This is a self exploratory paper sparked by a question that has loomed in my head for some months now; “Should I take antidepressants?” Through analyzing my thoughts and emotions leading to the depressing state, I explore my early childhood experiences as an adopted child from Korea and explore a more recent, emotionally charged break-up in that context. I use the knowledge gained in order to draw conclusions regarding how to change and lead my life.



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