The Wichitan

The best and worst day of my life

Jacklyn York, mass communication junior, and her son Braiden York play a game of light saber battle in the front lawn. Photo by Rachel Johnson

Jacklyn York

April 20, 2016

After one of a million familiar fights with my live-in boyfriend and one very hard year, I lifted the pill bottle and swallowed up what was left and then chased it with a mouthful of liquor.Then I went to bed and laid beside him.And waited.The next thing I remember, he was rushing me to the hospital. I...

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suicide attempt; depression; child loss