'I'm drowning and you're standing three feet away screaming "learn how to swim! - this is how being depressive must feel like. Horrible feeling for the screaming person as well - I know what I'm talking about.
A neuro-biochemical illness we fight every day. We dont want pity --we ask for moments of understanding & compassion. We use therapy, trial-and-error medication "cocktails, " & every available tool and sometimes it's all just too much.