Morgan pays a visit to a witness to a serial killer who is being treated at a mental institution. The Unsub has been caught, and his stated goal is to prepare her for the trial.
As they converse, Morgan realizes there are holes in the witness' narrative, and so he pursues a line of questioning to try and help her remember all of the details.
It turns out the whole tale is one involving an extreme case of Stockholm Syndrome: the witness had actually been an accomplice.
There are times when the mind is dealt such a blow that it hides itself in insanity. There are times when reality is nothing but pain, and to escape that pain the mind must leave reality behind. - Patrick RothfussMorgan
Daria: I loved him. That's why I did those things. After a while he didn't even have to ask me to do it, I just did it.
Morgan: Wait a minute. Did you torture people on your own?
Daria: That's what he wanted. He loved me. He kept me for a whole year. The other ones he just had for a few weeks.
Morgan: Daria would you hurt someone again, if Joe asked you?
Daria: If he wanted. He's my boyfriend. I loved him. I still love him
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