.This is probably the mental picture people have of "mental illness". Destitute. When you're in a depressed episode it can be difficult to take care of yourself and that is one of the serious symptoms of mental illness. When you are mentally ill treatment including medication, counseling, and support from family and community is what you need. There are times when you can't take care of yourself and need the help of your network of support to help you.
This is probably the most famous of the various beautiful staircases of the abandoned Beelitz Heilstätten, located in Beelitz, Brandenburg (Germany). Built in 1898 and has been abandoned for 13 years now.