suicide pact

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Noun1.suicide pact - an agreement by two or more people to commit suicide together at a given place and time; "the two lovers killed themselves in a suicide pact"
agreement, understanding - the statement (oral or written) of an exchange of promises; "they had an agreement that they would not interfere in each other's business"; "there was an understanding between management and the workers"
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suicide pact

npatto suicida
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The Korean War transformed the post-World War II contest between the Soviet Union and the United States from one of advancing distrust to an arms-race death pact that appeared to drown out the possibility that the second half of the twentieth century would be less conflicted than the first half.
His telling is coarse, the details horrific, but he also claims an unlikely bout of telepathy between killer and victims, a death pact that professes to be mutually beneficial for predator and prey.
A suicide note found in his pocket said he needed to 'keep my half of the bargain' of a death pact he made with Nancy.
London, Oct 16 (ANI): Singing legend Sir Cliff Richard has revealed that he has made a death pact with one of his sisters if they develop dementia as their beloved mother did.
A CHARITY which counsels suicidal people has warned of the dangers the internet could pose after police said they thought that two strangers, including one from West Yorkshire, had formed a death pact hours after making contact online.
ACHARITY last night warned of the dangers of the internet after police said they thought that two strangers had formed a death pact hours after making contact online.
These excuses have been pouring from the lips of those who seek to excuse what appears to have been a depressing death pact suicide Yet by any normal measure their grief was not "unbearable.
Davis makes a death pact with his lover on "I Will Protect You.
In Montreal, porn actor Denys (Shawn Ashmore) hides his illness so he will not lose his job while his mother (Stockard Channing) makes her own death pact.
The death pact was believed to be the first of its kind resulting from internet contact in Britain.
Mrs Ainscow survived the death pact after being pulled from the sea but Mr Ainscow died.