Have you ever felt lost? It’s that feeling you get when you wake up in the morning and realize you’re not living the life you intended. You try to block out the feelings, but something inside of you just can’t cope. You have two choices. In seventh and eighth grade we were allowed to check people into the divider along one side of the gym, and there were some big hits laid down. My lack of speed and abundant girth meant I was usually the goalie. Slap shots were allowed from any distance, and catching the edge of the stick in the face could draw blood..
A business consists of assets and liabilities, or in other words, what it owns and what it owes. There are several types of assets a business can possess. One type is referred to as intangible fixed assets. Jamie Davies, known as Delta, passed away after taking his own life last Monday (August 6).The 32 year old father of two had been battling with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after serving with the British Army for more than a decade.Jamie’s sad passing came just months after a failed suicide attempt, during which he tried to overdose.His death is all the more poignant as the proud ex soldier ran a Facebook page for fellow struggling veterans, and posted video blogs about his struggles online.Jamie, a sniper with 4 SCOTS, met Samantha when both served in Iraq.The couple tied the knot in August 2009, and went on to have two children Archie (6) and Eilidh (1).Jamie Davies pictured with wife, Samantha and children Archie and Eilidh.During his time with the Army, Jamie completed a tour of Iraq and two in Afghanistan. He discharged in December 2013, and returned home to Kirkfieldbank, later being employed at the State Hospital Carstairs.A JustGiving page set up to help Jamie’s family following his passing has raised almost Samantha told the Advertiser: “Jamie sought help and support for PTSD in recent years, and had been in touch with Combat Stress.”I think he just kept it to himself for so long, before finally opening up about it.Armed forces suicide epidemic revealed as Scots hero among five veterans who died in past week”The level of support you receive after leaving the Army with regards to mental health is diabolical.”Jamie took a lot from his Facebook page Out of Sight, Out of Mind. He used to say that if he was helping at least one person by doing it, it was worthwhile.”I think his posts and videos really helped a lot of people, and I know some of the boys are going to try and keep it going as a source of support in Jamie’s memory.”Jamie Davies (right), pictured with dad Robin (centre) and cousin Calum Davies at Ibrox.Rangers fan Jamie attended Kirkfieldbank Primary School, before enrolling at Lanark Grammar.He signed up to the Army at the age of just 16, and attended the Army Foundation College in Harrogate..