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Jumping into life not off the bridge

Shall I jump!

Have you ever thought of jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge at night, when the traffic has subsided and it just seems like the right thing to do? I often did. 
 
Flying into the darkness, with cold, fast currents 220 feet below, seeing the Alcatraz prison off in the distance, all of that appeared exciting, meaningful, and just a good idea. 
 
Back in the early 1970s, when I was living in San Francisco, working as a flight attendant and slowing going crazy, there were many nights of standing looking over the edge.