Jul 072011
12 year old girl committed suicide to donate eyes to dad & a kidney to her brother

Often, Mumpy would listen quietly and sadly as the elders discussed how only an eye surgery could save her father’s vision and a kidney transplant her brother’s life.But both surgeries were beyond the family’s meagre means. One day, Mumpy hit upon a plan, which to her 12-year-old mind seemed the answer to all troubles. She would kill herself, which would save the dowry, too, and her organs would give her loved ones back their lives. Mumpy did stick to her plan. But the suicide note […]