Both expressions "looking down upon us" and your "looking up from hell" are both expressions of belief. Nobody knows really anything about death which is a huge mystery. Maybe killing one's self is a ticket to higher place or maybe it is not. Or perhaps it is neither. Nobody really knows. Maybe all talk about higher and lower, heaven and hell, is just pure BS. Or maybe it's not. Nobody knows! Can we even think death in terms of 'place'? Does death take us to some 'place'? Is death something spatial? Nobody really knows.
Only thing, for sure, is that our being as human beings is, as Martin Heidegger said, always being-towards-death. That was the essential insight of his philosophy and only through understanding this fundamental fact and mystery of human existence can one truly become a human being.
"Air is the very substance of our freedom, the substance of superhuman joy....aerial joy is freedom."--Gaston Bachelard--
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