I told you it was nothing.
I’m in love with you, you’re in love with her. You were both in the same room as me, a situation I have never learned to cope with. I was drinking, something they are convinced plays a bigger part in all of this than I let on. I twisted the tab off the can, and pushed it into my hand. I ran it over and back until there were small lines of red. You didn’t notice until the next day. I told you it was nothing.
Person female, 20, began to SI at 14, nursing student