chapter  18
Musical Epiphany
Pages 14

Tragedy has come thick and fast for Rose. In just a month, her elderly father dies and her son is arrested for drug dealing. Rose’s always precarious mental health falters and she comes back onto the ward. She asks to come to music therapy again, and we pick up the sessions from where we’d left off six months ago. ‘I miss my father and my son…,’ she whispers in a cracked voice as we walk to the room.