There is a way that seems right to a man, but the end thereof is death. (Proverbs 14:12)
Brittany Maynard, a young woman with an incurable brain tumor, recently took her own life rather than suffer through a painful, difficult descent into natural death. She had moved from California to Oregon, which is a "right-to-die" state that allows terminally ill people to be assisted in ending their lives on their terms.
How should we think about this? It depends on your starting point.