When I was a teen-ager I went through a period of deep...

When I was a teen-ager I went through a period of deep depression and discouragement. My parents had divorced and the family had scattered. It seemed that I had no real family anymore, no adult who cared what became of me, no money, and no prospect of higher education. When with friends my own age, I tried to conceal a growing sense of panic and inadequacy about facing the world alone. I seriously considered suicide and tried to decide how this might be accomplished.

Although I was interested in religion, read the Bible and discussed its meaning, I could find little comfort. A family friend said one day, "You will never be happy—you ask too many questions, and there aren't any answers."

Testimony of Healing
Christian Science was introduced to me well over sixty years...
December 11, 1989

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