Tracy Morgan has finally opened up on how life was for him, after the terrifying multiple car crash that left him bedridden for months and led to the death of his best friend.
The funny man revealed that he considered suicide and had to fight the urge for his family.
My thoughts – I was in a very dark place. I was sitting right here, contemplating suicide. I couldn’t walk,”
It’s gonna take more than 18 wheels for me to get out of here. I have to raise my girl, raise my wife, raise my family.” the 47-year old Morgan continued, “Gotta keep my octopus alive. Gotta keep my sharks alive. Those are God’s creatures! I’m needed!”
Tracy Morgan further revealed that his doctor told him his accident was one of the biggest in the world.
A doctor said, The two biggest accidents in the world was yours and Princess Diana,’ ” said Morgan. “Think about it. That’s heavy s—.”
Tracy Morgan suffered life and career-threatening injuries when a tractor owned by Walmart slammed into his limousine in 2014, killing his best friend, James McNair, and leaving him in critical condition.
Emotionally, it’s hard for me to deal with,” said Morgan who had to learn how to walk again, how to do simple things again. “I asked everybody to be there that night. I have to live with that. But I had to forgive myself. I know Jimmy [James McNair] would want it like that.”
Tracy Morgan made a remarkable recovery in time to walk his wife, Megan, down the aisle in August and was featured in this year’s Oscars skit.