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Transcript of original artwork for Ghost

The place you disappear to that you’re not supposed to talk about.

[Doctor] Look, PTSD* is common in your situation.

*Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

And unfortunately, without treatment, it often gets worse instead of better.

[Whit] You know, I’ve dealt with regular anxiety and depression before, and comparatively they almost seem predictable.

This has felt so—

Disorganized

I’ve also never felt so alone in my life. People want to support sexual assault survivors but have no clue how to. You see the pained look in their face when you talk about it, so you just stop mentioning it. You want to get over it for everyone’s sake.

[Doctor] Well, that’s not up to them, or even you fully, now is it?

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