mental illness, nurse, jazz
Scott had intended to blow his head off, but he didn't aim the gun properly, so instead he blew off his face. Before the gun fired he thought he didn't want to live. But after the thing had happened, he knew that what he wanted most was simply to die. It was her job to keep Scott alive.
"Where Things Were Quiet,"
Inscape: Vol. 8:
3, Article 15.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/inscape/vol8/iss3/15