is still left with unresolved mental health problems, now looking for a new way to express the silent screaming they’ve been doing for years unheard.
Stop screaming. Stop debating. Start listening.
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