After leaving McLean, Susanna mentions that she kept in touch with Georgina and eventually saw Lisa, now a single mother who was about to board the subway with her toddler son and seemed, although quirky, to be sane.
She is the best friend of all the fellow patients. According to Kaysen, because of the sheer guts it took to actually do it, Polly is highly respected for her courage, to the extent that none of the patients will ask why she did it. On the ward, she befriends Polly, a childlike schizophrenic ; Georgina, a pathological liar ; and Daisy, who self-harms and has obsessive—compulsive disorder.
It is not explained what happens to her after the girls visit her. During her stay in the ward, Susanna also undergoes a period of depersonalizationwhere she bites open the flesh on her hand after she becomes terrified that she has "lost her bones".
Realizing she does not want to become like Lisa, she phones for an ambulance and returns to Claymoore. Daisy has been recently released and is living in a house provided by her adoring father. Her fate after her escape is not described any further. Like Lisa, she is abrasive and seemingly aloof, but is also easily irritated or upset.
Lisa Rowe Lisa is diagnosed as a sociopathbut whether she actually is one is left open to interpretation.
They discover Polly overcome with emotion, as though she has seen her damaged face for the first time. Kurtwood Smith as Dr. She has been in the institution since she was nine, and has escaped several times over her eight years at the institution, but is always caught and is brought back eventually.
Angelina Jolie as Lisa Rowe, diagnosed as a sociopath. Susanna and the other girls are eventually informed that the recently released Daisy committed suicide on her birthday.
She is told that she will only be staying there for a few weeks, but it turns out to be one and a half years instead.
She eventually escapes and is apparently found by Lisa Rowe during one of her escapes from the hospital.
Torrey Torrey is a former drug addict. Valerie does not like her and tends to ignore her, although she does describe her as a professional when the patients complain to her. The doctor believes that the pimple is a symptom of a self-destructive disposition.
Wick will react to, during their sessions together. Behind the barred windows of the hospital ward, the girls are conscious of the events taking place in the world around them but are unable to participate. She keeps the carcasses of the cooked chicken that her father brings her in her room.
She has previously worked in Africa and her direct contact with the patients is very limited, talking to them for only a matter of minutes in a session. She, too, is diagnosed as a sociopath, though Rowe questions this and is clearly annoyed that she is no longer the only sociopath there.
She is twenty years old. Susanna describes her as "sexy" and says Daisy had a spark that the rest of the girls lack.
He is prone to violent outbursts, which eventually results in his being moved to the maximum-security ward.Moved Permanently. nginx. Girl, Interrupted is a best-selling memoir by American author Susanna Kaysen, relating her experiences as a young woman in a psychiatric hospital in the s after being diagnosed with borderline personality disorder.
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