Desperation

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Desperation is the emotional state of despair in which a person feels a situation to be hopeless and without satisfactory options. Decisions made in desperation may be more rash, impulsive, and inappropriate than those made in a rational frame of mind.

Desperation may also refer to:

Popular culture[edit]

Literature
  • Desperation (novel), a 1996 Stephen King novel set in the fictional town of Desperation, Nevada
Film
Gaming
Music

Other[edit]

  • Omorashi, a fetishism sometimes referred to in the Western world as "desperation fetishism"

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