At that point, Ricki says she already knew he was 'gone.' 'Everybody thought he was missing, but I knew,' she said.
Evans would eventually leave Ricki when he experienced another manic episode in September 2016, and just five months later, the couple spent their final night together.
It would occur just three days before Evans' took his own life on February 11, which Lake admitted tearfully she did not know would be 'goodbye.' She received a final text message from Evans on February 8, in which her ex explained how their night together as 'sacred healing for my heart.'The next day, Ricki learned from Evan's sister that her ex had e-mailed her a suicide note.
Their self-esteem soars out of control and it’s hard for them to sit still.
They talk more, are easily distracted, their thoughts race, and they don’t sleep enough.
Bipolar disorder is a mood disorder that is also known as manic-depressive disorder.
This illness is a mood disorder which carries a psychiatric diagnosis.It’s also common to gain or lose weight, sleep too much or too little, and even think about suicide.During this phase, people feel super-charged and think they can do anything.Bipolar 1 disorder is when a person experiences defined manic episodes.Bipolar 2 disorder is when a lesser mania, called hypomania, is paired with depressed episodes.Sometimes called manic depression, bipolar disorder causes extreme shifts in mood.