Self Research: An illustration
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Well you said that you weren’t sure, like you didn’t know what
was going on for you, or you didn’t know what these noises or
the swearing was about?
Rob: Mmm, mmm
Ian: (…) that was a mystery?
Rob: Yeah. I’d say it was (…) I just knew it was happening. Um,
[shit] (…) mmm (…) I just knew it was happening, and because
it didn’t matter to some of the people round me I’d kind of
perhaps didn’t take up the … um … identity of this person
making noises which I see now, when I’m working with young,
with like Tourette’s, that they maybe have taken on this identity,
that, you know, I have Tourette’s syndrome, and this is how I’m
going to, you know, be … this is my identity. I think if I ever did
go or was taken to a doctor or stuff, they never picked up the
identity of having it, so it’s quite (…) I look back with relief on
that one [laugh] (…)
Ian: It may sound like an obvious question, but why do you look
back with relief on [click] [shit] that?