24th May 2024

Reply To: Awakenings (Year 2)

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Hi, Sophie. The “alternative is unthinkable” – I sort of agree with the doctor Sayer consulted. It’s unthinkable – in the figurative sense – to be catatonic for years or decades and to be conscious, or at least partly conscious, of being alive. People need an option, and these patients had any, at least until Dr Sayer started investigating.