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    hi so im 16 and adopted but I just don't feel loved. I cut, and drink but nothing takes my pain away my real sister lives with me and she gets along wit my adopted mom great but its just me its like im not good enough ive thought about just ending my life but I don't want my lil sis to get hurt please help!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    RE: 16 and dont know what to do


    Thanks for reaching out to us for help. It sounds like you are in a lot of pain right now, and it was very brave for you to reach out for help. We are sorry to hear that you do not feel loved and that you and your mother fight so much. That sounds incredibly difficult. It sounds like you are struggling with drinking and cutting, and you have thought about ending your life. We are here to listen and support you in any way that we can. If you are thinking about suicide, the National Suicide Hotline could be a great resource for you. You can chat with them on or call them directly at 1-800-273-8255. They are there to help you stay safe if you are thinking about hurting yourself. You can always reach out to us also at 1-800-RUNAWAY (786-2929). Our top priority is your safety, and it sounds like you are not safe at home right now. It can be very helpful to reach out to loved ones and let them know that you are thinking about hurting yourself. It sounds like you care for your sister and do not want her to be hurt. It could help to let someone know how you have been feeling. You mentioned that you are considering running away as an alternative to hurting yourself. We are here to help you make a plan to stay safe and to find resources that can help you stay off the street. We can go through all your options and come up with a plan over the phone or live chat. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us, we care about your safety and understand how difficult it can be to reach out. We are hoping to hear from you soon, and wish you the best of luck.
    Please remember you can reach us directly by calling our 24 hour hotline, 1-800-RUNAWAY (786-2929) or through our Live Chat.

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