SisterY argues that the harms of suicide come from the following sources:
1. The suicide prohibition (such as the perception of suicide as “tragic,” when we should be supporting it).
2. A sense of entitlement (that is to say, the absurd belief that we are owed this person’s company and support).
3. The arrogant belief that we “know better” (as when we evaluate someone’s life as being worth living, when they themselves do not).
See her full entry for more information.