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Oh, God. Nicholas Hughes, 47, the son of Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes, has committed suicide in Alaska, where until recently he was a professor of fisheries and ocean sciences. [Guardian]


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Erin Gloria Ryan

I can't imagine what it must feel like in the hours leading up to taking one's own life. Here's hoping that he has found peace and that others heading down his path might find comfort in something other than suicide.