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Unread 11-12-2010, 11:29 PM
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So I started this topic on another forum and the people seemed to enjoy asking themselves this question so I figure, why not recycle it?

Would you take the life of 1 single innocent to attain immortality, would you?

For the sake of specifics, you will get away with the crime without even so much as slight suspicion.

I'll answer with the same thing I did last time. I am unsure. I do not like the thought but death is like, the 1 thing on this earth that scares me.
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not me, I don't want to live forever even if it was free.
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As much as immortality would be great I could not bring myself to take the life on someone who is innocent.
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I dont think immortality is worth it... life gets you down too often lol

Id have to make sure its going to be a happy life first before I choose immortality
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I believe that i will take the life of that single unfortunate innocent person for immortality.
I am neither ashamed of it nor proud of it.
I will make full use of my immortality to honor that innocent life that was sacrificed and rid of any guilt whatsoever. As for my plans, well it's confidential.
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Sounds tempting, but I'd only be immortal if everyone else can stay immortal. Death is scary but being alone is scarier. So I'd say no. To rob someone's life for my own needs would be cruel. It would rob away a part of other people's lives as well.
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I could never take a life of anyone, especially an innocent. If I did, I'd lose my innocence. And then live life as an immortal with the knowledge of taking an innocent's life? I wouldn't want to live with that burden on my soul.
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Would anyone want to live with that guilty burden could anyone live forever with that burden, this is both a question of ethics and morals and the answer for any humane human being is no.
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If the question is phrased that way, most people would say no.

Let me twist the question by a little bit. What if the person to be sacrified is a prisoner on death row? Will you do it? There is nothing lost here. He is going to be executed anyway. So, what's your take? Jump for it or waste the chance?
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Default Re: Ask Yourself

Waste the chance because a life is a life no matter how good or bad the person is and taking someone's life just so that you can live on will never be right in my opinion.

Those who do take it upon themselves to kill others have to be prepared to have others try to kill them as well. And that's what they call the law of Karma.
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