Cynthia was depressive, Polly and Georgina were schizophrenic, I had a character disorder.
Depression, manic-depression, schizophrenia: All that stuff they always had trouble treating they now treat chemically.
And what about schizophrenia—that would send a chill up your spine.
People don’t "recover" from schizophrenia.
e 90 KAYSEN, Susanna DISCHARGE ON VISIT SUMMARY: Formal Diagnosis: Schizophrenic reaction, paranoid type (borderline) — currently in remission.
There are no more uses of "schizophrenia" in the book.
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The book party was as schizophrenic as the book—at Bluenight, off Union Square, one of those shadowy salons with wingback chairs and art deco mirrors that are supposed to make you feel like a Bright Young Thing.
Gillian Flynn -- Gone Girl
We drop you off, walk into some stranger’s house, and five minutes later some psycho’s lobbing off my nuts with a machete while his schizophrenic wife makes Colin do push-ups on a bed of hot coals.