"It's exciting enough and different enough that it doesn't actually seem that bad at first. It does take some time to sink in."
"I wasn't expecting to, in a lot of ways, enjoy being just by myself, enjoy the time alone and enjoy the environment."
"It wasn't those adrenaline fuelled situations that were the toughest. It was actually just some of the boring, bleak days."
"I was very depressed to begin with, and then it progressed into avoiding and avoiding until there was nothing more I could avoid, and I was just in my house."