Year: 1972 Source: Journal of Nervous and Mental Disorders, v.155, no.2, (1972), p.125-130 SIEC No: 19840275

This article desribes a joint suicide attempt involving 2 male homosexuals. The authors state that a desire for a union with mother represents a motive force in dual suicides & homosexuality. Family histories, details of the pact & dynamics of psychoanalytic therapy are described.