Over The Waterfall by Emily Maguire

This week’s Song of the Week was suggested by MIA Reader Yvette N: “‘If they can’t find a cure this time, they’ll take me away in a big white van’ captures the absolute despair of rollercoaster moods, and the chilling spectre of being carted away to a locked psychiatric ward.”

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