Her early, self-inflicted death gave a tragic dimension to all that came before.
Adam's self-inflicted wounds and his attempts at escape revolve around the canals and the river.
It would have been truer to say that the lyricist died of self-inflicted wounds.
He suffered chronic depression and died in 1890 from a self-inflicted gunshot wound when he was 37.
At least 75 percent of people suffer from various feet problems and most of these are self-inflicted .
He had suffered a single self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
Perseverance in the face of adversity is always a welcome attribute, even if that adversity is sometimes self-inflicted .
He was released from a Sydney hospital this afternoon and his self-inflicted wounds are said to have been minor.
However, he said he would not return a verdict of suicide and instead returned a verdict of self-inflicted death.
I don't feel much sympathy, though - after all, it's largely a self-inflicted wound.