Year: 1975 Source: New York: Doubleday, 1975. p.1324-1326 SIEC No: 19833084

This is a short collection of suicide notes, some of them from famous people who committed suicide. Some characteristics of suicide notes are described, e.g. generally, suicide notes are: (1) prone to stereotyping; (2) less reliant on adjectives; (3) more reliant on terms of endearment & words denoting certainty; (4) identifiable by their handwriting when examined by graphologists. (KM)